Period
to 15 February 2019

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 6 months to 15 February 2019 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
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 622 612 524
Rank change year-on-year -10 -88 -13
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 223 239 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% 1.57% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 157 201
England median daily rate £363 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £130 £146 £210
90th Percentile £538 £524 £538
UK median daily rate £363 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +11.54% -4.41% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 16
England median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -28.89% +25.00%
10th Percentile £13.85 £10.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £37.75 £18.00 £108.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +105.88% -24.44% +25.00%

Exchange Server 2013 is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14,867 15,271 15,974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.37% 16.40% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,699 10,259 10,335
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 364 346
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.96%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.73 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 126 £400 +6.67% 36
South East -6 54 £350 +16.67% 28
North of England -29 23 £275 -4.35% 42
North West -12 18 £275 - 24
South West -32 9 £350 -37.78% 7
East of England +17 8 £410 +28.13% 7
Yorkshire -15 5 £213 -15.00% 16
Midlands -24 3 £294 -6.00% 13
West Midlands -28 2 £325 +4.00% 7
East Midlands -8 1 £263 -22.22% 6
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 184 (82.51%) Windows
2 177 (79.37%) MS Exchange
3 171 (76.68%) Active Directory
4 165 (73.99%) Office 365
5 147 (65.92%) Microsoft
6 140 (62.78%) Windows Server
7 112 (50.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 108 (48.43%) VMware
9 84 (37.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 83 (37.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 81 (36.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 78 (34.98%) PowerShell
13 62 (27.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 59 (26.46%) Skype for Business
14 59 (26.46%) Migration
15 58 (26.01%) Hyper-V
16 55 (24.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 53 (23.77%) Cisco
18 49 (21.97%) DNS
19 46 (20.63%) DHCP
19 46 (20.63%) Skype
20 45 (20.18%) ITIL
21 43 (19.28%) Firewall
22 41 (18.39%) Citrix
23 38 (17.04%) Microsoft Office
24 37 (16.59%) SharePoint
24 37 (16.59%) Windows 10
25 35 (15.70%) SCCM
26 33 (14.80%) XenApp
26 33 (14.80%) WAN

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
1 177 (79.37%) MS Exchange
2 112 (50.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (26.46%) Skype for Business
4 37 (16.59%) SharePoint
5 27 (12.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (8.52%) IIS
7 6 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.35%) MS Project Server
9 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.90%) Apache
10 2 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.45%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (17.04%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.45%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 165 (73.99%) Office 365
2 81 (36.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (6.28%) Mimecast
5 13 (5.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (4.48%) IaaS
7 9 (4.04%) PaaS
8 7 (3.14%) Akamai
9 6 (2.69%) OneDrive
10 5 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.24%) SaaS
11 3 (1.35%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 49 (21.97%) DNS
2 46 (20.63%) DHCP
2 46 (20.63%) Skype
3 43 (19.28%) Firewall
4 33 (14.80%) WAN
5 31 (13.90%) LAN
6 26 (11.66%) SAN
7 24 (10.76%) VPN
8 22 (9.87%) SMTP
9 14 (6.28%) Network Security
10 13 (5.83%) iSCSI
11 12 (5.38%) MPLS
11 12 (5.38%) VoIP
12 11 (4.93%) TCP/IP
13 9 (4.04%) IMAP
14 8 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (3.59%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (3.14%) IPv4
15 7 (3.14%) IPv6
15 7 (3.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (2.69%) Big Data
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.45%) MySQL
7 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MSI
1 6 (2.69%) WiX
General
1 27 (12.11%) Finance
2 16 (7.17%) Law
3 8 (3.59%) Advertising
4 6 (2.69%) Banking
4 6 (2.69%) Legal
5 5 (2.24%) Retail
6 4 (1.79%) Marketing
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (23.32%) Analyst
1 52 (23.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (9.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (8.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (8.07%) Support Analyst
4 17 (7.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (7.17%) Office 365 Engineer
5 16 (7.17%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.73%) Messaging Engineer
7 14 (6.28%) Service Analyst
8 13 (5.83%) Exchange Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) Consultant
9 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Support
9 12 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (4.93%) IT Engineer
11 10 (4.48%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 9 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (4.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.04%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.83%) LDAP
2 12 (5.38%) .NET
3 6 (2.69%) Software Packaging
4 3 (1.35%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.35%) Web Services
5 2 (0.90%) ADSI
5 2 (0.90%) COM
6 1 (0.45%) LAMP
6 1 (0.45%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.45%) Spring
6 1 (0.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.31%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.97%) Clustering
3 17 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.59%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.59%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (3.59%) PKI
5 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.24%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.79%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.79%) User Experience
8 3 (1.35%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.35%) iPhone
9 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.45%) BYOD
10 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.45%) iPad
10 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.45%) RIA
10 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 184 (82.51%) Windows
2 140 (62.78%) Windows Server
3 84 (37.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (37.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (16.59%) Windows 10
6 30 (13.45%) Windows 7
7 28 (12.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (8.97%) Linux
9 17 (7.62%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.24%) Android
11 4 (1.79%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.79%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.35%) VMS
12 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.45%) CentOS
13 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.46%) Migration
2 55 (24.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 45 (20.18%) ITIL
4 22 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (9.42%) ITSM
6 19 (8.52%) Change Management
7 17 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (7.17%) Task Automation
9 14 (6.28%) Decision-Making
9 14 (6.28%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (6.28%) Server Virtualisation
10 12 (5.38%) Security Management
11 10 (4.48%) CRM
11 10 (4.48%) Data Protection
11 10 (4.48%) Information Security
11 10 (4.48%) Information Security Management
11 10 (4.48%) ISMS
11 10 (4.48%) Patch Management
12 9 (4.04%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.98%) PowerShell
2 23 (10.31%) SQL
3 10 (4.48%) VB
4 7 (3.14%) VBScript
5 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.35%) Java
5 3 (1.35%) Python
6 2 (0.90%) C++
6 2 (0.90%) Go
7 1 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.45%) C#
7 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (12.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.48%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.04%) MCITP
6 8 (3.59%) MCP
7 7 (3.14%) MCSE
8 6 (2.69%) Degree
9 5 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.24%) MCSA
10 4 (1.79%) MCTS
10 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.35%) CCNA
11 3 (1.35%) CCNP
11 3 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.90%) CCIE
12 2 (0.90%) VCAP
13 1 (0.45%) MCSD
13 1 (0.45%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) COBIT
2 2 (0.90%) GDPR
2 2 (0.90%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 171 (76.68%) Active Directory
2 62 (27.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (26.01%) Hyper-V
4 33 (14.80%) XenApp
5 17 (7.62%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (6.28%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (6.28%) XenDesktop
7 11 (4.93%) vSphere
8 10 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.35%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.35%) Docker
9 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.90%) NFS
11 1 (0.45%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.45%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (15.70%) SCCM
2 17 (7.62%) SCOM
3 16 (7.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 16 (7.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 11 (4.93%) Backup Exec
5 9 (4.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (3.59%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (3.14%) vMotion
8 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (2.69%) QRadar
8 6 (2.69%) SCOrch
8 6 (2.69%) vCenter Server
9 5 (2.24%) WSUS
10 4 (1.79%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (1.79%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (1.35%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 147 (65.92%) Microsoft
2 108 (48.43%) VMware
3 53 (23.77%) Cisco
4 41 (18.39%) Citrix
5 27 (12.11%) HP
6 26 (11.66%) NetApp
7 20 (8.97%) Symantec
8 19 (8.52%) Dell
9 15 (6.73%) F5
9 15 (6.73%) McAfee
10 13 (5.83%) EMC
11 9 (4.04%) Fortinet
11 9 (4.04%) Meraki
12 8 (3.59%) Ivanti
12 8 (3.59%) Sony
12 8 (3.59%) Veritas
13 7 (3.14%) MobileIron
14 6 (2.69%) CheckPoint
14 6 (2.69%) Palo Alto
14 6 (2.69%) Red Hat