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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 54 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 1.01% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 5.56% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £300 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.57 £16.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +8.06%
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
114 108 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.86% 18.15% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 58 41
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.25 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 14 February 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 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 7 (33.33%) MobileIron
7 6 (28.57%) MS Office
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 5 (23.81%) German Language
9 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
9 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
10 3 (14.29%) LAN
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 3 (14.29%) DNS

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (38.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) German Language
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) CESG
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCDST
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) IronPort
5 2 (9.52%) RightFax
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) arcserve
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper