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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 233 188 160
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -28
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 483 535 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.95% 1.12% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% 6.25% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 277 367
Average daily rate
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£301 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 57
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% -21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £11.85 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £26.45 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+24.21% -23.52%
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
9335 8561 7853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.42% 17.88% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6016 5205 4506
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 346 411
Average hourly rate £20.60 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 -36 192 £301 -4.60% 68
South East +1 136 £343 +10.48% 45
North West -21 38 £229 -15.27% 19
East of England -34 38 £300 +26.31% 9
South West -10 26 £238 -20.83% 9
Yorkshire -14 23 £300 +2.12% 16
West Midlands +9 17 £250 -21.87% 5
East Midlands -7 10 £235 -41.25% 3
North East - 2 £263 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Exchange Server 2010
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 949 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 797 (83.98%) Windows
3 669 (70.50%) Active Directory
4 521 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 431 (45.42%) Microsoft
6 409 (43.10%) VMware
7 359 (37.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 301 (31.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 269 (28.35%) Citrix
10 231 (24.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 223 (23.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 221 (23.29%) Windows 7
13 185 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 185 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2003
14 182 (19.18%) Lync
15 174 (18.34%) DNS
16 173 (18.23%) Migration
17 164 (17.28%) MS Excel
18 163 (17.18%) SCCM
19 156 (16.44%) ITIL
20 153 (16.12%) Cisco
21 148 (15.60%) Office 365
22 136 (14.33%) SQL Server
23 135 (14.23%) Microsoft Certification
23 135 (14.23%) Hyper-V
23 135 (14.23%) XenApp
24 132 (13.91%) SAN
25 131 (13.80%) MS Office
26 127 (13.38%) Firewall
27 126 (13.28%) DHCP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 949 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 231 (24.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 223 (23.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 185 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 182 (19.18%) Lync
6 111 (11.70%) SharePoint
7 71 (7.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 62 (6.53%) IIS
9 27 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 24 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
10 24 (2.53%) IBM Notes
11 18 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.32%) Moodle
16 2 (0.21%) MS Project Server
16 2 (0.21%) Apache
16 2 (0.21%) Live Communications Server
17 1 (0.11%) iPlanet
Applications
1 164 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 131 (13.80%) MS Office
3 21 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.79%) PaintShop Pro
5 13 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.63%) MS Project
7 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.32%) assyst
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.11%) Line 500
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 148 (15.60%) Office 365
2 44 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.63%) IaaS
4 18 (1.90%) PaaS
5 12 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.26%) Mimecast
6 10 (1.05%) SaaS
7 7 (0.74%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.42%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.32%) Yammer
11 2 (0.21%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 174 (18.34%) DNS
2 132 (13.91%) SAN
3 127 (13.38%) Firewall
4 126 (13.28%) DHCP
5 124 (13.07%) LAN
6 107 (11.28%) WAN
7 86 (9.06%) TCP/IP
8 67 (7.06%) VPN
8 67 (7.06%) VLAN
9 46 (4.85%) Wireless
10 38 (4.00%) NAS
11 34 (3.58%) VoIP
12 32 (3.37%) Internet
13 23 (2.42%) LDAP
14 22 (2.32%) MPLS
15 20 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
16 19 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (1.90%) Unified Communications
18 17 (1.79%) WLAN
19 15 (1.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 70 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.21%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.21%) EDMS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.32%) AdminStudio
1 3 (0.32%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.11%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.11%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (9.27%) Finance
2 20 (2.11%) Banking
3 12 (1.26%) Retail
3 12 (1.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (1.26%) Legal
4 11 (1.16%) Law
5 9 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.53%) Back Office
6 5 (0.53%) Advertising
6 5 (0.53%) Publishing
7 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.42%) Electronics
7 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.42%) Marketing
8 3 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 142 (14.96%) Support Engineer
2 136 (14.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 123 (12.96%) Analyst
4 102 (10.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 84 (8.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 60 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 59 (6.22%) Administrator
