Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 320 300
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20 -25
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 57 65 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 2.11% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 67
South East median daily rate £325 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% -14.71%
10th Percentile £129 £263 £256
90th Percentile £419 £488 £450
England median daily rate £330 £330 £350
% change year-on-year - -5.71% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £45.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.89% +190.32% -6.06%
10th Percentile £10.35 £27.33 £14.55
90th Percentile £17.25 £47.63 £22.25
England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £18.71
% change year-on-year -34.55% +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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2939 3085 3594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.60% 18.43% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1752 1825 2151
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 126 113
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.12
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hampshire +28 22 £145 -55.38% 6
Thames Valley -15 22 £375 +7.14% 5
Oxfordshire +9 10 £370 +34.55% 2
Berkshire -4 7 £349 -3.13% 1
Surrey -32 6 £148 -59.31%
Buckinghamshire -30 5 £470 +34.29% 2
West Sussex -1 2 £233 -25.90%
Kent -10 1 £375 -11.76%
Exchange Server 2013
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 42 (73.68%) Windows
1 42 (73.68%) MS Exchange
1 42 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 37 (64.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 37 (64.91%) Office 365
3 30 (52.63%) VMware
4 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
5 23 (40.35%) Hyper-V
6 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (36.84%) Migration
7 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (28.07%) Windows Server
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (26.32%) MCSE
10 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
10 14 (24.56%) Skype for Business
11 13 (22.81%) HP
12 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
13 11 (19.30%) Cisco
13 11 (19.30%) ITIL
13 11 (19.30%) Change Management
14 10 (17.54%) Citrix
14 10 (17.54%) SCCM
15 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
15 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
15 9 (15.79%) LAN
15 9 (15.79%) Skype
16 8 (14.04%) Management Information System

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 37 (64.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (24.56%) Skype for Business
4 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.02%) IIS
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (64.91%) Office 365
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) LAN
1 9 (15.79%) Skype
2 7 (12.28%) IP Telephony
2 7 (12.28%) VoIP
2 7 (12.28%) WAN
3 6 (10.53%) SAN
4 5 (8.77%) DHCP
4 5 (8.77%) DNS
4 5 (8.77%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.26%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.51%) Firewall
7 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.51%) SMTP
7 2 (3.51%) VLAN
8 1 (1.75%) MPLS
8 1 (1.75%) VPN
8 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Messaging Specialist
4 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Communications Specialist
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (7.02%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Office 365 Specialist
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Messaging Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Messaging Support
6 3 (5.26%) Office 365 Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) HP Storage
4 4 (7.02%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.28%) Windows 10
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.26%) Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.51%) Android
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Migration
2 11 (19.30%) Change Management
2 11 (19.30%) ITIL
3 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.28%) ITSM
5 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) Service Management
6 4 (7.02%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 3 (5.26%) Data Encryption
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (5.26%) Server Building
7 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (3.51%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (3.51%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) MCSE
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.26%) CCNA
5 3 (5.26%) CCSA
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCDP
6 2 (3.51%) CCNP
6 2 (3.51%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) VCAP
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 23 (40.35%) Hyper-V
3 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.28%) vSphere
5 4 (7.02%) BitLocker
6 3 (5.26%) DFS Replication
6 3 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.51%) XenApp
8 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) WSUS
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.51%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.75%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) VMware
2 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) HP
4 11 (19.30%) Cisco
5 10 (17.54%) Citrix
6 7 (12.28%) Avaya
7 6 (10.53%) NetApp
7 6 (10.53%) Symantec
8 3 (5.26%) BMC
8 3 (5.26%) F5
8 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.51%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.75%) Lotus
10 1 (1.75%) Lumension