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 3 months to 26 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
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 157 123
Rank change year-on-year +39 -34  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 24 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.81% 0.21% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.54% 1.31% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 21
Median daily rate £300 £281 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +30.81%  
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 £32.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +23.43% +50.58%  

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 433 611 550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.69% 16.29% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 372 323
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -24.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.49 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.75 £36.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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
Cheshire +34 10 £289 +51.97% 10
Manchester +18 9 £450 - 5
Cumbria +2 3 £225 -10.00%
Merseyside -3 2 - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 35 (97.22%) MS Exchange
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 28 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (72.22%) Office 365
4 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) Windows
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (44.44%) DNS
9 14 (38.89%) Windows 10
10 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
11 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
12 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (30.56%) Skype for Business
13 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (27.78%) DHCP
14 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
14 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (22.22%) MCP
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 8 (22.22%) Symantec
14 8 (22.22%) Migration
14 8 (22.22%) VMware
14 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (19.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
15 7 (19.44%) Password Management
15 7 (19.44%) Citrix

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 35 (97.22%) MS Exchange
2 28 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (30.56%) Skype for Business
4 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.33%) IIS
7 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Office 365
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) Skype
4 2 (5.56%) DKIM
4 2 (5.56%) DMARC
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) DMZ
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) OLTP
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SSDT
General
1 4 (11.11%) Local Government
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Administrator
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) PKI
3 5 (13.89%) Replication
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) BYOD
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (38.89%) Windows 10
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Android
6 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (19.44%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (19.44%) Password Management
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Task Automation
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) MCP
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (16.67%) SCCM
3 5 (13.89%) SCOM
3 5 (13.89%) SCOrch
4 4 (11.11%) AirWatch
4 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Symantec
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) McAfee
6 3 (8.33%) Splunk
6 3 (8.33%) Trustwave
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) IronPort
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.78%) RedGate
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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