The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
England / London
Rank 343 388 334
Rank change year-on-year +45 -54  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 63 48 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.22% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% 1.28% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 65
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% -18.18%  

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3669 3742 3750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.06% 16.90% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2550 2573 2473
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 96
Median hourly rate £22.34 £24.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +17.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £11.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.50 £50.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in London

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in London

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in London

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London +7 16 £450 +20.00% 6
Croydon - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £185 -
Stockley Park - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 107 (92.24%) Windows
2 91 (78.45%) Active Directory
3 89 (76.72%) MS Exchange
4 77 (66.38%) Microsoft
5 75 (64.66%) Windows Server
6 66 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 59 (50.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (47.41%) Office 365
10 45 (38.79%) VMware
11 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (35.34%) SCCM
12 39 (33.62%) Exchange Server 2007
13 32 (27.59%) PowerShell
13 32 (27.59%) Skype for Business
14 31 (26.72%) SQL
14 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
15 30 (25.86%) Citrix
16 29 (25.00%) Firewall
16 29 (25.00%) Hyper-V
17 27 (23.28%) SAN
18 26 (22.41%) Windows 7
19 25 (21.55%) Cisco
20 24 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 23 (19.83%) Finance
22 22 (18.97%) DNS
22 22 (18.97%) HP
22 22 (18.97%) SharePoint
23 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
23 21 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 89 (76.72%) MS Exchange
2 66 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (33.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (27.59%) Skype for Business
5 22 (18.97%) SharePoint
6 10 (8.62%) IIS
7 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (47.41%) Office 365
2 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (15.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (12.07%) IaaS
5 5 (4.31%) Mimecast
6 4 (3.45%) OneDrive
6 4 (3.45%) SaaS
7 3 (2.59%) Yammer
8 2 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.72%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.00%) Firewall
2 27 (23.28%) SAN
3 22 (18.97%) DNS
4 18 (15.52%) DHCP
5 17 (14.66%) VPN
6 15 (12.93%) Skype
7 13 (11.21%) WAN
8 12 (10.34%) VLAN
9 10 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (8.62%) MPLS
9 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
10 8 (6.90%) VoIP
11 7 (6.03%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (5.17%) iSCSI
12 6 (5.17%) LDAP
12 6 (5.17%) NAS
12 6 (5.17%) Network Security
12 6 (5.17%) Unified Communications
13 5 (4.31%) LAN
13 5 (4.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.86%) Subversion
2 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (19.83%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 11 (9.48%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Games
4 5 (4.31%) Law
4 5 (4.31%) Legal
5 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Publishing
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) Architect
3 17 (14.66%) Analyst
4 16 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.21%) Consultant
5 13 (11.21%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.62%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
9 8 (6.90%) Office 365 Consultant
10 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Office 365 Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Active Directory Architect
11 6 (5.17%) IT Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) SAML
2 3 (2.59%) WAP
2 3 (2.59%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) HTML
4 1 (0.86%) jQuery
4 1 (0.86%) REST
4 1 (0.86%) WinForms
4 1 (0.86%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.66%) Clustering
3 10 (8.62%) Replication
4 5 (4.31%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.45%) PKI
6 3 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 107 (92.24%) Windows
2 75 (64.66%) Windows Server
3 59 (50.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (22.41%) Windows 7
6 21 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (10.34%) Windows 10
8 9 (7.76%) Mac OS X
9 8 (6.90%) Windows 8
10 7 (6.03%) Unix
11 3 (2.59%) Android
11 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.72%) Linux
13 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (14.66%) Migration
3 16 (13.79%) ITIL
4 11 (9.48%) Project Management
5 9 (7.76%) Change Management
6 8 (6.90%) Server Building
6 8 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (6.03%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.03%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (6.03%) Presales
7 7 (6.03%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (5.17%) High Availability
9 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.31%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.31%) Release Management
9 5 (4.31%) Software Deployment
10 4 (3.45%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.45%) IT Strategy
10 4 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 31 (26.72%) SQL
3 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.72%) C#
3 2 (1.72%) Python
3 2 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (0.86%) C
4 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.07%) MCSE
3 12 (10.34%) CCNA
3 12 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.34%) MCITP
3 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.90%) CCNP
4 8 (6.90%) MCP
5 7 (6.03%) CCIE
5 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.59%) MCSA
6 3 (2.59%) MCSD
7 2 (1.72%) MCTS
8 1 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.86%) Degree
8 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 91 (78.45%) Active Directory
2 29 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 24 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (17.24%) XenApp
5 10 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (5.17%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.31%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (3.45%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.59%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.59%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.59%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.72%) UAG
10 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.72%) vSphere
11 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (35.34%) SCCM
2 17 (14.66%) SCOM
3 14 (12.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (5.17%) SCVMM
7 5 (4.31%) NetBackup
7 5 (4.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (3.45%) SCOrch
8 4 (3.45%) SCSM
9 3 (2.59%) AirWatch
9 3 (2.59%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.72%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.72%) Puppet
10 2 (1.72%) WSUS
11 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.86%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 77 (66.38%) Microsoft
2 45 (38.79%) VMware
3 30 (25.86%) Citrix
4 25 (21.55%) Cisco
5 22 (18.97%) HP
6 20 (17.24%) Symantec
7 14 (12.07%) NetApp
8 11 (9.48%) Sophos
9 8 (6.90%) Dell
10 7 (6.03%) Meraki
11 6 (5.17%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.31%) Altiris
12 5 (4.31%) Avaya
12 5 (4.31%) Palo Alto
13 4 (3.45%) Acronis
13 4 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
13 4 (3.45%) EMC
13 4 (3.45%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.45%) Rackspace
13 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow