The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 365 214 276
Rank change year-on-year
-151 +62
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 233 359 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.83% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 4.74% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 178 144
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £265 £268
% change year-on-year
-2.83% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 77 57
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.34 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.11% +25.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2007
UK

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -51 110 £300 +4.34% 31
South East -69 46 £350 +27.27% 23
East of England -45 20 £175 -22.22% 10
South West -13 18 £255 +7.36% 8
Yorkshire -15 18 £265 -24.17% 2
North West -33 13 £250 -3.38% 14
East Midlands -13 6 - - 5
North East - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 4
Exchange Server 2007
UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 458 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 369 (80.57%) Windows
3 333 (72.71%) Active Directory
4 255 (55.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 249 (54.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 238 (51.97%) Microsoft
7 218 (47.60%) VMware
8 216 (47.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 158 (34.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 147 (32.10%) Citrix
11 124 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 120 (26.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 118 (25.76%) Cisco
14 113 (24.67%) DNS
15 103 (22.49%) Windows 7
16 95 (20.74%) MS Office
17 94 (20.52%) MCSE
18 91 (19.87%) Windows XP
19 90 (19.65%) MS Excel
20 84 (18.34%) Firewall
21 82 (17.90%) DHCP
22 81 (17.69%) SAN
23 80 (17.47%) SQL Server
24 75 (16.38%) ITIL
25 74 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
26 69 (15.07%) TCP/IP
26 69 (15.07%) HP
26 69 (15.07%) Blackberry
27 67 (14.63%) WAN
27 67 (14.63%) Migration

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 458 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 249 (54.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 158 (34.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 64 (13.97%) SharePoint
5 59 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 47 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 39 (8.52%) Lync
8 34 (7.42%) IIS
9 18 (3.93%) IBM Notes
10 16 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2000
11 13 (2.84%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (2.18%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.87%) Zimbra
15 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 2 (0.44%) WorkSite
16 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (20.74%) MS Office
2 90 (19.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Agresso
2 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.08%) Office 365
2 4 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (24.67%) DNS
2 84 (18.34%) Firewall
3 82 (17.90%) DHCP
4 81 (17.69%) SAN
5 69 (15.07%) TCP/IP
6 67 (14.63%) WAN
7 58 (12.66%) LAN
8 34 (7.42%) VPN
9 22 (4.80%) Internet
9 22 (4.80%) Wireless
10 16 (3.49%) SMTP
11 15 (3.28%) NAS
12 14 (3.06%) Network Security
13 13 (2.84%) VLAN
13 13 (2.84%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (2.62%) VoIP
14 12 (2.62%) MPLS
15 11 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (2.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.09%) MS Access
6 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.87%) MySQL
7 3 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.44%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 41 (8.95%) Finance
2 17 (3.71%) Legal
3 10 (2.18%) Law
4 9 (1.97%) French Language
5 8 (1.75%) Banking
5 8 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.53%) Retail
6 7 (1.53%) Marketing
7 6 (1.31%) Japanese Language
7 6 (1.31%) Advertising
8 5 (1.09%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (0.87%) German Language
9 4 (0.87%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.66%) Publishing
10 3 (0.66%) Local Government
11 2 (0.44%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (15.72%) Support Engineer
2 60 (13.10%) Analyst
3 51 (11.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (9.61%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (6.99%) Server Engineer
6 30 (6.55%) Support Analyst
6 30 (6.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
7 29 (6.33%) Consultant
8 25 (5.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 23 (5.02%) Network Engineer
10 21 (4.59%) Administrator
11 20 (4.37%) Service Analyst
11 20 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
12 19 (4.15%) Architect
13 18 (3.93%) Desktop Support
14 14 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 14 (3.06%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
14 14 (3.06%) Technical Support
15 12 (2.62%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.40%) .NET
2 9 (1.97%) XMPP
3 6 (1.31%) XML
4 5 (1.09%) HTML
5 4 (0.87%) Web Services
6 3 (0.66%) WSH
7 1 (0.22%) LAMP
7 1 (0.22%) JSP
7 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.07%) Blackberry
2 27 (5.90%) Clustering
3 16 (3.49%) Fat Client
3 16 (3.49%) Thin Client
4 15 (3.28%) EqualLogic
5 12 (2.62%) Replication
6 6 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.66%) GIS
9 3 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.66%) NHS
9 3 (0.66%) iPhone
9 3 (0.66%) PDA
9 3 (0.66%) PKI
9 3 (0.66%) Statistics
10 2 (0.44%) Wiki
10 2 (0.44%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.22%) AS400
11 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 369 (80.57%) Windows
2 255 (55.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 216 (47.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 103 (22.49%) Windows 7
5 91 (19.87%) Windows XP
6 74 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (6.33%) Windows 8
8 23 (5.02%) Linux
9 17 (3.71%) Windows 2000
10 14 (3.06%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.09%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.66%) Solaris
14 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.44%) Android
14 2 (0.44%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.44%) HPUX
14 2 (0.44%) UNIX
15 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (16.38%) ITIL
2 67 (14.63%) Migration
3 21 (4.59%) Problem Management
4 20 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (4.15%) Change Management
6 14 (3.06%) Project Management
7 12 (2.62%) Incident Management
7 12 (2.62%) Service Delivery
8 11 (2.40%) Change Control
9 10 (2.18%) Data Migration
10 9 (1.97%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (1.53%) Security Management
11 7 (1.53%) Business Continuity
11 7 (1.53%) CRM
11 7 (1.53%) Network Architecture
11 7 (1.53%) Release Management
12 6 (1.31%) ETL
12 6 (1.31%) Scrum
12 6 (1.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (1.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (12.23%) SQL
2 50 (10.92%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.84%) VB
4 11 (2.40%) VBScript
5 6 (1.31%) LotusScript
6 3 (0.66%) PHP
7 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.44%) Java
7 2 (0.44%) C
8 1 (0.22%) C#
8 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 120 (26.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (20.52%) MCSE
3 55 (12.01%) MCITP
4 39 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (7.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (7.86%) CCNA
6 35 (7.64%) MCP
7 31 (6.77%) MCSA
8 22 (4.80%) Security Cleared
9 21 (4.59%) MCTS
10 18 (3.93%) CCNP
10 18 (3.93%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (3.49%) CCA
12 12 (2.62%) SC Cleared
12 12 (2.62%) Degree
13 5 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.09%) CCEA
13 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.87%) MCSD
15 2 (0.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.37%) SLA
2 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 333 (72.71%) Active Directory
2 124 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (13.97%) XenApp
4 61 (13.32%) vSphere
5 53 (11.57%) Hyper-V
6 38 (8.30%) VMware ESX
7 16 (3.49%) XenServer
7 16 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (2.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (2.18%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.97%) DFS Replication
11 8 (1.75%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.87%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.66%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 48 (10.48%) SCCM
2 36 (7.86%) SCOM
3 20 (4.37%) Backup Exec
3 20 (4.37%) WSUS
4 16 (3.49%) NetBackup
5 15 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.09%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.66%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.44%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.44%) MIIS
12 1 (0.22%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.22%) MOM
12 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 238 (51.97%) Microsoft
2 218 (47.60%) VMware
3 147 (32.10%) Citrix
4 118 (25.76%) Cisco
5 69 (15.07%) HP
6 44 (9.61%) Symantec
7 40 (8.73%) Dell
8 34 (7.42%) NetApp
9 20 (4.37%) Lotus
10 18 (3.93%) EMC
10 18 (3.93%) CheckPoint
11 17 (3.71%) McAfee
11 17 (3.71%) SonicWALL
11 17 (3.71%) Blue Coat
12 16 (3.49%) Oracle
13 14 (3.06%) MobileIron
14 12 (2.62%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.62%) IBM
15 11 (2.40%) Apple
16 9 (1.97%) Remedy
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