Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 576 632 601
Rank change year-on-year +56 -31 -39
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 217 269 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% 1.54% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 178 179
UK median daily rate £320 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.19% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £134 £142 £150
90th Percentile £461 £475 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £324
% change year-on-year - +0.46% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 12
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.76% -33.64%
10th Percentile £20.85 £19.00 £11.60
90th Percentile £24.25 £37.75 £48.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -35.71% +84.21% -25.49%

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 12,052 17,481 17,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.72% 16.71% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,744 11,273 11,294
UK median daily rate £450 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +1.27% +5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 397 425
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.50% -
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +2.50% -2.44%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in the UK

Exchange Server 2013
Top 15 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 5 December 2019. 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 +87 201 £320 -5.19% 121
UK excluding London +104 172 £325 - 104
South East +40 53 £360 +8.68% 23
London +30 43 £225 -40.00% 31
East of England +55 35 £375 +7.14% 9
North of England +42 34 £185 -38.33% 20
Midlands +70 24 £320 -1.54% 20
West Midlands +44 14 £310 -8.15% 14
North East - 14 £185 - 2
Scotland +24 13 - - 8
South West +5 12 £325 +8.33% 18
Yorkshire +46 10 £288 +35.29% 3
East Midlands +44 10 £325 +23.81% 6
North West -3 10 £166 -44.58% 15
Wales +23 1 £225 -40.00% 5

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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.

1 171 (78.80%) Windows
2 154 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 145 (66.82%) Microsoft
4 144 (66.36%) MS Exchange
5 142 (65.44%) Office 365
6 115 (53.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 103 (47.47%) Windows Server
8 87 (40.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 85 (39.17%) VMware
10 78 (35.94%) SCCM
11 72 (33.18%) Skype for Business
12 71 (32.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 68 (31.34%) Azure
14 64 (29.49%) Windows 10
15 62 (28.57%) Skype
16 60 (27.65%) DHCP
17 59 (27.19%) PowerShell
18 55 (25.35%) SharePoint
18 55 (25.35%) Cisco
19 54 (24.88%) DNS
19 54 (24.88%) Hyper-V
20 52 (23.96%) Migration
21 47 (21.66%) Windows 7
22 46 (21.20%) VMware Infrastructure
23 44 (20.28%) SQL Server
23 44 (20.28%) Microsoft Office
24 42 (19.35%) Firewall
25 40 (18.43%) Security Cleared
26 39 (17.97%) Exchange Server 2007
26 39 (17.97%) 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
1 144 (66.36%) MS Exchange
2 87 (40.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (33.18%) Skype for Business
4 55 (25.35%) SharePoint
5 39 (17.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (5.53%) IIS
8 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.46%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (20.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 142 (65.44%) Office 365
2 68 (31.34%) Azure
3 21 (9.68%) AWS
4 19 (8.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (4.61%) IaaS
6 8 (3.69%) Mimecast
7 6 (2.76%) OneDrive
7 6 (2.76%) PaaS
8 5 (2.30%) GCP
9 3 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (28.57%) Skype
2 60 (27.65%) DHCP
3 54 (24.88%) DNS
4 42 (19.35%) Firewall
5 26 (11.98%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.76%) WAN
7 16 (7.37%) LAN
8 13 (5.99%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (5.99%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (5.53%) NaaS
9 12 (5.53%) VPN
10 11 (5.07%) SAN
10 11 (5.07%) VoIP
11 7 (3.23%) H.323
11 7 (3.23%) ISDN
12 5 (2.30%) IP Telephony
12 5 (2.30%) NAS
12 5 (2.30%) Unified Communications
13 4 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.92%) Big Data
6 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) MSI
1 2 (0.92%) WinDbg
1 2 (0.92%) WiX
2 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (9.22%) Finance
2 18 (8.29%) Legal
3 16 (7.37%) Law
4 9 (4.15%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.84%) Banking
6 3 (1.38%) Local Government
6 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.92%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (19.82%) Support Engineer
2 38 (17.51%) Analyst
3 30 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (13.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 26 (11.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 24 (11.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 20 (9.22%) IT Support
8 19 (8.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 18 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (8.29%) Infrastructure Support
9 18 (8.29%) Support Analyst
10 16 (7.37%) IT Engineer
11 13 (5.99%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 13 (5.99%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 13 (5.99%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (5.53%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (5.07%) Exchange Engineer
14 10 (4.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
14 10 (4.61%) Service Analyst
15 9 (4.15%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) Web Services
2 5 (2.30%) SAML
3 4 (1.84%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.38%) LDAP
4 3 (1.38%) Node.js
5 2 (0.92%) .NET
5 2 (0.92%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.46%) OAuth
6 1 (0.46%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.83%) Replication
2 16 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.53%) Clustering
4 7 (3.23%) AS400
4 7 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.23%) iSeries
5 6 (2.76%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.76%) PKI
6 4 (1.84%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.84%) Handset
6 4 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.92%) iPhone
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 171 (78.80%) Windows
2 115 (53.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 103 (47.47%) Windows Server
4 71 (32.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (29.49%) Windows 10
6 47 (21.66%) Windows 7
7 30 (13.82%) Windows 8
7 30 (13.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.61%) Linux
10 9 (4.15%) Windows 2000
11 7 (3.23%) VMS
12 5 (2.30%) Android
12 5 (2.30%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.96%) Migration
2 36 (16.59%) Incident Management
2 36 (16.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (13.36%) ITIL
5 26 (11.98%) Change Management
6 21 (9.68%) Software Delivery
7 20 (9.22%) Information Security
8 19 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (8.29%) Problem Management
10 16 (7.37%) Security Management
11 15 (6.91%) Information Security Management
11 15 (6.91%) ISMS
11 15 (6.91%) Service Management
12 12 (5.53%) Customer-Centricity
12 12 (5.53%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.53%) ITSM
13 11 (5.07%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (4.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (27.19%) PowerShell
2 17 (7.83%) Java
3 12 (5.53%) SQL
4 6 (2.76%) VBScript
5 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.38%) C#
5 3 (1.38%) Go
5 3 (1.38%) Python
5 3 (1.38%) Ruby
5 3 (1.38%) VB
6 2 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 39 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (13.36%) SC Cleared
4 22 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (9.68%) MCSE
6 20 (9.22%) CCNA
7 16 (7.37%) MCITP
7 16 (7.37%) MCSA
8 11 (5.07%) Degree
9 7 (3.23%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.84%) CCNP
12 4 (1.84%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.84%) MCP
13 3 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.38%) Master's Degree
14 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.82%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.38%) NCSC
System Software
1 154 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 54 (24.88%) Hyper-V
3 46 (21.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (8.76%) vSphere
5 12 (5.53%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.69%) XenApp
7 7 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.84%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.38%) Docker
11 2 (0.92%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.46%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 78 (35.94%) SCCM
2 27 (12.44%) SCOM
3 21 (9.68%) WSUS
4 19 (8.76%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.30%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.84%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.38%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.38%) Ansible
9 3 (1.38%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.38%) Puppet
9 3 (1.38%) Terraform
10 2 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.92%) QRadar
10 2 (0.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 145 (66.82%) Microsoft
2 85 (39.17%) VMware
3 55 (25.35%) Cisco
4 35 (16.13%) Citrix
5 16 (7.37%) Meraki
6 15 (6.91%) Sony
6 15 (6.91%) Symantec
7 14 (6.45%) Adobe
8 13 (5.99%) F5
8 13 (5.99%) Splunk
9 12 (5.53%) Dell
9 12 (5.53%) HP
10 11 (5.07%) EMC
10 11 (5.07%) Polycom
11 9 (4.15%) Avaya
12 8 (3.69%) Juniper
12 8 (3.69%) NetApp
13 6 (2.76%) Apple
13 6 (2.76%) McAfee
13 6 (2.76%) Veritas