Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 748 501 606
Rank change year-on-year -247 +105 +42
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 77 39 212
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 0.82% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 32 154
10th Percentile £150 £263 £135
25th Percentile £208 £312 £200
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £295 £393 £325
Median % change year-on-year -24.84% +20.77% -7.14%
75th Percentile £430 £480 £411
90th Percentile £475 £506 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -27.50% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 12
10th Percentile £18.40 " £20.80
25th Percentile £31.00 " £21.25
Median hourly rate £55.75 - £22.50
75th Percentile £74.25 " £24.25
90th Percentile " " "
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.75 - £22.50

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 10,964 4,732 12,593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.86% 14.62% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,547 3,185 8,265
10th Percentile £305 £281 £258
25th Percentile £410 £375 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £473 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £600 £550 £550
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 143 299
10th Percentile £13.98 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.00 £17.36 £14.30
Median hourly rate £22.82 £23.00 £20.96
Median % change year-on-year -0.78% +9.76% +4.78%
75th Percentile £51.00 £44.13 £40.05
90th Percentile £70.00 £64.01 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 27 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Top 14 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 27 October 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 -212 59 £304 -10.59% 34
UK excluding London -141 52 £290 -27.50% 32
South East -71 16 £265 -45.66% 8
South West -37 15 £295 -26.25% 6
London -202 14 £365 -4.58% 4
Work from Home -214 12 £290 +5.27% 3
Scotland -82 9 £216 -53.99% 2
North West -54 5 £425 +54.55% 5
North of England -71 5 £425 +54.55% 9
East of England -50 3 £373 +14.62% 2
Midlands -79 3 £140 -58.21% 5
East Midlands - 2 £140 - 2
West Midlands -68 1 £375 +11.94% 3
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 58 (75.32%) Active Directory
2 57 (74.03%) Windows
3 55 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
4 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 48 (62.34%) MS Exchange
6 37 (48.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (45.45%) Azure
8 34 (44.16%) Windows Server
9 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 33 (42.86%) VMware
10 31 (40.26%) PowerShell
11 24 (31.17%) Security Cleared
11 24 (31.17%) Windows 10
12 23 (29.87%) SQL
13 22 (28.57%) Migration
14 20 (25.97%) SharePoint
15 19 (24.68%) DNS
15 19 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (23.38%) Hyper-V
17 17 (22.08%) vSphere
17 17 (22.08%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (22.08%) SCCM
18 16 (20.78%) ITIL
18 16 (20.78%) Citrix
19 15 (19.48%) Cisco
19 15 (19.48%) Skype
19 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2016
19 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2019
20 14 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
21 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification

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 48 (62.34%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.97%) SharePoint
3 17 (22.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (15.58%) Skype for Business
6 8 (10.39%) IIS
7 7 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (5.19%) Apache
10 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
2 35 (45.45%) Azure
3 9 (11.69%) AWS
3 9 (11.69%) OneDrive
4 5 (6.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (6.49%) Power Platform
5 4 (5.19%) Mimecast
6 3 (3.90%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.90%) PowerApps
7 2 (2.60%) GCP
7 2 (2.60%) Yammer
8 1 (1.30%) IaaS
8 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) DNS
2 15 (19.48%) Skype
3 11 (14.29%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) SAN
5 8 (10.39%) DHCP
6 6 (7.79%) VPN
7 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.49%) LAN
7 5 (6.49%) WAN
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.19%) NAS
8 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.90%) IPv4
9 3 (3.90%) Network Security
10 2 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.60%) SNMP
11 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.30%) Internet
11 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2017
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2019
6 2 (2.60%) Power BI
7 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (16.88%) Public Sector
2 10 (12.99%) Social Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Finance
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Military
7 1 (1.30%) Back Office
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 14 (18.18%) Analyst
2 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.79%) Service Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Architect
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Project Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
1 4 (5.19%) J2EE
2 3 (3.90%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.30%) SOAP
3 1 (1.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.19%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (74.03%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (44.16%) Windows Server
4 24 (31.17%) Windows 10
5 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2016
5 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.49%) Linux
8 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.60%) Android
9 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Migration
2 16 (20.78%) ITIL
3 14 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (16.88%) Service Management
5 12 (15.58%) Incident Management
5 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (9.09%) Change Management
6 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.79%) DevOps
8 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.49%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
9 4 (5.19%) Critical Thinking
9 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.90%) Application Virtualisation
10 3 (3.90%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.90%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (3.90%) Personalization
10 3 (3.90%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) PowerShell
2 23 (29.87%) SQL
3 6 (7.79%) Java
4 2 (2.60%) C
5 1 (1.30%) C#
5 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 11 (14.29%) MCSE
4 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (7.79%) CCNA
5 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.79%) MCSA
6 4 (5.19%) CCNP
6 4 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (5.19%) Degree
6 4 (5.19%) MCITP
6 4 (5.19%) MCP
7 2 (2.60%) CCA
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.60%) MCTS
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) GDPR
2 4 (5.19%) SLA
3 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) NIST
System Software
1 58 (75.32%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (23.38%) Hyper-V
4 17 (22.08%) vSphere
5 10 (12.99%) XenApp
5 10 (12.99%) XenDesktop
6 7 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.19%) NFS
8 3 (3.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.90%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) SCCM
2 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (12.99%) Terraform
4 6 (7.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 6 (7.79%) Ansible
5 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.19%) SCOM
6 4 (5.19%) vCenter Server
7 3 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 33 (42.86%) VMware
3 16 (20.78%) Citrix
4 15 (19.48%) Cisco
5 10 (12.99%) Veeam
6 9 (11.69%) Ivanti
7 7 (9.09%) Dell
8 6 (7.79%) McAfee
9 5 (6.49%) EMC
10 4 (5.19%) HP
10 4 (5.19%) Juniper
10 4 (5.19%) SAP
10 4 (5.19%) Symantec
11 3 (3.90%) Oracle
11 3 (3.90%) Shavlik
11 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.60%) CommVault
12 2 (2.60%) F5
12 2 (2.60%) IronPort
12 2 (2.60%) MobileIron