The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 233 204 152
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -52
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 447 518 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.04% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.81% 5.97% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 255 321
Average daily rate
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£300 £285 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 68
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -26.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.55 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9296 8683 7596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.40% 17.51% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5716 5383 4385
Average daily rate £388 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 299 389
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
London -30 184 £325 +8.33% 67
South East -53 105 £344 +20.61% 26
East of England -10 32 £235 - 16
Yorkshire -6 30 £288 +64.28% 10
South West -10 28 £238 -26.92% 25
North West -34 25 £325 +24.40% 27
West Midlands -3 23 £325 +13.04% 9
East Midlands +2 20 £274 +12.30% 7
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 872 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 725 (83.14%) Windows
3 614 (70.41%) Active Directory
4 456 (52.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 389 (44.61%) Microsoft
6 376 (43.12%) VMware
7 322 (36.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 310 (35.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 227 (26.03%) Citrix
10 212 (24.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 193 (22.13%) Exchange Server 2013
12 188 (21.56%) Windows 7
13 182 (20.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 179 (20.53%) Lync
15 174 (19.95%) Exchange Server 2003
16 162 (18.58%) Migration
17 159 (18.23%) DNS
18 147 (16.86%) Cisco
19 139 (15.94%) ITIL
20 135 (15.48%) Firewall
21 132 (15.14%) Hyper-V
22 128 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
23 126 (14.45%) SCCM
24 123 (14.11%) SAN
25 122 (13.99%) MS Excel
26 119 (13.65%) SQL Server
26 119 (13.65%) Office 365
27 114 (13.07%) MS Office
27 114 (13.07%) Windows XP
27 114 (13.07%) DHCP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 872 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 212 (24.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 193 (22.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 179 (20.53%) Lync
5 174 (19.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 101 (11.58%) SharePoint
7 79 (9.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 58 (6.65%) IIS
9 28 (3.21%) Office Communications Server
10 20 (2.29%) IBM Notes
11 19 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
14 7 (0.80%) Apache
15 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.34%) Moodle
16 3 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
17 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
17 2 (0.23%) WorkSite
17 2 (0.23%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 122 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 114 (13.07%) MS Office
3 22 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.72%) PaintShop Pro
5 8 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) assyst
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 119 (13.65%) Office 365
2 33 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.87%) Mimecast
4 14 (1.61%) IaaS
5 12 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.69%) PaaS
6 6 (0.69%) Google Apps
6 6 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.34%) Symantec.cloud
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) SaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 159 (18.23%) DNS
2 135 (15.48%) Firewall
3 123 (14.11%) SAN
4 114 (13.07%) DHCP
5 98 (11.24%) LAN
6 84 (9.63%) WAN
7 81 (9.29%) VPN
8 78 (8.94%) TCP/IP
9 63 (7.22%) VLAN
10 47 (5.39%) VoIP
11 36 (4.13%) Wireless
12 33 (3.78%) Internet
13 22 (2.52%) NAS
14 18 (2.06%) Unified Communications
15 17 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
15 17 (1.95%) MPLS
16 16 (1.83%) LDAP
17 15 (1.72%) SSL
18 14 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
19 13 (1.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.46%) EDMS
7 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.23%) MySQL
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.11%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.34%) AdminStudio
2 2 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 89 (10.21%) Finance
2 23 (2.64%) Legal
3 21 (2.41%) Banking
4 15 (1.72%) Law
5 13 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.38%) Retail
7 8 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.69%) Advertising
9 5 (0.57%) Military
10 4 (0.46%) Marketing
10 4 (0.46%) Publishing
10 4 (0.46%) Back Office
11 3 (0.34%) Electronics
11 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 142 (16.28%) Support Engineer
2 120 (13.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 112 (12.84%) Analyst
4 93 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 76 (8.72%) 3rd Line Support
6 49 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 47 (5.39%) Administrator
8 46 (5.28%) Consultant
9 45 (5.16%) Support Analyst
10 43 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
11 42 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 42 (4.82%) IT Support
12 39 (4.47%) Architect
12 39 (4.47%) Desktop Support
12 39 (4.47%) Server Engineer
13 32 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
14 31 (3.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 31 (3.56%) Exchange Engineer
