The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 140 142 118
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 49 63 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.04% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.44% 5.90% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 45
Average daily rate
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£405 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £179 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £436 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% -22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £14.20 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £41.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Exchange Server 2010
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
901 1068 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.55% 17.60% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 744 710
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 32
Average hourly rate £21.22 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £14.50 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 106 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 75 (70.75%) Active Directory
3 72 (67.92%) Windows
4 55 (51.89%) VMware
5 48 (45.28%) Microsoft
6 47 (44.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (33.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (29.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 28 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (26.42%) Citrix
10 27 (25.47%) DNS
11 26 (24.53%) Migration
12 25 (23.58%) Windows 7
13 24 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (21.70%) VPN
14 23 (21.70%) Cisco
14 23 (21.70%) SAN
15 21 (19.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (18.87%) vSphere
17 19 (17.92%) Blackberry
17 19 (17.92%) Finance
18 18 (16.98%) NetApp
19 17 (16.04%) DHCP
19 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
20 16 (15.09%) Lync
20 16 (15.09%) Office 365
21 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
21 15 (14.15%) LAN
21 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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
1 106 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 35 (33.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (29.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (19.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
6 16 (15.09%) Lync
7 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.72%) IIS
9 4 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.83%) Apache
10 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) MS Office
2 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) Office 365
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) PaaS
3 2 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.47%) DNS
2 23 (21.70%) SAN
2 23 (21.70%) VPN
3 17 (16.04%) DHCP
4 15 (14.15%) LAN
5 12 (11.32%) VLAN
6 11 (10.38%) WAN
7 10 (9.43%) LDAP
7 10 (9.43%) Firewall
8 9 (8.49%) NAS
9 8 (7.55%) VoIP
10 7 (6.60%) Kerberos
10 7 (6.60%) SNMP
11 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
11 6 (5.66%) WLAN
11 6 (5.66%) NetScaler
12 5 (4.72%) Internet
13 4 (3.77%) SMTP
14 2 (1.89%) PBX
14 2 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Law
4 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Back Office
7 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Analyst
2 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (9.43%) Consultant
4 10 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Messaging Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.60%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Desktop Support
8 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Administrator
10 4 (3.77%) IT Support
10 4 (3.77%) Server Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Messaging Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) Web Services
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.60%) Clustering
3 6 (5.66%) iPhone
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.83%) Replication
6 2 (1.89%) iPad
6 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.94%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Equities
7 1 (0.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (67.92%) Windows
2 47 (44.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (23.58%) Windows 7
4 24 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (10.38%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.55%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.66%) Android
9 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
9 5 (4.72%) Linux
10 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.83%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.83%) UNIX
11 2 (1.89%) Solaris
12 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Migration
2 14 (13.21%) ITIL
3 13 (12.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.60%) Release Management
5 4 (3.77%) Project Management
6 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.83%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.83%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.89%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.89%) TOGAF
7 2 (1.89%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.89%) CRM
7 2 (1.89%) Process Management
7 2 (1.89%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.26%) SQL
3 8 (7.55%) VBScript
4 2 (1.89%) C
5 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.32%) MCSE
3 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) MCITP
5 3 (2.83%) MCP
5 3 (2.83%) CCNP
6 2 (1.89%) CCNA
6 2 (1.89%) MCSA
6 2 (1.89%) Degree
6 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.94%) MCTS
7 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) CCA
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.94%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) COBIT
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (70.75%) Active Directory
2 28 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.87%) vSphere
4 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
5 9 (8.49%) VMware Server
6 8 (7.55%) XenApp
7 7 (6.60%) DFS Replication
8 5 (4.72%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (3.77%) Xen
10 3 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.89%) XenServer
11 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.94%) vCloud
12 1 (0.94%) KVM
12 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.94%) Postfix
12 1 (0.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) WSUS
3 4 (3.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.94%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.94%) vMotion
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (51.89%) VMware
2 48 (45.28%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.42%) Citrix
4 23 (21.70%) Cisco
5 18 (16.98%) NetApp
6 10 (9.43%) EMC
7 9 (8.49%) AppSense
7 9 (8.49%) Symantec
8 6 (5.66%) HP
9 5 (4.72%) McAfee
10 4 (3.77%) Dell
10 4 (3.77%) Mitel
11 3 (2.83%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.83%) MobileIron
12 2 (1.89%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.89%) IPFX
12 2 (1.89%) Verint
12 2 (1.89%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.89%) IronPort
12 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
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