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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 227 224 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 33 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.02% 2.71% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 26
Median daily rate £360 £363 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £363 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%
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
1636 1772 1716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 18.24% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1051 935
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 67 86
Median hourly rate £35.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Berkshire +13 11 £343 +71.25% 2
Surrey +12 10 £475 -2.56% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £355 -
Hampshire -14 5 £325 -10.34% 4
East Sussex +5 1 £375 +15.38% 1
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 69 (87.34%) MS Exchange
2 57 (72.15%) Active Directory
3 56 (70.89%) Windows
4 55 (69.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (56.96%) Migration
6 40 (50.63%) Office 365
7 36 (45.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
8 35 (44.30%) Windows Server
9 32 (40.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 30 (37.97%) PowerShell
11 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
12 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2003
13 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (30.38%) VMware
15 19 (24.05%) DNS
15 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (24.05%) Skype for Business
16 18 (22.78%) SharePoint
17 16 (20.25%) DHCP
18 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (18.99%) SC Cleared
19 14 (17.72%) Windows 10
19 14 (17.72%) Citrix
19 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
20 13 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
21 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
21 12 (15.19%) Symantec
22 11 (13.92%) Norton AntiVirus
22 11 (13.92%) NetBackup

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 69 (87.34%) MS Exchange
2 55 (69.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (40.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (24.05%) Skype for Business
6 18 (22.78%) SharePoint
7 13 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.53%) Apache
8 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (50.63%) Office 365
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) DNS
2 16 (20.25%) DHCP
3 9 (11.39%) LAN
3 9 (11.39%) Skype
3 9 (11.39%) WAN
4 8 (10.13%) SAN
4 8 (10.13%) SMTP
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (6.33%) Firewall
6 5 (6.33%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.06%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (5.06%) MPLS
7 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.53%) Internet
8 2 (2.53%) Wireless
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.27%) Network Security
9 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (7.59%) Electronics
2 3 (3.80%) Military
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Consultant
2 16 (20.25%) Architect
3 15 (18.99%) Exchange Consultant
4 11 (13.92%) Exchange Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Consultant
4 11 (13.92%) Migration Consultant
5 10 (12.66%) Messaging Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Office 365 Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Office 365 Consultant
7 8 (10.13%) Technical Architect
8 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Active Directory Consultant
9 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (7.59%) Office 365 Specialist
10 5 (6.33%) Exchange Specialist
10 5 (6.33%) Migration Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) VMware Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Replication
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.27%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.89%) Windows
2 36 (45.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (44.30%) Windows Server
4 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (17.72%) Windows 10
7 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
8 8 (10.13%) Android
8 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
9 6 (7.59%) Linux
10 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.27%) Unix
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) Migration
2 7 (8.86%) Data Centre Operations
2 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 7 (8.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (8.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (8.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (6.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL
5 3 (3.80%) Presales
5 3 (3.80%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (2.53%) CRM
6 2 (2.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.53%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Information Security
7 1 (1.27%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.27%) System Testing
7 1 (1.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.39%) SQL
3 7 (8.86%) VB
4 2 (2.53%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.99%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.80%) MCITP
5 3 (3.80%) MCSE
6 2 (2.53%) Dell Certification
6 2 (2.53%) MCTS
7 1 (1.27%) CCNA
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.27%) MCSA
7 1 (1.27%) RHCSA
System Software
1 57 (72.15%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.86%) vSphere
3 7 (8.86%) XenApp
4 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.27%) Postfix
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) NetBackup
1 11 (13.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (8.86%) AirWatch
2 7 (8.86%) WSUS
3 6 (7.59%) SCCM
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.80%) SCOM
5 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.27%) Ansible
6 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.27%) Puppet
6 1 (1.27%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.38%) VMware
3 14 (17.72%) Citrix
4 12 (15.19%) Symantec
5 9 (11.39%) HP
6 8 (10.13%) Cisco
7 7 (8.86%) Dell
7 7 (8.86%) MobileIron
8 5 (6.33%) EMC
9 4 (5.06%) Sophos
10 2 (2.53%) Lotus
11 1 (1.27%) Apple
11 1 (1.27%) Google
11 1 (1.27%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.27%) SAP
11 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.27%) Veeam