8 58 (6.11%) Architect
9 51 (5.37%) Support Analyst
10 43 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 39 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
11 39 (4.11%) Consultant
12 38 (4.00%) IT Support
13 36 (3.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 33 (3.48%) Desktop Support
14 33 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
15 32 (3.37%) Server Engineer
16 31 (3.27%) Exchange Engineer
17 30 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
18 28 (2.95%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.16%) .NET
2 10 (1.05%) Application Packaging
3 5 (0.53%) Software Packaging
3 5 (0.53%) MAPI
3 5 (0.53%) Middleware
3 5 (0.53%) HTML
4 3 (0.32%) ODBC
4 3 (0.32%) CSS
5 2 (0.21%) JSP
5 2 (0.21%) Web Services
5 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.11%) COM
6 1 (0.11%) XML
6 1 (0.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.22%) Blackberry
2 41 (4.32%) Data Centre
3 40 (4.21%) Clustering
4 35 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.16%) PKI
6 29 (3.06%) iPhone
7 23 (2.42%) Replication
8 19 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (1.69%) HP Storage
10 12 (1.26%) iPad
11 10 (1.05%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.95%) NHS
13 7 (0.74%) EMC VNX
13 7 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
14 6 (0.63%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.63%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.63%) Fat Client
14 6 (0.63%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 797 (83.98%) Windows
2 521 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 359 (37.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 301 (31.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 221 (23.29%) Windows 7
6 115 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 66 (6.95%) Windows 8
8 62 (6.53%) Linux
9 30 (3.16%) UNIX
10 23 (2.42%) Android
11 15 (1.58%) Windows Vista
12 14 (1.48%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.48%) Windows 2000
13 13 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 13 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (18.23%) Migration
2 156 (16.44%) ITIL
3 47 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (3.48%) Project Management
4 33 (3.48%) Change Control
5 31 (3.27%) Incident Management
5 31 (3.27%) Service Delivery
6 25 (2.63%) Change Management
7 22 (2.32%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (1.90%) SDLC
9 15 (1.58%) Problem Management
10 13 (1.37%) Configuration Management
10 13 (1.37%) Server Building
11 12 (1.26%) Validation
12 11 (1.16%) Network Management
12 11 (1.16%) Mentoring
13 10 (1.05%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (1.05%) Performance Management
13 10 (1.05%) Data Analysis
14 9 (0.95%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 119 (12.54%) SQL
2 102 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.32%) VBScript
4 15 (1.58%) VB
5 7 (0.74%) C
6 3 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.21%) Perl
7 2 (0.21%) PHP
7 2 (0.21%) Python
8 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 135 (14.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 108 (11.38%) MCSE
3 96 (10.12%) Security Cleared
4 78 (8.22%) SC Cleared
5 37 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (3.48%) MCP
8 30 (3.16%) CCNA
9 28 (2.95%) MCSA
10 27 (2.85%) MCTS
10 27 (2.85%) MCITP
11 26 (2.74%) Degree
12 13 (1.37%) CCNP
13 11 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (1.16%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.84%) HNC
15 7 (0.74%) CCA
16 5 (0.53%) CCEA
16 5 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.53%) SLA
2 5 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 669 (70.50%) Active Directory
2 185 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (14.23%) Hyper-V
3 135 (14.23%) XenApp
4 104 (10.96%) vSphere
5 54 (5.69%) VMware ESX
6 47 (4.95%) XenDesktop
7 28 (2.95%) Terminal Services
8 25 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (2.00%) XenServer
10 17 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (1.26%) ISA Server
11 12 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
12 11 (1.16%) UAG
12 11 (1.16%) vCloud
13 10 (1.05%) VMware Server
14 9 (0.95%) DFS Replication
15 8 (0.84%) Xen
16 7 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 5 (0.53%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 163 (17.18%) SCCM
2 44 (4.64%) SCOM
3 28 (2.95%) Backup Exec
4 24 (2.53%) WSUS
5 21 (2.21%) ARCserve
6 20 (2.11%) vMotion
7 15 (1.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 14 (1.48%) NetBackup
9 11 (1.16%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
11 7 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.63%) SCVMM
12 6 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.42%) SCSM
15 3 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 431 (45.42%) Microsoft
2 409 (43.10%) VMware
3 269 (28.35%) Citrix
4 153 (16.12%) Cisco
5 94 (9.91%) HP
6 54 (5.69%) NetApp
7 37 (3.90%) EMC
8 32 (3.37%) Lotus
9 30 (3.16%) Symantec
10 27 (2.85%) Dell
11 22 (2.32%) McAfee
11 22 (2.32%) Sophos
12 21 (2.21%) Intel
13 20 (2.11%) Apple
13 20 (2.11%) CheckPoint
14 19 (2.00%) Juniper
15 18 (1.90%) Veeam
15 18 (1.90%) SolarWinds
16 15 (1.58%) F5
16 15 (1.58%) Avaya
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330.00 - £335.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Rate: £299 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Solvings Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group
Rate: £175 - £225 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harris Global
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago