Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 November 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 197 156
Rank change year-on-year +23 -41 +19
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 13 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 1.33% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
West Midlands median daily rate £314 £270 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -23.40% +19.49%
10th Percentile £294 £184 £257
90th Percentile £623 £434 £430
England median daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year -1.52% -5.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.43 -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £26.75 £19.11
% change year-on-year -32.71% +40.02% -30.53%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 719 1056 784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.97% 17.24% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 612 430
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £209 £238 £227
90th Percentile £563 £525 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 43
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -
10th Percentile £13.04 £10.60 £11.12
90th Percentile £42.20 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +11 7 £313 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire +3 4 - -
Herefordshire +2 1 £650 +44.44%
Exchange Server 2013
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) VPN
7 4 (30.77%) Dell
7 4 (30.77%) Change Management
7 4 (30.77%) Wireless
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (30.77%) Change Control
7 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
8 3 (23.08%) Office 365
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (23.08%) MSI
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco
9 2 (15.38%) ITSM
9 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Citrix
9 2 (15.38%) DNS

Exchange Server 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Skype
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MSI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
1 4 (30.77%) Junior
1 4 (30.77%) Junior Desktop Support
1 4 (30.77%) Junior IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Lync Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Server Building
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix