The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 132 94 111
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +17
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 14 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 1.21% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.45% 7.02% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 17
Average daily rate
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£190 £168 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -40.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £140 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.25 £25.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +75.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.71 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £26.00 £14.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2007
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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 East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
572 413 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 17.23% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 173 247
Average daily rate £391 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Hertfordshire -22 6 £270 +89.47% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 3 - - 1
Essex -15 2 £175 +6.06%
Bedfordshire -19 2 £185 -26.00%
Suffolk - 1 £190 -
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Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 51 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 45 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 34 (66.67%) Windows
4 32 (62.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
5 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (47.06%) VMware
7 22 (43.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (39.22%) Citrix
9 19 (37.25%) DNS
10 18 (35.29%) ITIL
11 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
12 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
14 12 (23.53%) DHCP
15 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
15 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (19.61%) SQL
16 10 (19.61%) MS Office
17 9 (17.65%) Linux
17 9 (17.65%) MCSA
17 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
17 9 (17.65%) Symantec
17 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
18 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
18 8 (15.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (15.69%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 51 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (62.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (43.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (15.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) DNS
2 12 (23.53%) DHCP
3 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.73%) VoIP
5 6 (11.76%) SAN
6 5 (9.80%) NAS
6 5 (9.80%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.88%) Firewall
8 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.96%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) SMTP
8 1 (1.96%) FTP
8 1 (1.96%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Publishing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Support
6 5 (9.80%) Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Wintel Support
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Services Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) IT Support
7 4 (7.84%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
2 4 (7.84%) PKI
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (17.65%) Linux
6 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.84%) UNIX
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.84%) Change Control
4 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (1.96%) Workflow
5 1 (1.96%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Workflow Management
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.80%) VB
4 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.84%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.65%) MCSA
3 5 (9.80%) MCSE
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.88%) VCP5
5 3 (5.88%) MCP
5 3 (5.88%) CCA
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) XenApp
3 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 7 (13.73%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) XenServer
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.92%) vCloud
6 1 (1.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 4 (7.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (7.84%) WSUS
3 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.88%) SCCM
5 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (47.06%) VMware
3 20 (39.22%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) Symantec
5 7 (13.73%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) WatchGuard
6 5 (9.80%) CommVault
6 5 (9.80%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.88%) Intel
8 2 (3.92%) Sophos
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas
8 2 (3.92%) Acronis
9 1 (1.96%) Sun
9 1 (1.96%) Wyse
9 1 (1.96%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.96%) Mitel