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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 222 209 217
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 44 29 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.33% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.52% 1.91% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 1
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£375 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -18.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £463
% change year-on-year
+9.64% -26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £16.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.30% -50.00%
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
1744 1518 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.79% 17.14% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 768 649
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 84 100
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 13 £475 - 1
Hampshire -4 10 £350 -12.50% 1
Berkshire 0 9 £375 -0.99% 3
Surrey +3 7 £325 +8.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £300 -40.00% 3
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2013.

1 74 (70.48%) Active Directory
2 71 (67.62%) Microsoft
3 67 (63.81%) MS Exchange
4 56 (53.33%) SharePoint
5 53 (50.48%) Windows
6 50 (47.62%) Lync
7 49 (46.67%) Hyper-V
8 39 (37.14%) SQL
9 38 (36.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 38 (36.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (35.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 37 (35.24%) CRM
11 36 (34.29%) Dynamics CRM
12 35 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
12 35 (33.33%) VMware
13 33 (31.43%) Clustering
14 32 (30.48%) Disaster Recovery
15 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (27.62%) SharePoint 2010
16 27 (25.71%) Dynamics AX
17 26 (24.76%) Cloud Computing
18 25 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
21 20 (19.05%) Application Packaging
21 20 (19.05%) Citrix
22 19 (18.10%) .NET
23 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
24 16 (15.24%) SOA
24 16 (15.24%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (63.81%) MS Exchange
2 56 (53.33%) SharePoint
3 50 (47.62%) Lync
4 38 (36.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (35.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 35 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 29 (27.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (3.81%) IBM Notes
12 3 (2.86%) IIS
13 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (34.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (25.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.76%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (12.38%) Office 365
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) LAN
2 10 (9.52%) SAN
3 9 (8.57%) Firewall
4 7 (6.67%) WAN
4 7 (6.67%) SMTP
5 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.76%) DNS
6 4 (3.81%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.81%) MPLS
7 3 (2.86%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.90%) VPN
8 2 (1.90%) IPsec
8 2 (1.90%) OSPF
8 2 (1.90%) BGP
8 2 (1.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.95%) MGCP
9 1 (0.95%) H.323
9 1 (0.95%) VLAN
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Legal
3 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Architect
2 28 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 11 (10.48%) Consultant
3 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Administrator
6 7 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (6.67%) Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.71%) Senior Technical Architect
7 6 (5.71%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Messaging Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.86%) Migration Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) Application Packaging
2 19 (18.10%) .NET
3 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.43%) Clustering
2 8 (7.62%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) Replication
4 3 (2.86%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.86%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.95%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.48%) Windows
2 38 (36.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) CRM
2 32 (30.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (15.24%) Migration
3 16 (15.24%) SOA
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL
4 14 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.71%) Email Migration
7 5 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.81%) Service Management
8 4 (3.81%) Data Architecture
8 4 (3.81%) Network Management
8 4 (3.81%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.86%) Change Management
9 3 (2.86%) ITSM
10 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.14%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.57%) MCSE
5 5 (4.76%) VCP4
6 4 (3.81%) CCNP
6 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.81%) MCITP
7 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.86%) MCTS
7 3 (2.86%) CCNA
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) MCP
9 1 (0.95%) MCSD
9 1 (0.95%) CCA
9 1 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.95%) CCEA
9 1 (0.95%) CISSP
9 1 (0.95%) CISA
9 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) P3O
System Software
1 74 (70.48%) Active Directory
2 49 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 25 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (10.48%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.81%) vSphere
5 4 (3.81%) XenApp
6 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.95%) UAG
8 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) SCCM
2 7 (6.67%) ARCserve
3 4 (3.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.86%) SCOM
5 2 (1.90%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.90%) Foglight
5 2 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 71 (67.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (33.33%) VMware
3 20 (19.05%) Citrix
4 14 (13.33%) Cisco
5 9 (8.57%) HP
5 9 (8.57%) Symantec
6 7 (6.67%) Altiris
6 7 (6.67%) CA
7 6 (5.71%) 3PAR
8 5 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.81%) Lotus
10 3 (2.86%) Brocade
10 3 (2.86%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.86%) F5
11 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.90%) Clearswift
11 2 (1.90%) Tripwire
11 2 (1.90%) Juniper
12 1 (0.95%) Remedy
12 1 (0.95%) McAfee
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