The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 130 129
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 18 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.52% 2.06% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Median daily rate £325 £350 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +51.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £330 £310
% change year-on-year -6.43% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 398 535 510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.57% 17.95% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 378 349
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 32
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +110.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £37.00
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South West

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the South West

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Somerset 0 5 - - 1
Bristol - 5 £350 - 3
Dorset - 5 - - 4
Wiltshire -2 2 £325 -3.70%
Gloucestershire +8 1 - - 1
Exchange Server 2013
England

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 South West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 30 (68.18%) MS Exchange
4 20 (45.45%) Office 365
4 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
5 17 (38.64%) DNS
6 16 (36.36%) Linux
6 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (36.36%) Skype for Business
6 16 (36.36%) Skype
7 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
8 13 (29.55%) Red Hat
8 13 (29.55%) Migration
9 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) DHCP
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (20.45%) Citrix
13 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
13 8 (18.18%) SQL
13 8 (18.18%) Client/Server

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 30 (68.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
4 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Office 365
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DNS
2 16 (36.36%) Skype
3 10 (22.73%) DHCP
3 10 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (11.36%) Extranet
4 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) Intranet
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.82%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.82%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Architect
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Active Directory Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) IT Support
5 2 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) CSS3
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) Kendo UI
1 1 (2.27%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.27%) SignalR
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.64%) RIA
3 3 (6.82%) VAX
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (36.36%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.82%) Unix
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Migration
2 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (11.36%) Test Management
3 5 (11.36%) Web Development
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.09%) Change Management
4 4 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security Management
5 3 (6.82%) Security Management
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) CRM
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.27%) MVC
7 1 (2.27%) Scrum
7 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) RMADS
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.91%) DFS Replication
5 5 (11.36%) Samba
5 5 (11.36%) Squid
6 3 (6.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Nagios
1 5 (11.36%) Webmin
1 5 (11.36%) Xymon
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Red Hat
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) VMware
6 5 (11.36%) Veeam
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
8 1 (2.27%) Kofax
8 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) Sophos
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) Tandberg