The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 221 219 193
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 29 48 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.49% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 2.56% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 42
Median daily rate £360 £363 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £323 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.32% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+80.64% -20.51%
Exchange Server 2013
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1643 1875 1672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.42% 19.22% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1132 894
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 63 74
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.68 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.71% +6.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £41.45 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 2013 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +18 11 £475 -2.56% 1
Berkshire +10 8 £360 +80.00% 1
Hampshire -9 6 £350 -3.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £343 +11.38% 1
East Sussex +2 1 £375 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire -8 1 £275 -38.88% 2
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 65 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 53 (70.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 50 (66.67%) Windows
5 44 (58.67%) Migration
6 40 (53.33%) Office 365
7 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (42.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 32 (42.67%) PowerShell
10 31 (41.33%) Windows Server
11 27 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (32.00%) Security Cleared
14 23 (30.67%) Skype for Business
15 19 (25.33%) VMware
16 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (22.67%) DNS
17 17 (22.67%) Citrix
18 16 (21.33%) SharePoint
18 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
19 15 (20.00%) DHCP
19 15 (20.00%) Windows 10
20 12 (16.00%) Symantec
20 12 (16.00%) SC Cleared
20 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
21 11 (14.67%) NetBackup
21 11 (14.67%) Norton AntiVirus
21 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2013

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 53 (70.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (42.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 23 (30.67%) Skype for Business
6 16 (21.33%) SharePoint
7 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (53.33%) Office 365
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) DNS
2 15 (20.00%) DHCP
3 10 (13.33%) Skype
4 8 (10.67%) SMTP
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (9.33%) LAN
5 7 (9.33%) WAN
6 6 (8.00%) SAN
7 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (5.33%) MPLS
8 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.00%) Firewall
9 3 (4.00%) VoIP
10 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.33%) Network Security
11 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (8.00%) Electronics
2 3 (4.00%) Military
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Consultant
2 15 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 14 (18.67%) Architect
4 11 (14.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Migration Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Office 365 Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Office 365 Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Technical Architect
8 6 (8.00%) Active Directory Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Office 365 Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Clustering
1 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 50 (66.67%) Windows
2 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server
4 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 9 (12.00%) Windows 8
9 8 (10.67%) Android
10 5 (6.67%) Linux
11 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Migration
2 7 (9.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 7 (9.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (9.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (9.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (5.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.00%) Presales
5 3 (4.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (2.67%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.67%) CRM
6 2 (2.67%) ITIL
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.33%) Validation
7 1 (1.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) VB
3 1 (1.33%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.33%) PHP
3 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.00%) MCITP
5 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.67%) MCP
5 2 (2.67%) MCSA
5 2 (2.67%) MCSE
5 2 (2.67%) MCTS
6 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.33%) XenApp
4 8 (10.67%) vSphere
5 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) NetBackup
1 11 (14.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (9.33%) AirWatch
2 7 (9.33%) SCCM
2 7 (9.33%) WSUS
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.33%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.33%) SCOM
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.67%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (2.67%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) VMware
3 17 (22.67%) Citrix
4 12 (16.00%) Symantec
5 9 (12.00%) HP
6 7 (9.33%) Cisco
6 7 (9.33%) MobileIron
7 5 (6.67%) EMC
8 4 (5.33%) Dell
8 4 (5.33%) Sophos
9 2 (2.67%) Lotus
9 2 (2.67%) Varonis
9 2 (2.67%) Wyse
10 1 (1.33%) Apple
10 1 (1.33%) Google
10 1 (1.33%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.33%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.33%) Veeam