The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 104 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 23 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 1.37% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.46% 7.54% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 30
Average daily rate £250 £275 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £111 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £364 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -5.11%
Exchange Server 2010
England

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
356 464 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.94% 18.13% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 255 240
Average daily rate £406 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £534 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 34
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.64 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.75 £35.44
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 the East of England

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the East of England region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the East of England region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Suffolk +5 7 £238 +35.71% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £235 +125.96% 3
Bedfordshire +8 5 - - 2
Hertfordshire +7 2 £350 +68.67% 2
Essex -8 2 £187 -37.66% 2
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 40 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 34 (85.00%) Windows
4 32 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 29 (72.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (67.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (47.50%) VMware
8 16 (40.00%) Office 365
9 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (37.50%) DNS
10 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (27.50%) Citrix
11 11 (27.50%) DHCP
11 11 (27.50%) SQL
11 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
11 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
12 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (25.00%) Firewall
13 9 (22.50%) ITIL
13 9 (22.50%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (22.50%) Software Licensing
13 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
13 9 (22.50%) XenApp
14 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (20.00%) SAN
15 7 (17.50%) VoIP
16 6 (15.00%) Web Services
16 6 (15.00%) SharePoint

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 40 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
3 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (15.00%) IIS
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) DNS
2 11 (27.50%) DHCP
3 10 (25.00%) Firewall
3 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (22.50%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (20.00%) SAN
6 7 (17.50%) VoIP
7 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
7 6 (15.00%) NAS
8 4 (10.00%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (5.00%) LAN
9 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.50%) Publishing
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (22.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Server Support
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Support
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Support
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) NHS
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 32 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 29 (72.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (67.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
6 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Software Licensing
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) Network Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (2.50%) Presales
6 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (7.50%) MCP
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) VCP5
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) XenApp
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (10.00%) MetaFrame
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.50%) vSphere
6 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 11 (27.50%) Citrix
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) Symantec
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) Sophos
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Dell
7 2 (5.00%) Intel
8 1 (2.50%) arcserve
8 1 (2.50%) Avaya
8 1 (2.50%) CA
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Lotus
8 1 (2.50%) SAP
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam