The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.60% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 3.25% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £550 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £330 £310
% change year-on-year -6.43% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +41.07% +33.33%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 170 123 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 22.94% 18.41% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 73 87
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL V3
2 7 (87.50%) Skype for Business
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) ITSM
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (75.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) MCP
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) ServiceNow
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) F5

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Messaging Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Communications Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL V3
1 7 (87.50%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) F5
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp