The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 427 408
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 167 204 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.36% 2.33% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 130 137
Median daily rate £330 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £239 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £330 £305
% change year-on-year -6.43% +8.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 9
Median hourly rate £39.50 £26.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.92% +20.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £21.70 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.40 £34.00
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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7084 8739 9030
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.67% 17.94% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4558 5940 5751
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 204 307
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in England

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London -17 63 £378 -5.62% 20
South East +20 27 £349 -22.50% 10
North West +43 24 £300 +6.66% 16
North East +49 18 £275 -11.29% 1
South West +7 16 £325 -7.14% 7
East of England -8 9 £315 +50.00% 1
West Midlands +27 5 £356 +7.14% 7
Yorkshire +22 3 £263 -34.37% 5
East Midlands -12 2 £198 - 4
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 251 (77.47%) MS Exchange
2 227 (70.06%) Windows
2 227 (70.06%) Active Directory
3 188 (58.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 185 (57.10%) Office 365
5 175 (54.01%) Microsoft
6 162 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 140 (43.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 131 (40.43%) Skype for Business
9 128 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 116 (35.80%) PowerShell
11 105 (32.41%) VMware
12 98 (30.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 90 (27.78%) Skype
14 89 (27.47%) Exchange Server 2007
15 88 (27.16%) Security Cleared
16 82 (25.31%) DNS
17 81 (25.00%) SharePoint
18 75 (23.15%) Migration
19 73 (22.53%) Citrix
20 68 (20.99%) SCCM
21 67 (20.68%) Windows 10
22 66 (20.37%) DHCP
23 65 (20.06%) Hyper-V
24 62 (19.14%) SC Cleared
25 61 (18.83%) SQL
25 61 (18.83%) SQL Server
26 57 (17.59%) Cisco
27 56 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
28 53 (16.36%) ITIL

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 251 (77.47%) MS Exchange
2 188 (58.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 131 (40.43%) Skype for Business
4 89 (27.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 81 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 43 (13.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 29 (8.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 24 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
9 22 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (5.56%) IIS
11 7 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (13.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 185 (57.10%) Office 365
2 98 (30.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (4.63%) IaaS
5 14 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (3.09%) OneDrive
7 6 (1.85%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.23%) SaaS
9 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.62%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.62%) PaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 90 (27.78%) Skype
2 82 (25.31%) DNS
3 66 (20.37%) DHCP
4 46 (14.20%) SAN
5 41 (12.65%) Firewall
6 27 (8.33%) LAN
7 26 (8.02%) WAN
8 17 (5.25%) Remote Desktop
9 16 (4.94%) TCP/IP
9 16 (4.94%) VPN
10 14 (4.32%) Internet
11 13 (4.01%) SMTP
11 13 (4.01%) VoIP
12 11 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (3.40%) NAS
13 10 (3.09%) VLAN
14 9 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (2.78%) MPLS
14 9 (2.78%) Unified Communications
15 8 (2.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.85%) MySQL
7 4 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.31%) OLAP
8 1 (0.31%) OLTP
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.31%) Redis
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.31%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) MSI
2 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (15.43%) Finance
2 20 (6.17%) Banking
3 11 (3.40%) Legal
4 7 (2.16%) Games
5 6 (1.85%) Law
5 6 (1.85%) Retail
6 5 (1.54%) Billing
6 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.23%) Local Government
8 3 (0.93%) Back Office
8 3 (0.93%) Marketing
8 3 (0.93%) Publishing
9 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (14.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (13.58%) Consultant
3 40 (12.35%) Architect
4 35 (10.80%) Support Engineer
5 34 (10.49%) Exchange Engineer
6 33 (10.19%) Analyst
7 29 (8.95%) Messaging Engineer
8 26 (8.02%) Windows Engineer
9 20 (6.17%) Office 365 Consultant
9 20 (6.17%) Office 365 Engineer
10 18 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (4.94%) Messaging Support
12 14 (4.32%) Exchange Consultant
12 14 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (4.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (4.01%) Active Directory Engineer
13 13 (4.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 13 (4.01%) Microsoft Consultant
13 13 (4.01%) Support Analyst
14 12 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.54%) SAML
2 4 (1.23%) WAP
3 3 (0.93%) CSS
3 3 (0.93%) HTML
3 3 (0.93%) Web Services
4 2 (0.62%) .NET
4 2 (0.62%) REST
5 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.31%) CSS3
5 1 (0.31%) HTML5
5 1 (0.31%) Kendo UI
5 1 (0.31%) MDX
5 1 (0.31%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.31%) SignalR
5 1 (0.31%) XML
5 1 (0.31%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 29 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.10%) Clustering
4 18 (5.56%) Replication
5 11 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 11 (3.40%) PKI
6 10 (3.09%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.85%) RIA
9 5 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.23%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.23%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.93%) HP Storage
11 3 (0.93%) VAX
11 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 227 (70.06%) Windows
2 162 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 140 (43.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 128 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (20.68%) Windows 10
6 49 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (10.49%) Windows 7
8 26 (8.02%) Linux
9 18 (5.56%) Android
10 16 (4.94%) Unix
11 11 (3.40%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (2.47%) Apple iOS
14 6 (1.85%) CentOS
15 4 (1.23%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.15%) Migration
2 53 (16.36%) ITIL
3 29 (8.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (8.02%) Change Management
5 21 (6.48%) Capacity Planning
5 21 (6.48%) Mobile Device Management
6 20 (6.17%) Task Automation
7 18 (5.56%) Project Management
8 15 (4.63%) Content Management
8 15 (4.63%) Data Protection
8 15 (4.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 14 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (4.32%) ITIL V3
9 14 (4.32%) Virtual Environments
10 13 (4.01%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (4.01%) Server Building
11 12 (3.70%) ITSM
12 11 (3.40%) CRM
12 11 (3.40%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (3.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 116 (35.80%) PowerShell
2 61 (18.83%) SQL
3 14 (4.32%) VB
4 7 (2.16%) VBScript
5 6 (1.85%) PHP
6 4 (1.23%) C#
7 3 (0.93%) C
7 3 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.62%) Python
8 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 88 (27.16%) Security Cleared
2 62 (19.14%) SC Cleared
3 50 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (11.42%) MCSE
5 23 (7.10%) MCP
6 17 (5.25%) DV Cleared
7 13 (4.01%) MCITP
8 12 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (3.40%) CCNA
10 7 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (2.16%) Degree
10 7 (2.16%) MCSA
11 6 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.54%) CCNP
13 4 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (1.23%) MCTS
14 3 (0.93%) CCSA
14 3 (0.93%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.93%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.47%) SLA
2 5 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.62%) RMADS
5 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.31%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 227 (70.06%) Active Directory
2 65 (20.06%) Hyper-V
3 56 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (7.41%) XenApp
5 15 (4.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (4.01%) DFS Replication
8 10 (3.09%) vSphere
9 8 (2.47%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (2.47%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (1.85%) Samba
11 6 (1.85%) Squid
11 6 (1.85%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.93%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.93%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.93%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 68 (20.99%) SCCM
2 31 (9.57%) SCOM
3 29 (8.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (5.25%) AirWatch
5 16 (4.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 15 (4.63%) NetBackup
6 15 (4.63%) WSUS
7 14 (4.32%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 11 (3.40%) SCOrch
10 9 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (2.47%) SCVMM
12 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (1.85%) Nagios
12 6 (1.85%) Webmin
12 6 (1.85%) Xymon
13 5 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
13 5 (1.54%) SCSM
14 4 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 175 (54.01%) Microsoft
2 105 (32.41%) VMware
3 73 (22.53%) Citrix
4 57 (17.59%) Cisco
5 43 (13.27%) Symantec
6 32 (9.88%) HP
7 26 (8.02%) NetApp
8 18 (5.56%) Dell
9 15 (4.63%) MobileIron
9 15 (4.63%) Red Hat
10 14 (4.32%) ServiceNow
11 11 (3.40%) Sophos
11 11 (3.40%) Veeam
12 10 (3.09%) McAfee
13 9 (2.78%) Splunk
13 9 (2.78%) Trustwave
14 8 (2.47%) EMC
15 7 (2.16%) F5
16 5 (1.54%) Meraki
16 5 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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