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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 415 468 494
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +26
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 242 173 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 1.68% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 123 70
Median daily rate £363 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £346
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 7
Median hourly rate £29.25 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.81% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.75 £30.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +55.84%

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
10484 10327 9728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.86% 18.50% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6890 6273 6007
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 382 329
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £40.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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
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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 +4 192 £350 - 65
London -35 67 £375 +15.38% 24
South East +11 54 £325 -16.12% 14
Scotland +21 43 £412 +20.29% 2
Erskine -10 28 £421 +22.99%
Renfrewshire -11 28 £421 +22.99%
Hampshire +16 22 £338 -32.50% 5
North West +8 21 £395 +5.33% 2
City of London +33 19 £425 +41.66% 8
East of England +17 17 £350 +40.00% 3
Berkshire +14 14 £314 -3.46% 2
Surrey -4 11 £253 -18.54% 2
Hertfordshire - 11 £110 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 10 £283 -
North East - 10 £283 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £283 -
Glasgow +13 9 £276 -26.33%
Manchester +4 9 £300 -20.00% 1
South West -1 9 £375 -6.25% 6
Gosport - 8 £493 -
Reading +2 6 £413 +26.92% 1
West Midlands -7 6 £300 -14.28% 11
Cheshire -10 6 £444 +99.43% 1
South Wales - 6 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 - -
Wales - 6 £350 -
Yorkshire -4 5 £425 +41.66% 4
Lancashire - 5 £400 -
Bracknell - 5 £255 -
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £400 -11.11%

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 382 (85.65%) MS Exchange
2 331 (74.22%) Windows
3 305 (68.39%) Active Directory
4 282 (63.23%) Microsoft
5 281 (63.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 239 (53.59%) Windows Server
7 212 (47.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 209 (46.86%) Office 365
9 197 (44.17%) Migration
10 183 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 168 (37.67%) Skype for Business
12 161 (36.10%) VMware
13 150 (33.63%) Exchange Server 2007
14 144 (32.29%) PowerShell
15 118 (26.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 112 (25.11%) SharePoint
17 108 (24.22%) Skype
18 102 (22.87%) Security Cleared
19 97 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
20 92 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
21 86 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
22 85 (19.06%) DNS
23 82 (18.39%) ITIL
24 80 (17.94%) MS Excel
25 77 (17.26%) SC Cleared
26 74 (16.59%) MS Office
27 73 (16.37%) MCSE
28 70 (15.70%) Hyper-V
29 65 (14.57%) Citrix
30 62 (13.90%) SCCM

