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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 409 425 481
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +56
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 244 221 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.59% 2.25% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 141 98
Median daily rate £338 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £195 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.86 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £12.20 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £29.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+50.58% -1.16%

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
9426 9825 9389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.57% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6296 6134 5667
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 339 354
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.80 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +5 204 £340 +13.33% 72
London +32 86 £400 +33.33% 27
South East -3 46 £450 +24.13% 14
Scotland +19 37 £320 +44.63% 1
North East -20 35 £310 +18.09% 2
Tyne and Wear -26 34 £310 +18.09% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 33 £310 +18.09% 2
Renfrewshire -16 25 £330 -3.64%
Erskine -17 25 £330 -3.64%
City of London +47 18 £425 +41.66% 7
Berkshire +2 16 £375 -9.09% 1
Hampshire 0 15 £388 +6.89% 5
Reading - 12 £300 -
South West -3 11 £350 +51.35% 5
East of England +17 10 £210 -32.80% 4
Glasgow +11 9 £279 -
Surrey -4 9 £494 +71.73% 4
North West -33 8 £281 +30.81% 4
Hertfordshire - 7 £163 - 3
Gosport - 7 £485 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £400 - 3
Milton Keynes +20 4 £475 +5.55%
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £475 +5.55%
East Midlands +4 4 - - 6
Swindon -1 4 £338 -38.63%
Wiltshire -14 4 £338 -38.63% 1
Manchester -25 4 - - 2
Watford - 4 £136 -
Yorkshire -18 3 £400 +33.33% 4
Leicestershire +5 2 - -

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 409 (89.30%) MS Exchange
2 345 (75.33%) Windows
3 326 (71.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 318 (69.43%) Active Directory
5 306 (66.81%) Microsoft
6 267 (58.30%) Windows Server
7 221 (48.25%) Office 365
8 204 (44.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 204 (44.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 199 (43.45%) Migration
10 185 (40.39%) Skype for Business
11 179 (39.08%) PowerShell
12 164 (35.81%) Exchange Server 2007
13 153 (33.41%) VMware
14 127 (27.73%) SharePoint
15 124 (27.07%) Security Cleared
16 115 (25.11%) Skype
17 110 (24.02%) Windows Server 2003
18 109 (23.80%) DNS
19 101 (22.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 99 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
21 97 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2003
22 89 (19.43%) SC Cleared
22 89 (19.43%) MS Excel
23 83 (18.12%) MS Office
24 76 (16.59%) ITIL
24 76 (16.59%) Citrix
25 75 (16.38%) SCCM
26 72 (15.72%) MCSE
27 67 (14.63%) Hyper-V

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
1 409 (89.30%) MS Exchange
2 326 (71.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 185 (40.39%) Skype for Business
4 164 (35.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 127 (27.73%) SharePoint
6 97 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 48 (10.48%) Office Communications Server
8 31 (6.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 28 (6.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 19 (4.15%) OpenStack
12 18 (3.93%) IBM Notes
13 15 (3.28%) IBM Domino
14 13 (2.84%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (1.09%) IIS
15 5 (1.09%) Live Communications Server
16 4 (0.87%) Apache
17 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.44%) Documentum
17 2 (0.44%) GroupWise
Applications
1 89 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 83 (18.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) 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 (48.25%) Office 365
2 38 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.84%) OneDrive
4 12 (2.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (2.18%) Yammer
6 8 (1.75%) Google Apps
6 8 (1.75%) SaaS
7 7 (1.53%) IaaS
8 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (0.87%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.66%) PaaS
11 1 (0.22%) GitHub
11 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 115 (25.11%) Skype
2 109 (23.80%) DNS
3 65 (14.19%) DHCP
4 64 (13.97%) Firewall
5 41 (8.95%) SAN
6 37 (8.08%) WAN
7 36 (7.86%) TCP/IP
8 29 (6.33%) LAN
9 21 (4.59%) SMTP
10 15 (3.28%) NetScaler
11 14 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (2.84%) Internet
13 12 (2.62%) iSCSI
14 11 (2.40%) VoIP
14 11 (2.40%) Wireless
15 9 (1.97%) VLAN
15 9 (1.97%) WLAN
16 8 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
17 7 (1.53%) VPN
18 6 (1.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
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 (0.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.22%) MSI
2 1 (0.22%) Subversion
2 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 38 (8.30%) Finance
2 23 (5.02%) Banking
3 6 (1.31%) Back Office
3 6 (1.31%) Law
4 5 (1.09%) Legal
4 5 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.87%) Advertising
5 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.87%) Military
6 3 (0.66%) Games
6 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.66%) Marketing
6 3 (0.66%) Retail
7 2 (0.44%) Electronics
7 2 (0.44%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Front Office
8 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (16.16%) Consultant
2 50 (10.92%) Support Engineer
3 47 (10.26%) Messaging Engineer
4 44 (9.61%) Architect
5 42 (9.17%) Analyst
5 42 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 39 (8.52%) Exchange Consultant
7 37 (8.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 29 (6.33%) Exchange Engineer
9 27 (5.90%) Office 365 Engineer
10 26 (5.68%) Messaging Specialist
11 25 (5.46%) Office 365 Consultant
12 22 (4.80%) Windows Engineer
13 21 (4.59%) Administrator
13 21 (4.59%) Messaging Consultant
14 20 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
15 19 (4.15%) Exchange Specialist
15 19 (4.15%) Messaging Support
16 18 (3.93%) Migration Engineer
17 16 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.53%) HTML
2 6 (1.31%) .NET
2 6 (1.31%) CSS
3 3 (0.66%) SAML
3 3 (0.66%) WAP
4 2 (0.44%) Web Services
4 2 (0.44%) XMPP
4 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.22%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.22%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.22%) COM
5 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.22%) jQuery
5 1 (0.22%) REST
5 1 (0.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.61%) Blackberry
2 29 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.90%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.24%) Data Centre
5 15 (3.28%) Clustering
5 15 (3.28%) PKI
5 15 (3.28%) Replication
6 11 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.40%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.31%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.87%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.87%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.87%) Fintech
8 4 (0.87%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.66%) iPhone
10 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 345 (75.33%) Windows
2 267 (58.30%) Windows Server
3 204 (44.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 204 (44.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (24.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (10.04%) Windows 7
6 35 (7.64%) Windows 8
7 29 (6.33%) Windows 10
8 28 (6.11%) Linux
9 23 (5.02%) Windows XP
10 13 (2.84%) Android
11 11 (2.40%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.97%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.31%) Unix
14 3 (0.66%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (43.45%) Migration
2 76 (16.59%) ITIL
3 66 (14.41%) Load Balancing
4 26 (5.68%) Content Management
5 22 (4.80%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (4.37%) Incident Management
7 19 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (2.84%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (2.62%) Change Management
9 12 (2.62%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (2.62%) Service Management
10 11 (2.40%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (2.18%) Project Management
11 10 (2.18%) Server Virtualisation
12 9 (1.97%) Change Control
12 9 (1.97%) High Availability
12 9 (1.97%) Infrastructure Management
12 9 (1.97%) Server Building
13 8 (1.75%) Mentoring
13 8 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 179 (39.08%) PowerShell
2 64 (13.97%) SQL
3 7 (1.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.09%) C#
5 4 (0.87%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.66%) C
7 2 (0.44%) Java
7 2 (0.44%) Perl
8 1 (0.22%) PHP
8 1 (0.22%) VB
8 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 124 (27.07%) Security Cleared
2 101 (22.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 89 (19.43%) SC Cleared
4 72 (15.72%) MCSE
5 32 (6.99%) Degree
6 24 (5.24%) MCITP
7 22 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (4.15%) MCP
8 19 (4.15%) MCSA
8 19 (4.15%) MCTS
9 13 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (2.62%) CCNA
10 12 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (2.40%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.87%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.66%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.44%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.93%) SLA
2 10 (2.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 318 (69.43%) Active Directory
2 99 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 49 (10.70%) XenApp
5 40 (8.73%) vSphere
6 35 (7.64%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (6.11%) XenDesktop
8 26 (5.68%) VMware ESX
9 16 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (3.06%) Brightmail
11 9 (1.97%) DFS Replication
11 9 (1.97%) VMware Server
12 6 (1.31%) XenServer
13 5 (1.09%) Postfix
13 5 (1.09%) Xen
14 3 (0.66%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 75 (16.38%) SCCM
2 35 (7.64%) SCOM
3 21 (4.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 20 (4.37%) SCVMM
5 19 (4.15%) WSUS
6 15 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (2.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.31%) AirWatch
10 6 (1.31%) MIIS
10 6 (1.31%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.87%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.44%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 306 (66.81%) Microsoft
2 153 (33.41%) VMware
3 76 (16.59%) Citrix
4 55 (12.01%) Symantec
5 54 (11.79%) Cisco
6 53 (11.57%) IronPort
7 46 (10.04%) Dell
7 46 (10.04%) NetApp
8 44 (9.61%) HP
9 18 (3.93%) Lotus
10 13 (2.84%) RightFax
10 13 (2.84%) Sophos
11 10 (2.18%) EMC
11 10 (2.18%) Google
11 10 (2.18%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.97%) AppSense
12 9 (1.97%) Intel Security
13 8 (1.75%) IBM
14 7 (1.53%) arcserve
14 7 (1.53%) Oracle
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