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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 317 229 200
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -29
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 313 435 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.93% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 5.08% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 234 280
Average daily rate £300 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £490 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 55 50
Average hourly rate £15.57 £18.70 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.73% -3.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £28.75 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.00 £17.23
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -7.11%
Exchange Server 2010
UK

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
8600 8555 8142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.21% 18.21% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5627 5361 4923
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 297 302
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
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 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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
London -61 113 £300 -17.24% 49
South East -52 75 £340 +13.33% 34
South West +9 31 £190 -41.53% 11
East of England -9 24 £263 -4.54% 12
East Midlands +2 22 £200 +48.14% 3
North West -7 22 £290 +0.86% 4
West Midlands -14 15 £480 +37.14% 8
Yorkshire -19 8 £338 +20.00% 10
North East -27 3 £205 - 1
Exchange Server 2010
UK

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 696 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 564 (81.03%) Windows
3 486 (69.83%) Active Directory
4 374 (53.74%) Microsoft
5 339 (48.71%) Windows Server
6 337 (48.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 292 (41.95%) VMware
8 250 (35.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 212 (30.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 174 (25.00%) Citrix
11 171 (24.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 169 (24.28%) ITIL
13 162 (23.28%) Windows 7
14 154 (22.13%) Skype for Business
15 151 (21.70%) MS Office
16 147 (21.12%) DNS
16 147 (21.12%) Exchange Server 2007
17 145 (20.83%) Office 365
18 136 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
19 122 (17.53%) DHCP
20 121 (17.39%) MS Excel
20 121 (17.39%) Blackberry
21 115 (16.52%) Cisco
22 112 (16.09%) Migration
23 108 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2003
24 105 (15.09%) Firewall
25 104 (14.94%) Windows XP
26 102 (14.66%) SQL Server
27 99 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
28 96 (13.79%) SQL

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 696 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 212 (30.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 154 (22.13%) Skype for Business
4 147 (21.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 108 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 94 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 89 (12.79%) SharePoint
8 44 (6.32%) IIS
9 22 (3.16%) IBM Notes
10 16 (2.30%) Office Communications Server
10 16 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (1.29%) IBM Domino
13 7 (1.01%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.43%) Apache
14 3 (0.43%) Live Communications Server
15 2 (0.29%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.29%) Confluence
15 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 151 (21.70%) MS Office
2 121 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 28 (4.02%) MS Visio
4 27 (3.88%) PaintShop Pro
5 7 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.29%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Line 500
3 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 145 (20.83%) Office 365
2 29 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.01%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.86%) IaaS
6 5 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.57%) PaaS
8 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.43%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.43%) SaaS
8 3 (0.43%) Yammer
9 2 (0.29%) GitHub
9 2 (0.29%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (21.12%) DNS
2 122 (17.53%) DHCP
3 105 (15.09%) Firewall
4 89 (12.79%) LAN
5 86 (12.36%) TCP/IP
6 81 (11.64%) WAN
7 79 (11.35%) SAN
8 56 (8.05%) VPN
9 36 (5.17%) VoIP
10 32 (4.60%) Internet
11 29 (4.17%) Wireless
12 28 (4.02%) Remote Desktop
13 27 (3.88%) Skype
14 25 (3.59%) VLAN
15 24 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (2.44%) iSCSI
17 15 (2.16%) NAS
18 12 (1.72%) Unified Communications
19 11 (1.58%) Ethernet
20 9 (1.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (4.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.72%) MySQL
6 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (9.63%) Finance
2 18 (2.59%) Banking
3 17 (2.44%) Law
4 16 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.16%) Advertising
6 14 (2.01%) Back Office
7 12 (1.72%) Legal
8 9 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.15%) German Language
10 7 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.01%) Retail
11 5 (0.72%) Automotive
11 5 (0.72%) Marketing
11 5 (0.72%) Publishing
12 3 (0.43%) Military
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
13 2 (0.29%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 127 (18.25%) Support Engineer
2 114 (16.38%) Analyst
3 86 (12.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 82 (11.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 68 (9.77%) Exchange Engineer
6 61 (8.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 60 (8.62%) Support Analyst
8 51 (7.33%) Consultant
9 50 (7.18%) Desktop Support
10 47 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 44 (6.32%) Exchange Support
12 38 (5.46%) Windows Engineer
13 34 (4.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 33 (4.74%) IT Support
15 32 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 32 (4.60%) Active Directory Support
16 31 (4.45%) Architect
16 31 (4.45%) Messaging Engineer
17 29 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
17 29 (4.17%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.15%) Web Services
2 5 (0.72%) .NET
3 3 (0.43%) Middleware
3 3 (0.43%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.14%) Ajax
5 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.14%) LAMP
5 1 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.14%) RSS
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 1 (0.14%) WAP
5 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 56 (8.05%) Data Centre
3 37 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.16%) Clustering
6 18 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (2.30%) iPhone
8 11 (1.58%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.58%) iPad
8 11 (1.58%) Replication
9 10 (1.44%) NHS
10 8 (1.15%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.15%) PKI
11 7 (1.01%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.01%) HP Storage
11 7 (1.01%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.86%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.86%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.57%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 564 (81.03%) Windows
2 339 (48.71%) Windows Server
3 337 (48.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 250 (35.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 171 (24.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 162 (23.28%) Windows 7
7 104 (14.94%) Windows XP
8 61 (8.76%) Windows 8
9 34 (4.89%) Linux
10 32 (4.60%) Unix
11 29 (4.17%) Android
11 29 (4.17%) Apple iOS
12 22 (3.16%) Windows 10
13 10 (1.44%) Mac OS X
13 10 (1.44%) Windows 2000
13 10 (1.44%) Windows Vista
14 9 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.72%) CentOS
17 4 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (24.28%) ITIL
2 112 (16.09%) Migration
3 51 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 42 (6.03%) Service Delivery
5 26 (3.74%) SDLC
5 26 (3.74%) Service Management
6 25 (3.59%) Project Management
7 24 (3.45%) Change Management
8 18 (2.59%) Problem Management
9 15 (2.16%) ITIL V3
9 15 (2.16%) Time Management
10 13 (1.87%) Business Continuity
10 13 (1.87%) Incident Management
11 12 (1.72%) Mentoring
11 12 (1.72%) Software Licensing
12 11 (1.58%) Infrastructure Transformation
12 11 (1.58%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (1.58%) PRINCE2
13 10 (1.44%) Presales
13 10 (1.44%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 96 (13.79%) SQL
2 92 (13.22%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.01%) VBScript
4 7 (1.01%) C
5 5 (0.72%) Java
5 5 (0.72%) VB
6 4 (0.57%) Perl
7 3 (0.43%) LINC
8 2 (0.29%) C#
8 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (12.36%) Security Cleared
3 68 (9.77%) SC Cleared
4 65 (9.34%) MCSE
5 36 (5.17%) MCSA
6 35 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 31 (4.45%) MCP
8 27 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (3.74%) CCNA
10 17 (2.44%) MCITP
11 13 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (1.44%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.29%) A+ Certification
13 9 (1.29%) Degree
14 8 (1.15%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.01%) MCDST
16 5 (0.72%) MCTS
16 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (0.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.90%) SLA
2 7 (1.01%) QA
3 3 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 486 (69.83%) Active Directory
2 136 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (11.93%) XenApp
4 80 (11.49%) vSphere
5 64 (9.20%) Hyper-V
6 49 (7.04%) XenDesktop
7 39 (5.60%) VMware ESX
8 19 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (2.44%) ISA Server
10 16 (2.30%) XenServer
11 13 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (1.72%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.44%) Terminal Server
14 9 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 9 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (0.86%) BitLocker
16 5 (0.72%) Brightmail
16 5 (0.72%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.72%) UAG
17 4 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 92 (13.22%) SCCM
2 38 (5.46%) SCOM
3 28 (4.02%) Backup Exec
4 22 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 20 (2.87%) WSUS
6 13 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 13 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 8 (1.15%) HP SIM
8 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (1.01%) vMotion
8 7 (1.01%) Windows Intune
9 5 (0.72%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.72%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.57%) SCDPM
10 4 (0.57%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (0.57%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 374 (53.74%) Microsoft
2 292 (41.95%) VMware
3 174 (25.00%) Citrix
4 115 (16.52%) Cisco
5 77 (11.06%) HP
6 59 (8.48%) Symantec
7 43 (6.18%) Dell
8 39 (5.60%) NetApp
9 25 (3.59%) Lotus
10 19 (2.73%) EMC
10 19 (2.73%) Mitel
11 17 (2.44%) IronPort
11 17 (2.44%) MobileIron
11 17 (2.44%) Sophos
12 14 (2.01%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.87%) IBM
13 13 (1.87%) Intel
14 12 (1.72%) SolarWinds
15 11 (1.58%) arcserve
15 11 (1.58%) Polycom
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