The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 63 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.92% 1.59% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Exchange Server 2010
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
104 126 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.49% 15.54% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 85 54
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £213 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £11.93 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% -27.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) IronPort
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) RightFax
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Messaging Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) IronPort
2 2 (25.00%) RightFax
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) VMware