The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
England / East Midlands
Rank 97 94 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 1.43% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £213 £288 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.08% -41.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £278 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £298 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% -40.00%  

Exchange Server 2013 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 210 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.13% 12.97% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 129 136
Median daily rate £338 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -10.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £111 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.28% -1.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Exchange Server 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the East Midlands

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the East Midlands

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the East Midlands

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £204 -
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £275 -8.33%
Exchange Server 2013
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) HP