The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.60% 0.30% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 1.23% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £330 £300
% change year-on-year -6.43% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £36.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.72% +71.42%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 81 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 23.26% 24.32% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 21
Median daily rate £325 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £281 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% +2.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Merseyside

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 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
Liverpool +2 2 - -
Exchange Server 2013
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
4 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) Migration

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobility Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware