The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 June 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 120 139
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 9 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.39% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.97% 2.45% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 5
Median daily rate £315 £210 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -32.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £110 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £575 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £330 £310
% change year-on-year -6.43% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +23.43% +50.58%  

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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 457 408 613
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.64% 16.33% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 252 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 44
Median hourly rate £18.98 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -17.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.10 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hertfordshire -6 5 £298 +83.07%
Essex - 3 £325 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 -
Exchange Server 2013
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Legal
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) PBX
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (25.00%) Skype
6 3 (25.00%) OneDrive
6 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (16.67%) Fat Client

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) PBX
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) IMAP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Migration Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam