Period
to 28 July 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 678 488 668
Rank change year-on-year -190 +180 +27
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 88 79 193
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 1.45% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 64 130
10th Percentile £200 £213 £139
25th Percentile £265 £313 £259
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £393 £350
Median % change year-on-year -4.46% +12.14% -
75th Percentile £474 £450 £455
90th Percentile £528 £504 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £393 £313
% change year-on-year -7.64% +25.60% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 13
10th Percentile £44.95 " £15.35
25th Percentile £55.38 " £17.50
Median hourly rate £73.50 - £22.50
75th Percentile £74.25 " £24.25
90th Percentile " " "
UK excluding London median hourly rate £73.50 - £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 9,442 5,458 14,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.19% 14.75% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,392 3,660 9,226
10th Percentile £300 £300 £267
25th Percentile £400 £388 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £586 £560 £563
90th Percentile £670 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 110 307
10th Percentile £12.27 £12.61 £11.57
25th Percentile £16.14 £15.13 £13.25
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +13.75% - -
75th Percentile £52.63 £31.88 £40.00
90th Percentile £68.36 £52.30 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +5.88%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -144 66 £310 -11.43% 40
UK excluding London -81 61 £363 -7.64% 35
South East -37 27 £307 +14.77% 9
Work from Home -274 20 £290 -35.67% 2
London -136 18 £430 +10.97% 7
Scotland -58 15 £425 - 2
South West -11 14 £285 -15.56% 6
North of England -44 2 £396 -11.94% 13
Midlands -52 2 £258 -26.43% 3
East Midlands -14 1 £140 - 3
Yorkshire -19 1 £380 +12.59% 2
North West -30 1 £413 -17.50% 6
West Midlands -42 1 £375 +7.14%
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 68 (77.27%) Microsoft 365
2 66 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 61 (69.32%) MS Exchange
4 60 (68.18%) Windows
5 47 (53.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (51.14%) Microsoft
7 44 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 44 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 38 (43.18%) Azure
9 37 (42.05%) Security Cleared
10 35 (39.77%) SharePoint
11 34 (38.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (34.09%) Skype
12 30 (34.09%) VMware
13 29 (32.95%) Skype for Business
14 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (30.68%) MCSE
15 27 (30.68%) Migration
16 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
16 25 (28.41%) Social Skills
17 24 (27.27%) SC Cleared
18 23 (26.14%) Load Balancing
19 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 19 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2007
21 18 (20.45%) SQL
21 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
21 18 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
22 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
22 16 (18.18%) vSphere
22 16 (18.18%) Windows 10

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 61 (69.32%) MS Exchange
2 35 (39.77%) SharePoint
3 34 (38.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (32.95%) Skype for Business
5 19 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (3.41%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (77.27%) Microsoft 365
2 38 (43.18%) Azure
3 10 (11.36%) OneDrive
4 9 (10.23%) AWS
5 7 (7.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (7.95%) Power Platform
6 6 (6.82%) Mimecast
7 4 (4.55%) Yammer
8 3 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (3.41%) PowerApps
9 1 (1.14%) GCP
9 1 (1.14%) IaaS
9 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.09%) Skype
2 13 (14.77%) DNS
3 6 (6.82%) Firewall
4 5 (5.68%) DHCP
4 5 (5.68%) SAN
4 5 (5.68%) Wireless
5 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.55%) LAN
5 4 (4.55%) WAN
6 3 (3.41%) VPN
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.27%) Internet
7 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.14%) NAS
8 1 (1.14%) SMTP
8 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.55%) Power BI
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2019
General
1 25 (28.41%) Social Skills
2 16 (18.18%) Public Sector
3 9 (10.23%) Finance
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.27%) Electronics
6 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 11 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (11.36%) Analyst
2 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) Architect
4 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) Exchange Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Exchange Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Exchange Specialist
8 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
1 4 (4.55%) J2EE
1 4 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (1.14%) REST
2 1 (1.14%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.14%) SOAP
2 1 (1.14%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.27%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
4 1 (1.14%) PKI
4 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.18%) Windows
2 47 (53.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.14%) Android
10 1 (1.14%) Linux
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) Unix
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) Migration
2 23 (26.14%) Load Balancing
3 13 (14.77%) ITIL
4 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.23%) Service Management
8 7 (7.95%) Change Management
8 7 (7.95%) DevOps
8 7 (7.95%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.82%) Identity Management
10 5 (5.68%) Information Security
10 5 (5.68%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (4.55%) Analytics
11 4 (4.55%) Privileged Identity Management
12 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
12 3 (3.41%) Capacity Management
12 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (20.45%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) Java
4 1 (1.14%) C
4 1 (1.14%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (42.05%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (30.68%) MCSE
4 24 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 12 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (13.64%) Degree
6 10 (11.36%) DV Cleared
7 8 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.82%) CCNA
8 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (6.82%) MCSA
9 4 (4.55%) CCNP
10 2 (2.27%) MCITP
10 2 (2.27%) MCP
10 2 (2.27%) VCP6
11 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) GDPR
2 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.14%) NIST
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (18.18%) vSphere
3 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.95%) XenApp
4 7 (7.95%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (2.27%) Firmware
7 1 (1.14%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (14.77%) SCCM
3 8 (9.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 6 (6.82%) Ansible
4 6 (6.82%) Terraform
5 5 (5.68%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (4.55%) vCenter Server
7 3 (3.41%) SCOM
8 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (51.14%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.09%) VMware
3 13 (14.77%) Veeam
4 12 (13.64%) Citrix
5 10 (11.36%) IronPort
6 8 (9.09%) Cisco
7 7 (7.95%) Dell
8 6 (6.82%) Ivanti
8 6 (6.82%) SAP
9 4 (4.55%) Clearswift
9 4 (4.55%) HP
9 4 (4.55%) Juniper
9 4 (4.55%) McAfee
9 4 (4.55%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.41%) Oracle
10 3 (3.41%) Trend Micro
11 2 (2.27%) CommVault
11 2 (2.27%) EMC
11 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.14%) Apple