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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 96 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 29 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 0.62% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.00% 3.82% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 27
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£325 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £344 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £301 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
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
414 393 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.69% 16.19% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 203 220
Average daily rate £400 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.05 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £19.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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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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 -2 15 £313 -26.47% 3
Bracknell -6 3 - -
Newbury - 2 £413 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £325 -
Exchange Server 2010
South East

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 36 (80.00%) Windows
3 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
4 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 20 (44.44%) SCCM
7 19 (42.22%) Lync
7 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (28.89%) VMware
10 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
10 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
10 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
11 12 (26.67%) Office 365
11 12 (26.67%) Firewall
12 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (24.44%) SQL
12 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
12 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
13 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (22.22%) MS Office
13 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 9 (20.00%) LAN
14 9 (20.00%) Cisco
14 9 (20.00%) MCTS
14 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (17.78%) Clustering
15 8 (17.78%) WAN
16 7 (15.56%) HP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (42.22%) Lync
3 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
6 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.89%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (2.22%) IIS
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Office
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Yammer
4 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) LAN
3 8 (17.78%) WAN
4 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.33%) DNS
4 6 (13.33%) SAN
5 5 (11.11%) VPN
5 5 (11.11%) DHCP
6 4 (8.89%) VLAN
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (6.67%) Skype
7 3 (6.67%) SNMP
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.22%) Wireless
9 1 (2.22%) IPv4
9 1 (2.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Clustering
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
5 4 (8.89%) Replication
6 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.22%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
6 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (8.89%) Linux
9 2 (4.44%) Android
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) Validation
4 4 (8.89%) High Availability
5 3 (6.67%) Release Management
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Coaching
6 2 (4.44%) Server Building
6 2 (4.44%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.22%) Line Management
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.22%) WFM
7 1 (2.22%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
1 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBScript
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
1 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (20.00%) MCTS
4 6 (13.33%) MCSE
5 4 (8.89%) MCITP
5 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) vSphere
3 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.11%) XenApp
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.67%) Samba
7 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) WSUS
4 3 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) ProCurve
6 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.89%) Brocade
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.22%) SurfControl
9 1 (2.22%) Postini
9 1 (2.22%) Avaya
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Lotus
9 1 (2.22%) EMC