The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 50 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.53% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 3.90% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £293 £276
% change year-on-year
+0.85% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.22 £14.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+60.13% -25.64%
Exchange Server 2007
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
98 77 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.42% 13.51% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 32
Average daily rate £356 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -48.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Birmingham region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Birmingham region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) HP APS
5 1 (20.00%) SUSE
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) S/MIME
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (20.00%) iSeries
5 1 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) S/MIME
2 1 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) IMAP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) HP APS
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix