The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 420 447 487
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +40
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 247 181 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 1.81% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 121 81
Median daily rate £350 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £334
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.71 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.99% -14.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -2.32%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10574 10007 9248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.39% 18.39% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 6196 5747
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 358 314
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.91% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England +1 194 £350 +16.66% 82
London +7 78 £375 +25.00% 27
South East -14 47 £450 +29.49% 13
Scotland +22 45 £410 +85.31% 4
Renfrewshire -11 32 £412 +20.29%
Erskine -11 32 £412 +20.29%
North East -21 24 £295 +12.38% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 23 £295 +12.38% 4
Tyne and Wear -26 23 £295 +12.38% 4
City of London +40 19 £425 +63.46% 10
Berkshire +1 15 £300 -12.72% 3
Hampshire +4 14 £450 +29.49% 4
East of England +14 13 £210 -28.51% 4
Surrey -8 11 £463 +60.86% 1
Reading - 10 £300 -
Glasgow +11 9 £276 - 1
South West -13 9 £363 +20.83% 14
Hertfordshire - 9 £136 -
Yorkshire +2 8 £425 +41.66% 4
North West -18 7 £368 +70.93% 6
Gosport - 7 £485 -
Wales - 6 £350 -
South Wales - 6 £350 -
East Midlands +12 5 - - 2
West Yorkshire -2 5 £425 +41.66% 2
Watford - 5 £136 -
Milton Keynes +7 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Swindon -3 4 £350 -12.50% 1
Wiltshire -5 4 £350 -12.50% 1

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 399 (87.69%) MS Exchange
2 335 (73.63%) Windows
3 321 (70.55%) Active Directory
4 305 (67.03%) Microsoft
5 302 (66.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 253 (55.60%) Windows Server
7 221 (48.57%) Office 365
8 211 (46.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 203 (44.62%) Migration
10 190 (41.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 174 (38.24%) Skype for Business
12 169 (37.14%) PowerShell
13 161 (35.38%) Exchange Server 2007
14 155 (34.07%) VMware
15 119 (26.15%) SharePoint
16 114 (25.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 114 (25.05%) Security Cleared
17 108 (23.74%) Skype
18 102 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 101 (22.20%) Exchange Server 2003
20 96 (21.10%) DNS
21 94 (20.66%) MS Excel
22 93 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
23 84 (18.46%) SC Cleared
24 83 (18.24%) ITIL
25 81 (17.80%) MCSE
26 78 (17.14%) MS Office
27 72 (15.82%) Hyper-V
28 65 (14.29%) SCCM
29 64 (14.07%) Citrix

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 399 (87.69%) MS Exchange
2 302 (66.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 174 (38.24%) Skype for Business
4 161 (35.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 119 (26.15%) SharePoint
6 101 (22.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 50 (10.99%) Office Communications Server
8 29 (6.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 23 (5.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (4.18%) OpenStack
11 18 (3.96%) IBM Notes
12 16 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (3.30%) IBM Domino
14 12 (2.64%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.54%) IIS
15 7 (1.54%) Live Communications Server
16 4 (0.88%) Apache
17 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
18 2 (0.44%) Documentum
18 2 (0.44%) GroupWise
Applications
1 94 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 78 (17.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 221 (48.57%) Office 365
2 36 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.86%) OneDrive
4 12 (2.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (2.20%) Yammer
6 9 (1.98%) Google Apps
7 7 (1.54%) IaaS
7 7 (1.54%) SaaS
8 5 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.66%) PaaS
11 1 (0.22%) GitHub
11 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 108 (23.74%) Skype
2 96 (21.10%) DNS
3 60 (13.19%) Firewall
4 57 (12.53%) DHCP
5 34 (7.47%) TCP/IP
6 32 (7.03%) WAN
7 31 (6.81%) SAN
8 23 (5.05%) LAN
9 18 (3.96%) SMTP
10 15 (3.30%) Internet
11 12 (2.64%) Wireless
12 11 (2.42%) VoIP
13 10 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (1.76%) VPN
15 7 (1.54%) NetScaler
16 6 (1.32%) iSCSI
16 6 (1.32%) Unified Communications
17 5 (1.10%) LDAP
17 5 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.22%) MS Access
7 1 (0.22%) MySQL
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.22%) MSI
2 1 (0.22%) Subversion
2 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 42 (9.23%) Finance
2 23 (5.05%) Banking
3 5 (1.10%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.10%) Law
3 5 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (0.88%) Military
5 3 (0.66%) Advertising
5 3 (0.66%) Back Office
5 3 (0.66%) Games
5 3 (0.66%) Legal
5 3 (0.66%) Marketing
6 2 (0.44%) Electronics
6 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.44%) Local Government
7 1 (0.22%) Front Office
7 1 (0.22%) Publishing
7 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (17.80%) Consultant
2 48 (10.55%) Messaging Engineer
3 47 (10.33%) Support Engineer
4 46 (10.11%) Exchange Consultant
5 44 (9.67%) Architect
5 44 (9.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (9.01%) Analyst
7 38 (8.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 32 (7.03%) Exchange Engineer
9 28 (6.15%) Office 365 Engineer
10 25 (5.49%) Office 365 Consultant
11 24 (5.27%) Messaging Specialist
12 21 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
13 20 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (4.40%) Messaging Consultant
14 19 (4.18%) Migration Engineer
15 18 (3.96%) Microsoft Consultant
16 17 (3.74%) Exchange Specialist
16 17 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
17 16 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.98%) HTML
2 8 (1.76%) CSS
3 6 (1.32%) .NET
4 3 (0.66%) SAML
4 3 (0.66%) WAP
5 2 (0.44%) Web Services
5 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.22%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.22%) jQuery
6 1 (0.22%) REST
6 1 (0.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 33 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.81%) Data Centre
4 25 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.74%) PKI
6 13 (2.86%) Clustering
7 11 (2.42%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.42%) Replication
7 11 (2.42%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.20%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.10%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.88%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.88%) EqualLogic
11 4 (0.88%) Fintech
12 3 (0.66%) iPhone
13 2 (0.44%) Robotics
13 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 335 (73.63%) Windows
2 253 (55.60%) Windows Server
3 211 (46.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 190 (41.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (25.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (9.89%) Windows 7
7 38 (8.35%) Windows 8
8 28 (6.15%) Windows 10
9 26 (5.71%) Windows XP
10 22 (4.84%) Linux
11 11 (2.42%) Android
11 11 (2.42%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.32%) Unix
14 4 (0.88%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.66%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.22%) CentOS
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (44.62%) Migration
2 83 (18.24%) ITIL
3 60 (13.19%) Load Balancing
4 21 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (3.96%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (3.96%) Content Management
6 17 (3.74%) Incident Management
7 15 (3.30%) Change Management
8 14 (3.08%) High Availability
8 14 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (2.86%) Project Management
9 13 (2.86%) Service Management
10 11 (2.42%) Change Control
10 11 (2.42%) Server Virtualisation
11 10 (2.20%) Time Management
12 9 (1.98%) Mobile Device Management
13 8 (1.76%) CRM
13 8 (1.76%) Presales
13 8 (1.76%) Server Building
14 7 (1.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (37.14%) PowerShell
2 61 (13.41%) SQL
3 10 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.10%) C#
5 4 (0.88%) C
5 4 (0.88%) Java
5 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.44%) Perl
6 2 (0.44%) VB
7 1 (0.22%) PHP
7 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 114 (25.05%) Security Cleared
2 102 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (18.46%) SC Cleared
4 81 (17.80%) MCSE
5 37 (8.13%) Degree
6 28 (6.15%) MCITP
7 23 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (4.62%) MCSA
9 20 (4.40%) CCNA
9 20 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (3.96%) MCP
11 16 (3.52%) MCTS
12 9 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (1.54%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.66%) BC Cleared
16 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
17 2 (0.44%) DBS Check
17 2 (0.44%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.96%) SLA
2 7 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 321 (70.55%) Active Directory
2 93 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (15.82%) Hyper-V
4 46 (10.11%) vSphere
5 35 (7.69%) XenApp
6 34 (7.47%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (4.18%) VMware ESX
8 18 (3.96%) XenDesktop
9 13 (2.86%) Brightmail
10 9 (1.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 6 (1.32%) XenServer
12 5 (1.10%) Postfix
13 3 (0.66%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 65 (14.29%) SCCM
2 30 (6.59%) SCOM
3 25 (5.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (3.74%) WSUS
5 12 (2.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (2.20%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.20%) SCVMM
8 9 (1.98%) Windows Intune
9 5 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.88%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.66%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.66%) MIIS
12 2 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.44%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 305 (67.03%) Microsoft
2 155 (34.07%) VMware
3 64 (14.07%) Citrix
4 54 (11.87%) Cisco
5 53 (11.65%) Symantec
6 49 (10.77%) IronPort
7 42 (9.23%) Dell
8 38 (8.35%) HP
9 37 (8.13%) NetApp
10 18 (3.96%) Lotus
11 15 (3.30%) EMC
12 13 (2.86%) RightFax
13 11 (2.42%) Google
13 11 (2.42%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.98%) AppSense
14 9 (1.98%) CommVault
15 8 (1.76%) IBM
15 8 (1.76%) Sophos
16 7 (1.54%) Intel Security
17 6 (1.32%) arcserve
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