The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 100 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 20 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.85% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.61% 9.85% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 19
Average daily rate
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£394 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +114.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.57 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.15% -
Exchange Server 2010
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
434 477 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.83% 18.75% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 246 181
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £40.75 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Berkshire region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Berkshire region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -15 5 £425 - 5
Bracknell +2 4 £255 - 1
Maidenhead -3 1 £400 +14.28% 2
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
South East

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Exchange Server 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2010.

1 44 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (70.45%) Windows
3 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (40.91%) VMware
7 16 (36.36%) Firewall
7 16 (36.36%) Lync
8 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
9 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (31.82%) Blackberry
10 13 (29.55%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (22.73%) MCSE
12 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.45%) ITIL
14 8 (18.18%) Cisco
14 8 (18.18%) Internet
14 8 (18.18%) DMZ
14 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
15 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
15 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
15 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
15 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
15 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
16 6 (13.64%) Migration

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Exchange Server 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (36.36%) Lync
4 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (9.09%) IIS
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (4.55%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) DMZ
2 8 (18.18%) Internet
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.09%) SSL
4 4 (9.09%) NetScreen
4 4 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) PBX
6 1 (2.27%) PSTN
6 1 (2.27%) DHCP
6 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 7
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JMeter
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.27%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Wintel Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support
7 1 (2.27%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) XML
1 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Blog
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
6 3 (6.82%) Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (2.27%) Validation
7 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) MCSE
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (11.36%) MCP
5 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) MCSD
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) ISEB
7 1 (2.27%) MCDST
7 1 (2.27%) MCTS
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
7 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
4 6 (13.64%) vSphere
5 5 (11.36%) XenApp
6 4 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 4 (9.09%) UAG
7 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.82%) ARCserve
3 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
4 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) VMware
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Symantec
5 4 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) CA
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) Symbian
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