Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 13 April 2021 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
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 578 556 634
Rank change year-on-year -22 +78 +46
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 77 149 225
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 1.72% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 118 149
10th Percentile £200 £159 £143
25th Percentile £265 £185 £230
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £350 £388
Median % change year-on-year +17.86% -9.68% +18.32%
75th Percentile £496 £438 £456
90th Percentile £528 £512 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £319 £350
% change year-on-year +25.49% -8.93% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 12
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +21.62% +10.45%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,147 8,660 15,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.62% 14.46% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,902 5,702 10,068
10th Percentile £290 £262 £281
25th Percentile £385 £363 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £463 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £556 £569
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +1.76% -1.16% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 196 291
10th Percentile £12.73 £11.61 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.25 £14.95 £12.83
Median hourly rate £25.75 £20.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +28.75% +11.11% +2.86%
75th Percentile £53.38 £35.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £64.05 £53.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £16.81
% change year-on-year +26.32% +13.03% -3.94%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2013.

Daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2013.

Hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 13 April 2021. 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
England +3 53 £380 +15.15% 25
UK excluding London +45 49 £400 +25.49% 20
Work from Home -230 28 £279 -38.00% 1
South East +66 22 £350 +65.68% 8
London +14 17 £413 +3.13% 5
Scotland -1 14 £473 +14.67%
South West +68 6 £250 -38.46% 5
North of England +29 6 £422 +128.11% 5
North West +23 5 £464 +85.23% 5
Yorkshire +30 1 £380 +6.67%
Wales - 1 £250 -

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 61 (79.22%) Microsoft 365
2 60 (77.92%) MS Exchange
3 50 (64.94%) Active Directory
4 48 (62.34%) Windows
5 46 (59.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
7 38 (49.35%) Windows Server
8 35 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (44.16%) PowerShell
10 30 (38.96%) Skype
10 30 (38.96%) Skype for Business
10 30 (38.96%) Migration
11 29 (37.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
12 28 (36.36%) MCSE
13 24 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2007
14 23 (29.87%) VMware
14 23 (29.87%) Load Balancing
15 21 (27.27%) Azure
16 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
16 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2003
16 20 (25.97%) SharePoint
17 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (22.08%) HP
18 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
19 16 (20.78%) Windows 10
20 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
20 14 (18.18%) Cisco
20 14 (18.18%) SQL Server

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 60 (77.92%) MS Exchange
2 46 (59.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (38.96%) Skype for Business
4 24 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (25.97%) SharePoint
6 7 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
7 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 61 (79.22%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (27.27%) Azure
3 6 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.60%) AWS
4 2 (2.60%) IaaS
4 2 (2.60%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.30%) GCP
5 1 (1.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.96%) Skype
2 8 (10.39%) DNS
2 8 (10.39%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) DHCP
3 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 4 (5.19%) Wireless
5 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.60%) WAN
7 1 (1.30%) Internet
7 1 (1.30%) Intranet
7 1 (1.30%) SMTP
7 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (12.99%) Public Sector
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) French Language
3 3 (3.90%) German Language
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) International Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (9.09%) Architect
3 7 (9.09%) Consultant
3 7 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
4 6 (7.79%) Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Office 365 Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.90%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) IT Support
7 3 (3.90%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) LDAP
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.60%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.60%) PKI
4 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) Windows Server
3 35 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (20.78%) Windows 10
7 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.19%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.90%) Android
11 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.30%) Linux
11 1 (1.30%) Solaris
11 1 (1.30%) Unix
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Migration
2 23 (29.87%) Load Balancing
3 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.19%) Information Security
6 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (3.90%) ITIL
6 3 (3.90%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (3.90%) Project Management
6 3 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (3.90%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (2.60%) Project Delivery
7 2 (2.60%) Technology Roadmap
7 2 (2.60%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.69%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (36.36%) MCSE
2 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
4 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.69%) MCSA
4 9 (11.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (10.39%) Degree
6 7 (9.09%) CCNA
6 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (9.09%) MCITP
7 6 (7.79%) HP AIS
7 6 (7.79%) HP ASE
7 6 (7.79%) HP MASE
7 6 (7.79%) JNCIS
7 6 (7.79%) NCIE
8 2 (2.60%) VCP6
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.30%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.19%) vSphere
4 4 (5.19%) XenApp
5 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.60%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 2 (2.60%) Firmware
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (5.19%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.90%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.60%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.60%) vRealize
5 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.87%) VMware
3 17 (22.08%) HP
4 14 (18.18%) Cisco
5 11 (14.29%) IronPort
6 8 (10.39%) NetApp
7 7 (9.09%) Citrix
8 6 (7.79%) Brocade
8 6 (7.79%) Juniper
9 4 (5.19%) Apple
9 4 (5.19%) Dell
9 4 (5.19%) F5
9 4 (5.19%) Sun
9 4 (5.19%) Trend Micro
9 4 (5.19%) Veeam
10 3 (3.90%) McAfee
10 3 (3.90%) Symantec
11 2 (2.60%) Altiris
11 2 (2.60%) Remedy
11 2 (2.60%) SAP