15 25 (2.87%) Messaging Engineer
16 22 (2.52%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.72%) Application Packaging
2 13 (1.49%) .NET
3 5 (0.57%) HTML
3 5 (0.57%) MAPI
4 4 (0.46%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.46%) JSP
4 4 (0.46%) Web Services
4 4 (0.46%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.34%) Middleware
5 3 (0.34%) CSS
6 2 (0.23%) ODBC
7 1 (0.11%) WSH
7 1 (0.11%) XML
7 1 (0.11%) LAMP
7 1 (0.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.67%) Blackberry
2 49 (5.62%) Clustering
3 30 (3.44%) iPhone
4 29 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.52%) PKI
6 18 (2.06%) Replication
7 17 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (1.49%) iPad
9 12 (1.38%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.03%) NHS
12 6 (0.69%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.69%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.57%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.46%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.46%) Mobile Computing
15 3 (0.34%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 725 (83.14%) Windows
2 456 (52.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 322 (36.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 310 (35.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 188 (21.56%) Windows 7
6 114 (13.07%) Windows XP
7 63 (7.22%) Linux
8 60 (6.88%) Windows 8
9 35 (4.01%) UNIX
10 19 (2.18%) Android
11 18 (2.06%) Windows Vista
12 15 (1.72%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.38%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.03%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.57%) VMS
17 4 (0.46%) CentOS
17 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (18.58%) Migration
2 139 (15.94%) ITIL
3 41 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (3.90%) Change Management
5 33 (3.78%) Incident Management
6 32 (3.67%) Project Management
7 17 (1.95%) Service Delivery
7 17 (1.95%) Change Control
8 15 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (1.61%) Asset Management
10 13 (1.49%) Business Continuity
11 12 (1.38%) PRINCE2
11 12 (1.38%) Configuration Management
11 12 (1.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (1.15%) Service Management
12 10 (1.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (1.03%) Problem Management
14 8 (0.92%) Release Management
14 8 (0.92%) Performance Management
15 7 (0.80%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 103 (11.81%) SQL
2 102 (11.70%) PowerShell
3 25 (2.87%) VBScript
4 15 (1.72%) VB
5 8 (0.92%) C
6 4 (0.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.34%) Perl
8 2 (0.23%) PHP
8 2 (0.23%) Python
8 2 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 128 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (11.81%) MCSE
3 95 (10.89%) Security Cleared
4 81 (9.29%) SC Cleared
5 35 (4.01%) MCITP
6 33 (3.78%) MCP
7 31 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (3.21%) Degree
8 28 (3.21%) MCSA
8 28 (3.21%) CCNA
9 24 (2.75%) Citrix Certification
10 21 (2.41%) CCA
11 18 (2.06%) MCTS
12 14 (1.61%) CCEA
13 10 (1.15%) CCNP
14 8 (0.92%) HNC
15 7 (0.80%) CCIA
16 6 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.01%) SLA
2 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 614 (70.41%) Active Directory
2 182 (20.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (15.14%) Hyper-V
4 95 (10.89%) XenApp
5 93 (10.67%) vSphere
6 44 (5.05%) XenDesktop
7 39 (4.47%) VMware ESX
8 34 (3.90%) Terminal Services
9 19 (2.18%) XenServer
10 17 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (1.83%) UAG
12 14 (1.61%) Xen
13 11 (1.26%) ISA Server
13 11 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 10 (1.15%) VMware Server
15 9 (1.03%) DFS Replication
15 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 126 (14.45%) SCCM
2 38 (4.36%) SCOM
3 25 (2.87%) Backup Exec
4 22 (2.52%) WSUS
5 16 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 12 (1.38%) ARCserve
6 12 (1.38%) AirWatch
7 11 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 10 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 9 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.57%) vMotion
10 5 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.46%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
12 3 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (0.34%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.34%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 389 (44.61%) Microsoft
2 376 (43.12%) VMware
3 227 (26.03%) Citrix
4 147 (16.86%) Cisco
5 112 (12.84%) HP
6 70 (8.03%) NetApp
7 47 (5.39%) Symantec
8 46 (5.28%) EMC
9 32 (3.67%) Dell
9 32 (3.67%) McAfee
10 27 (3.10%) Lotus
11 22 (2.52%) Sophos
12 20 (2.29%) Juniper
13 18 (2.06%) Apple
14 17 (1.95%) AppSense
14 17 (1.95%) SolarWinds
15 16 (1.83%) 3PAR
16 15 (1.72%) MobileIron
17 14 (1.61%) ProCurve
17 14 (1.61%) Avaya
City, London
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Rate: £16 - £18 per hour
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harrington Starr
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £20 to £22 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £18 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £16 - £22 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £210 - £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: circ £170 - £190 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
X4 Group
Rate: £175 - 200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Etech Partners
Rate: Excellent Rates on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £30 - £33 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago