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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 96 91 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 21 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 1.58% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.81% 8.78% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£200 £243 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.69% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £181 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £413 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 20
Average hourly rate £16.37 £23.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £18.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £23.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -20.51%
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
437 467 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.82% 17.95% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 241 190
Average daily rate £400 £374 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 43
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £24.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -21.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £35.44 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -12 11 £104 -56.75%
Hertfordshire +3 4 £208 +97.61% 4
Suffolk +2 2 £188 -11.76% 1
Norfolk -3 2 £291 +18.87% 1
Essex +4 1 £105 -74.54% 1
Bedfordshire -6 1 - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 59 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 54 (91.53%) Windows
3 46 (77.97%) Active Directory
4 42 (71.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (57.63%) VMware
6 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
7 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (38.98%) Citrix
10 18 (30.51%) SQL
11 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2013
12 16 (27.12%) ITIL
12 16 (27.12%) HP
13 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
14 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (23.73%) SAN
15 13 (22.03%) MCSE
15 13 (22.03%) Clustering
15 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
16 12 (20.34%) XenApp
16 12 (20.34%) Cisco
16 12 (20.34%) Linux
17 11 (18.64%) MS Office
18 10 (16.95%) Migration
18 10 (16.95%) XenDesktop
19 9 (15.25%) SCCM
19 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
19 9 (15.25%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 59 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (11.86%) Lync
6 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.39%) IIS
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) SAN
2 9 (15.25%) DNS
3 8 (13.56%) DHCP
4 6 (10.17%) LAN
4 6 (10.17%) WAN
5 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.47%) VPN
5 5 (8.47%) Firewall
6 4 (6.78%) Wireless
6 4 (6.78%) VLAN
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.69%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) 2nd Line Support
1 10 (16.95%) Administrator
1 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Desktop Support
2 8 (13.56%) Server Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) IT Support
5 5 (8.47%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Clustering
2 5 (8.47%) iPad
3 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) iPhone
5 2 (3.39%) VLE
5 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
6 12 (20.34%) Linux
7 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.78%) VMS
9 4 (6.78%) CentOS
9 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
10 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
11 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.39%) UNIX
11 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Project Management
3 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.08%) Change Management
4 3 (5.08%) CAD
4 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.39%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (3.39%) Change Control
5 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Data Governance
6 1 (1.69%) Master Data Management
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.69%) Data Management
6 1 (1.69%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (1.69%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (22.03%) MCSE
3 8 (13.56%) MCITP
4 7 (11.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.47%) MCP
6 4 (6.78%) CCNA
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.08%) Degree
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.39%) VCP4
8 2 (3.39%) MCTS
9 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) HNC
9 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (77.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) XenApp
4 10 (16.95%) XenDesktop
5 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
6 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.08%) vSphere
7 3 (5.08%) XenServer
7 3 (5.08%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.69%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.69%) vCloud
9 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.39%) WMI
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) VMware
2 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
3 23 (38.98%) Citrix
4 16 (27.12%) HP
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco
6 7 (11.86%) 3PAR
7 6 (10.17%) Sophos
8 5 (8.47%) Brocade
9 4 (6.78%) Symantec
9 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.78%) Apple
10 3 (5.08%) Mapinfo
10 3 (5.08%) NetApp
10 3 (5.08%) Remedy
10 3 (5.08%) Wyse
10 3 (5.08%) Adobe
10 3 (5.08%) Google
10 3 (5.08%) Lotus
10 3 (5.08%) MobileIron
11 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
Suffolk
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago