Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 526 627 648
Rank change year-on-year +101 +21 -102
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 147 214 209
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 1.50% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 133 141
Median daily rate £350 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +13.97% -2.86%
10th Percentile £157 £143 £157
90th Percentile £502 £560 £525
UK median daily rate £350 £388 £328
% change year-on-year -9.68% +18.32% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 8
Median hourly rate £10.59 £26.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.68% +61.54% -24.42%
10th Percentile £10.29 £13.93 £10.90
90th Percentile £10.88 £37.63 £18.75
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £26.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year -12.38% +61.54% -24.42%

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 8,053 14,268 15,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.17% 16.14% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,180 9,318 10,176
Median daily rate £464 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £293 £269
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 287 333
Median hourly rate £21.75 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.31% -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £47.76
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £18.64
% change year-on-year +20.32% +0.35% -1.92%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in England.

Daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in England

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in England over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in England

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in England.

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 28 March 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
London +68 41 £400 - 11
North of England +81 35 £185 -48.82% 17
South East +94 31 £250 -33.11% 8
East of England +51 22 £425 +8.28% 4
Midlands +75 16 £350 +33.33% 8
North East - 15 £185 - 3
North West +45 14 £251 -30.71% 6
West Midlands +61 8 £350 +52.17% 6
East Midlands +39 8 £325 +23.81% 2
Yorkshire +53 6 £325 +5.69% 8
South West +20 2 £338 +3.85% 9
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 119 (80.95%) Office 365
2 113 (76.87%) Microsoft
3 106 (72.11%) Windows
4 99 (67.35%) MS Exchange
4 99 (67.35%) Active Directory
5 76 (51.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (44.22%) SCCM
7 64 (43.54%) Azure
8 63 (42.86%) Windows Server
9 62 (42.18%) VMware
10 52 (35.37%) Windows Server 2016
11 50 (34.01%) DHCP
11 50 (34.01%) SQL Server
12 48 (32.65%) Microsoft Office
12 48 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 47 (31.97%) DNS
14 46 (31.29%) Citrix
14 46 (31.29%) SharePoint
15 43 (29.25%) Skype for Business
16 40 (27.21%) Hyper-V
16 40 (27.21%) Skype
17 39 (26.53%) Security Cleared
18 37 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (23.13%) PowerShell
20 33 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
21 32 (21.77%) Exchange Server 2010
21 32 (21.77%) Windows 10
22 31 (21.09%) SC Cleared
23 29 (19.73%) Problem-Solving
24 28 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 99 (67.35%) MS Exchange
2 46 (31.29%) SharePoint
3 43 (29.25%) Skype for Business
4 33 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (21.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (8.84%) IIS
7 2 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (32.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 119 (80.95%) Office 365
2 64 (43.54%) Azure
3 26 (17.69%) AWS
4 6 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (4.08%) Mimecast
5 4 (2.72%) GCP
5 4 (2.72%) IaaS
6 2 (1.36%) PaaS
6 2 (1.36%) SaaS
7 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 50 (34.01%) DHCP
2 47 (31.97%) DNS
3 40 (27.21%) Skype
4 27 (18.37%) SAN
4 27 (18.37%) WAN
5 23 (15.65%) LAN
6 18 (12.24%) TCP/IP
7 16 (10.88%) Firewall
8 11 (7.48%) VPN
8 11 (7.48%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (6.12%) VoIP
10 7 (4.76%) NAS
10 7 (4.76%) VLAN
11 6 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (4.08%) MPLS
12 5 (3.40%) NetScaler
13 4 (2.72%) DMZ
13 4 (2.72%) Internet
14 3 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (34.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.48%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (4.76%) Finance
1 7 (4.76%) Public Sector
2 5 (3.40%) Banking
3 3 (2.04%) Law
3 3 (2.04%) Local Government
4 2 (1.36%) Games
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (20.41%) Support Engineer
2 25 (17.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 22 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 21 (14.29%) Analyst
5 16 (10.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (10.88%) Active Directory Engineer
6 15 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) IT Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) IT Support
8 12 (8.16%) Office 365 Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) Server Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) Windows Server Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Architect
11 8 (5.44%) IT Support Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 7 (4.76%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.36%) OAuth
2 2 (1.36%) SAML
3 1 (0.68%) LDAP
3 1 (0.68%) REST
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) Replication
2 8 (5.44%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.08%) PKI
5 4 (2.72%) Clustering
5 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.36%) Handset
7 2 (1.36%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 106 (72.11%) Windows
2 76 (51.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 63 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 52 (35.37%) Windows Server 2016
5 48 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (21.77%) Windows 10
7 28 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
9 10 (6.80%) Android
10 7 (4.76%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (2.72%) Linux
12 4 (2.72%) VMS
13 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.68%) CentOS
15 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.73%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 26 (17.69%) Software Delivery
4 25 (17.01%) Migration
5 23 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (14.97%) Incident Management
7 20 (13.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (13.61%) ITIL
8 9 (6.12%) Service Management
9 8 (5.44%) ITSM
9 8 (5.44%) Storage Management
10 7 (4.76%) Change Management
10 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (4.08%) DevOps
11 6 (4.08%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.40%) Antivirus Management
12 5 (3.40%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (3.40%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.13%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (0.68%) C
3 1 (0.68%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) VB
3 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.09%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (6.80%) CCNA
4 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.12%) MCP
5 9 (6.12%) MCSE
6 8 (5.44%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.76%) MCSA
8 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.40%) MCITP
9 3 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.04%) Degree
10 2 (1.36%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.36%) CCNP
10 2 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.36%) MCTS
10 2 (1.36%) VCAP
10 2 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.65%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) GDPR
3 2 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 99 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 40 (27.21%) Hyper-V
3 37 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (8.84%) XenApp
6 12 (8.16%) vSphere
7 7 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (3.40%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.72%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (1.36%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.68%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.68%) UAG
Systems Management
1 65 (44.22%) SCCM
2 14 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (8.16%) SCOM
4 6 (4.08%) AirWatch
4 6 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (3.40%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.40%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.40%) SCOrch
5 5 (3.40%) WSUS
6 4 (2.72%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.72%) vRealize
7 3 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (76.87%) Microsoft
2 62 (42.18%) VMware
3 46 (31.29%) Citrix
4 25 (17.01%) Cisco
5 14 (9.52%) Dell
6 12 (8.16%) EMC
7 10 (6.80%) HP
8 9 (6.12%) NetApp
9 7 (4.76%) Meraki
9 7 (4.76%) Veeam
10 6 (4.08%) Avaya
10 6 (4.08%) McAfee
10 6 (4.08%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.40%) Clearswift
11 5 (3.40%) Google
11 5 (3.40%) Proofpoint
11 5 (3.40%) Veritas
12 4 (2.72%) EqualLogic
12 4 (2.72%) Juniper
12 4 (2.72%) Symantec