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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 226 208 236
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 49 47 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.51% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.52% 2.70% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 9
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£363 £334 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
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
1947 1743 1494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.42% 18.75% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1201 966 826
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 89 69
Average hourly rate £18.68 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Hampshire +22 29 £363 +20.83% 7
Kent +9 10 £375 +7.14% 3
Berkshire -11 3 £200 -50.76% 2
East Sussex +1 2 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire -20 2 £290 +44.63% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £381 -
Surrey - 2 £488 - 4
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England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 92 (94.85%) MS Exchange
2 84 (86.60%) Windows
2 84 (86.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (77.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (75.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (61.86%) Microsoft
6 57 (58.76%) Active Directory
7 55 (56.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (53.61%) MCSE
9 46 (47.42%) ITIL
10 36 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 34 (35.05%) VMware
12 29 (29.90%) Intel
13 26 (26.80%) Lync
14 24 (24.74%) XenApp
15 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
16 22 (22.68%) Citrix
17 20 (20.62%) XenDesktop
18 19 (19.59%) vSphere
18 19 (19.59%) Office 365
19 18 (18.56%) DNS
19 18 (18.56%) Firewall
20 17 (17.53%) Migration
20 17 (17.53%) SCCM
21 16 (16.49%) SolarWinds
21 16 (16.49%) Cisco
22 13 (13.40%) LAN
22 13 (13.40%) WAN
22 13 (13.40%) DHCP
22 13 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 92 (94.85%) MS Exchange
2 84 (86.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (26.80%) Lync
5 9 (9.28%) SharePoint
6 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (3.09%) IIS
8 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.59%) Office 365
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.56%) DNS
1 18 (18.56%) Firewall
2 13 (13.40%) LAN
2 13 (13.40%) WAN
2 13 (13.40%) DHCP
3 11 (11.34%) SAN
4 10 (10.31%) MPLS
5 9 (9.28%) OSPF
5 9 (9.28%) BGP
5 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.22%) VPN
7 6 (6.19%) BIG-IP
8 5 (5.15%) VLAN
8 5 (5.15%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.09%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.09%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (3.09%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.09%) SNMP
11 2 (2.06%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.03%) MySQL
General
1 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Architect
2 27 (27.84%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.40%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Designer
8 4 (4.12%) Designer
8 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.19%) PKI
3 3 (3.09%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.09%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.09%) Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Life Science
5 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.03%) iPhone
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 84 (86.60%) Windows
2 75 (77.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 73 (75.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.15%) Linux
6 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.03%) UNIX
7 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) ITIL
2 17 (17.53%) Migration
3 5 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
3 5 (5.15%) Coaching
4 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (4.12%) Problem Management
4 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.09%) Network Management
5 3 (3.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.06%) CRM
6 2 (2.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.06%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.03%) Time Management
7 1 (1.03%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.03%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.03%) Project Management
7 1 (1.03%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.34%) SQL
2 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (56.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (53.61%) MCSE
3 9 (9.28%) MCITP
3 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (8.25%) MCTS
5 7 (7.22%) CCNA
5 7 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.15%) MCSA
6 5 (5.15%) CCNP
7 4 (4.12%) HND
8 2 (2.06%) VCP4
9 1 (1.03%) Degree
9 1 (1.03%) MOS
9 1 (1.03%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 57 (58.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.74%) XenApp
3 20 (20.62%) XenDesktop
4 19 (19.59%) vSphere
5 13 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (9.28%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
8 5 (5.15%) DFS Replication
9 4 (4.12%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.09%) ISA Server
10 3 (3.09%) Samba
11 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.03%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (17.53%) SCCM
2 12 (12.37%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (9.28%) SCOM
4 5 (5.15%) Foglight
5 4 (4.12%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.12%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.12%) WSUS
5 4 (4.12%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.06%) vMotion
7 1 (1.03%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 60 (61.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (35.05%) VMware
3 29 (29.90%) Intel
4 22 (22.68%) Citrix
5 16 (16.49%) Cisco
5 16 (16.49%) SolarWinds
6 8 (8.25%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.25%) HP
7 7 (7.22%) 3PAR
7 7 (7.22%) F5
8 6 (6.19%) ProCurve
9 4 (4.12%) Brocade
9 4 (4.12%) Sophos
9 4 (4.12%) Veritas
10 2 (2.06%) Polycom
10 2 (2.06%) Veeam
11 1 (1.03%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.03%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.03%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.03%) Apple
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