Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 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
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 527 625 628
Rank change year-on-year +98 +3 -88
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 155 223 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.76% 1.51% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 137 157
England median daily rate £336 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.24% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £158 £130 £145
90th Percentile £506 £538 £524
UK median daily rate £338 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -6.90% +11.54% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
England median hourly rate £10.59 £26.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.68% +64.06% -28.89%
10th Percentile £10.29 £13.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £10.88 £37.63 £18.00
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.38% +54.41% -24.44%

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 8,816 14,752 15,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.22% 16.25% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,743 9,643 10,259
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 310 356
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.82 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +4.33% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.53 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.82 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.94% +4.33% -2.56%

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 21 February 2020.

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
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 21 February 2020. 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
South East +76 39 £335 -5.63% 18
London +43 38 £400 - 23
North of England +82 34 £185 -32.73% 25
East of England +52 26 £375 -8.54% 5
Midlands +78 16 £325 +10.64% 19
North East - 15 £185 - 2
North West +34 13 £251 -12.87% 14
West Midlands +55 8 £356 +9.62% 13
East Midlands +47 8 £325 +23.81% 6
Yorkshire +49 6 £325 +52.94% 9
South West +23 2 £331 -11.67% 16
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 129 (83.23%) Office 365
2 117 (75.48%) Microsoft
3 112 (72.26%) MS Exchange
4 109 (70.32%) Windows
5 103 (66.45%) Active Directory
6 76 (49.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (44.52%) SCCM
8 67 (43.23%) Azure
8 67 (43.23%) Windows Server
9 65 (41.94%) VMware
10 49 (31.61%) Skype for Business
11 48 (30.97%) SQL Server
12 47 (30.32%) SharePoint
12 47 (30.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (29.68%) Microsoft Office
14 45 (29.03%) DHCP
14 45 (29.03%) Hyper-V
14 45 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
14 45 (29.03%) Skype
15 42 (27.10%) DNS
16 41 (26.45%) Citrix
16 41 (26.45%) PowerShell
17 40 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 38 (24.52%) Security Cleared
19 34 (21.94%) Exchange Server 2007
20 31 (20.00%) Cisco
20 31 (20.00%) Windows 10
21 30 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
21 30 (19.35%) SC Cleared
22 28 (18.06%) Windows 7

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
1 112 (72.26%) MS Exchange
2 49 (31.61%) Skype for Business
3 47 (30.32%) SharePoint
4 45 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (21.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (8.39%) IIS
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.65%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (29.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 129 (83.23%) Office 365
2 67 (43.23%) Azure
3 27 (17.42%) AWS
4 11 (7.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (6.45%) Mimecast
6 8 (5.16%) IaaS
7 5 (3.23%) GCP
7 5 (3.23%) PaaS
8 3 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.29%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.03%) DHCP
1 45 (29.03%) Skype
2 42 (27.10%) DNS
3 24 (15.48%) WAN
4 20 (12.90%) Firewall
4 20 (12.90%) LAN
4 20 (12.90%) SAN
5 17 (10.97%) TCP/IP
6 12 (7.74%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (7.10%) VPN
8 9 (5.81%) VoIP
9 7 (4.52%) NAS
10 6 (3.87%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (3.87%) MPLS
10 6 (3.87%) VLAN
11 5 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (3.23%) NaaS
12 4 (2.58%) DMZ
13 3 (1.94%) DKIM
13 3 (1.94%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.81%) Legal
2 8 (5.16%) Public Sector
3 7 (4.52%) Finance
4 6 (3.87%) Law
5 5 (3.23%) Banking
6 4 (2.58%) Local Government
7 2 (1.29%) Games
7 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (21.29%) Support Engineer
2 25 (16.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 24 (15.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 22 (14.19%) Analyst
5 19 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (10.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (9.03%) Office 365 Engineer
8 13 (8.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (8.39%) Active Directory Engineer
8 13 (8.39%) IT Support
9 12 (7.74%) Infrastructure Support
9 12 (7.74%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (7.10%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 11 (7.10%) Server Engineer
10 11 (7.10%) Windows Server Engineer
11 10 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (6.45%) IT Engineer
12 9 (5.81%) Architect
12 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 9 (5.81%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.94%) Node.js
3 2 (1.29%) OAuth
3 2 (1.29%) SAML
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Replication
2 9 (5.81%) Clustering
3 8 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.52%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.87%) PKI
6 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.29%) Handset
7 2 (1.29%) iPhone
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 109 (70.32%) Windows
2 76 (49.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 67 (43.23%) Windows Server
4 47 (30.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 28 (18.06%) Windows 7
7 13 (8.39%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (5.16%) Android
10 7 (4.52%) VMS
11 6 (3.87%) Linux
12 5 (3.23%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.94%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.65%) CentOS
15 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (18.06%) Migration
3 26 (16.77%) Software Delivery
4 25 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (15.48%) Incident Management
6 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (12.90%) ITIL
8 15 (9.68%) Change Management
9 10 (6.45%) Service Management
10 9 (5.81%) DevOps
10 9 (5.81%) Information Security
11 8 (5.16%) ITSM
12 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (4.52%) Network Virtualisation
12 7 (4.52%) Server Management
12 7 (4.52%) Time Management
13 6 (3.87%) E-Discovery
13 6 (3.87%) ISMS
13 6 (3.87%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.45%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.81%) SQL
3 8 (5.16%) Java
4 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.94%) C#
4 3 (1.94%) Go
4 3 (1.94%) Python
4 3 (1.94%) Ruby
4 3 (1.94%) VBScript
5 1 (0.65%) C
5 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (24.52%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.74%) CCNA
4 12 (7.74%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.16%) MCSA
6 7 (4.52%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.52%) MCITP
6 7 (4.52%) MCSE
7 6 (3.87%) MCP
8 5 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.58%) Degree
10 3 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.29%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.65%) CCNP
12 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.65%) MCTS
12 1 (0.65%) VCAP
12 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.94%) GDPR
2 3 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.94%) NCSC
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 103 (66.45%) Active Directory
2 45 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 40 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.74%) vSphere
5 10 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (5.81%) XenApp
7 8 (5.16%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.58%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.94%) Docker
11 2 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.65%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 1 (0.65%) UAG
Systems Management
1 69 (44.52%) SCCM
2 16 (10.32%) SCOM
3 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (5.81%) WSUS
5 7 (4.52%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (3.87%) AirWatch
6 6 (3.87%) Backup Exec
6 6 (3.87%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (3.87%) SCOrch
7 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.58%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.58%) vRealize
9 3 (1.94%) Ansible
9 3 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.94%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.94%) Puppet
9 3 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.94%) Terraform
9 3 (1.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 117 (75.48%) Microsoft
2 65 (41.94%) VMware
3 41 (26.45%) Citrix
4 31 (20.00%) Cisco
5 13 (8.39%) Dell
5 13 (8.39%) EMC
6 12 (7.74%) NetApp
7 11 (7.10%) Meraki
8 8 (5.16%) HP
9 6 (3.87%) Avaya
9 6 (3.87%) Google
9 6 (3.87%) McAfee
9 6 (3.87%) Sony
9 6 (3.87%) Veritas
10 5 (3.23%) Adobe
10 5 (3.23%) Clearswift
10 5 (3.23%) F5
10 5 (3.23%) Juniper
10 5 (3.23%) Kaseya
10 5 (3.23%) SolarWinds