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
1 382 (85.65%) MS Exchange
2 281 (63.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 168 (37.67%) Skype for Business
4 150 (33.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 112 (25.11%) SharePoint
6 92 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 42 (9.42%) Office Communications Server
8 24 (5.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (3.81%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.91%) IBM Notes
12 12 (2.69%) IBM Domino
12 12 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (1.57%) IIS
14 7 (1.57%) Live Communications Server
15 4 (0.90%) Apache
16 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.45%) Documentum
17 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 80 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 74 (16.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 209 (46.86%) Office 365
2 29 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.02%) OneDrive
4 8 (1.79%) Google Apps
5 7 (1.57%) Yammer
6 5 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.12%) IaaS
6 5 (1.12%) SaaS
7 3 (0.67%) PaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) GitHub
9 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 108 (24.22%) Skype
2 85 (19.06%) DNS
3 52 (11.66%) DHCP
4 49 (10.99%) Firewall
5 39 (8.74%) SAN
6 36 (8.07%) WAN
7 35 (7.85%) TCP/IP
8 27 (6.05%) LAN
9 19 (4.26%) Internet
10 15 (3.36%) Wireless
11 13 (2.91%) SMTP
11 13 (2.91%) VPN
12 12 (2.69%) VoIP
13 10 (2.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (2.24%) Unified Communications
14 8 (1.79%) iSCSI
14 8 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (1.57%) Ethernet
15 7 (1.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.22%) MS Access
8 1 (0.22%) MySQL
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
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 48 (10.76%) Finance
2 24 (5.38%) Banking
3 7 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.12%) Advertising
4 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.12%) Law
5 4 (0.90%) Military
6 3 (0.67%) Games
6 3 (0.67%) Legal
7 2 (0.45%) Back Office
7 2 (0.45%) Front Office
7 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.22%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (17.26%) Consultant
2 55 (12.33%) Support Engineer
3 48 (10.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 47 (10.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 46 (10.31%) Exchange Consultant
6 44 (9.87%) Analyst
7 43 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 41 (9.19%) Architect
9 39 (8.74%) Exchange Engineer
10 28 (6.28%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (5.38%) Office 365 Engineer
11 24 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
12 23 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (4.71%) Messaging Consultant
13 21 (4.71%) Migration Engineer
13 21 (4.71%) Office 365 Consultant
14 18 (4.04%) Messaging Specialist
15 17 (3.81%) Microsoft Consultant
15 17 (3.81%) VMware Engineer
16 16 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.02%) HTML
2 8 (1.79%) CSS
3 6 (1.35%) .NET
4 3 (0.67%) SAML
4 3 (0.67%) Web Services
5 2 (0.45%) WAP
5 2 (0.45%) 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 34 (7.62%) Blackberry
2 30 (6.73%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.73%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.91%) Replication
5 11 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 11 (2.47%) PKI
5 11 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 10 (2.24%) Clustering
6 10 (2.24%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.35%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.90%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.90%) iPhone
10 3 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.67%) NHS
10 3 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 331 (74.22%) Windows
2 239 (53.59%) Windows Server
3 212 (47.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 183 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (26.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (12.11%) Windows 7
7 39 (8.74%) Windows 8
8 28 (6.28%) Windows 10
9 27 (6.05%) Windows XP
10 14 (3.14%) Linux
11 10 (2.24%) Android
11 10 (2.24%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.35%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.67%) Unix
15 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.22%) CentOS
16 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (44.17%) Migration
2 82 (18.39%) ITIL
3 47 (10.54%) Load Balancing
4 20 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (3.36%) Change Management
7 14 (3.14%) Incident Management
8 13 (2.91%) Service Management
9 12 (2.69%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (2.69%) PRINCE
9 12 (2.69%) Project Management
10 11 (2.47%) Content Management
10 11 (2.47%) High Availability
11 10 (2.24%) Change Control
11 10 (2.24%) Data Protection
11 10 (2.24%) Time Management
12 9 (2.02%) Server Building
12 9 (2.02%) Server Virtualisation
13 8 (1.79%) CRM
13 8 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 144 (32.29%) PowerShell
2 60 (13.45%) SQL
3 10 (2.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.12%) C#
5 4 (0.90%) C
5 4 (0.90%) Java
5 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.45%) Perl
6 2 (0.45%) VB
7 1 (0.22%) PHP
7 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (22.87%) Security Cleared
2 86 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (17.26%) SC Cleared
4 73 (16.37%) MCSE
5 34 (7.62%) Degree
6 25 (5.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (5.16%) MCITP
8 21 (4.71%) MCSA
9 20 (4.48%) CCNA
9 20 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.91%) MCP
11 10 (2.24%) MCTS
12 7 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (1.57%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.12%) DBS Check
13 5 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.67%) BC Cleared
15 3 (0.67%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.81%) SLA
2 5 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 305 (68.39%) Active Directory
2 97 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (15.70%) Hyper-V
4 56 (12.56%) vSphere
5 36 (8.07%) XenApp
6 28 (6.28%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (4.71%) XenDesktop
8 18 (4.04%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.24%) Brightmail
10 9 (2.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 6 (1.35%) XenServer
12 4 (0.90%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.67%) Postfix
14 2 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.45%) NFS
14 2 (0.45%) Sendmail
15 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (13.90%) SCCM
2 30 (6.73%) SCOM
3 28 (6.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (3.81%) NetBackup
5 13 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (2.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 12 (2.69%) WSUS
7 9 (2.02%) Windows Intune
8 7 (1.57%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.90%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (0.90%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.67%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
12 1 (0.22%) Ansible
12 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 282 (63.23%) Microsoft
2 161 (36.10%) VMware
3 65 (14.57%) Citrix
4 56 (12.56%) Symantec
5 52 (11.66%) Cisco
6 45 (10.09%) IronPort
7 44 (9.87%) Dell
8 38 (8.52%) NetApp
9 34 (7.62%) HP
10 17 (3.81%) EMC
11 13 (2.91%) Lotus
11 13 (2.91%) RightFax
11 13 (2.91%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.24%) Google
13 9 (2.02%) CommVault
14 8 (1.79%) IBM
14 8 (1.79%) Sophos
15 6 (1.35%) Compaq
15 6 (1.35%) Intel Security
15 6 (1.35%) Oracle
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