Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 211 200
Rank change year-on-year +51 -11 -8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 44 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 0.23% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.83% 1.41% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 24
North West median daily rate £300 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -20.11%
10th Percentile £157 £158 £207
90th Percentile £495 £455 £379
England median daily rate £334 £330 £343
% change year-on-year +1.14% -3.65% -16.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £13.00 - -
England median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £18.71
% change year-on-year +4.55% +46.98% -31.96%

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 911 1131 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.92% 16.31% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 718 785
North West median daily rate £400 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -4.24% +26.92%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £551 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 67
North West median hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -14.29% +4.20%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £23.17 £37.50
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Manchester +21 19 £440 +177.17% 8
Cheshire +23 17 £288 -4.17% 5
Merseyside +9 5 - -
Cumbria -2 2 £225 -10.00%
Exchange Server 2013
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 39 (88.64%) MS Exchange
2 32 (72.73%) Office 365
3 29 (65.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
4 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) Windows
5 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
6 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
7 14 (31.82%) Migration
7 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
8 13 (29.55%) DNS
8 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
8 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
9 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 11 (25.00%) VMware
10 10 (22.73%) DHCP
11 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (15.91%) PKI
12 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
12 7 (15.91%) MCP
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.91%) Password Management
12 7 (15.91%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (13.64%) Skype

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 39 (88.64%) MS Exchange
2 29 (65.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
4 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.55%) WordPress
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (72.73%) Office 365
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (11.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) Skype
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.55%) VLAN
6 2 (4.55%) VoIP
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.27%) DKIM
7 1 (2.27%) DMARC
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.27%) OLAP
4 1 (2.27%) OLTP
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SSDT
General
1 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Velocity
2 1 (2.27%) MDX
2 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (15.91%) PKI
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
3 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.09%) Android
7 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (15.91%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (15.91%) Password Management
3 6 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Email Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.55%) Task Automation
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.27%) High Availability
8 1 (2.27%) Line Management
8 1 (2.27%) Presales
8 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) MCP
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
1 4 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.09%) Symantec
6 3 (6.82%) Proofpoint
6 3 (6.82%) Veeam
7 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) Apple
8 1 (2.27%) Capita
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) IronPort
8 1 (2.27%) OpenText
8 1 (2.27%) RedGate
8 1 (2.27%) Synology