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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 197 175 164
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 554 588 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.21% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.98% 7.00% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 368 379
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £198 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £289 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 50 67
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £31.90 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
9268 8406 9332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.27% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5016 5417
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 355 449
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
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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 -15 239 £320 -8.57% 70
South East +1 120 £327 -3.11% 45
East of England -27 46 £244 +8.33% 13
North West +3 45 £280 +11.54% 20
South West -17 42 £300 - 31
East Midlands -1 24 £450 +80.00% 4
Yorkshire +6 23 £304 +21.50% 15
West Midlands -32 14 £320 +14.28% 14
North East - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1069 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 889 (83.16%) Windows
3 740 (69.22%) Active Directory
4 609 (56.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 571 (53.41%) Microsoft
6 466 (43.59%) VMware
7 355 (33.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 324 (30.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 317 (29.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 307 (28.72%) Citrix
11 269 (25.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 267 (24.98%) Windows 7
13 237 (22.17%) DNS
14 226 (21.14%) Cisco
14 226 (21.14%) ITIL
15 207 (19.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 196 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 190 (17.77%) Blackberry
18 186 (17.40%) Windows XP
19 184 (17.21%) DHCP
20 179 (16.74%) HP
21 171 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
22 170 (15.90%) Firewall
23 168 (15.72%) SAN
24 163 (15.25%) MS Excel
25 160 (14.97%) SQL Server
25 160 (14.97%) Migration
26 158 (14.78%) SharePoint
27 153 (14.31%) MS Office
27 153 (14.31%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1069 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 324 (30.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 317 (29.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 171 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 158 (14.78%) SharePoint
6 144 (13.47%) Lync
7 114 (10.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 59 (5.52%) IIS
9 50 (4.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (2.43%) Office Communications Server
11 23 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (1.59%) IBM Notes
13 10 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
15 6 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.47%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.47%) SAS
16 5 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.47%) JOnAS
17 4 (0.37%) GroupWise
Applications
1 163 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 153 (14.31%) MS Office
3 6 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.094%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.094%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.22%) assyst
2 6 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.37%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.19%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.74%) Office 365
2 17 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.12%) IaaS
4 11 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.47%) SaaS
6 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 237 (22.17%) DNS
2 184 (17.21%) DHCP
3 170 (15.90%) Firewall
4 168 (15.72%) SAN
5 117 (10.94%) TCP/IP
6 100 (9.35%) WAN
7 99 (9.26%) LAN
8 68 (6.36%) VPN
9 67 (6.27%) Wireless
10 56 (5.24%) VoIP
11 44 (4.12%) Internet
12 36 (3.37%) VLAN
13 33 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (2.15%) Unified Communications
14 23 (2.15%) NAS
15 22 (2.06%) IP Telephony
15 22 (2.06%) MPLS
16 18 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (1.59%) iSCSI
18 16 (1.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (0.75%) MySQL
7 7 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.56%) Cognos Impromptu
9 5 (0.47%) EDMS
10 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.19%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.094%) DB2
11 1 (0.094%) Ingres
11 1 (0.094%) IDMS
11 1 (0.094%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.47%) Subversion
3 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.094%) JMeter
5 1 (0.094%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.094%) LoadUI
General
1 120 (11.23%) Finance
2 41 (3.84%) Banking
3 33 (3.09%) Law
4 29 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.15%) Legal
6 18 (1.68%) Advertising
7 15 (1.40%) Marketing
7 15 (1.40%) Retail
8 14 (1.31%) Publishing
8 14 (1.31%) Mandarin Language
8 14 (1.31%) French Language
8 14 (1.31%) Spanish Language
9 10 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.75%) Games
12 7 (0.65%) Military
13 6 (0.56%) Back Office
14 5 (0.47%) Front Office
14 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 183 (17.12%) Analyst
2 139 (13.00%) Support Engineer
3 124 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 114 (10.66%) 3rd Line Support
5 97 (9.07%) Support Analyst
5 97 (9.07%) Consultant
6 78 (7.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 63 (5.89%) Administrator
8 58 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 53 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 51 (4.77%) Server Engineer
11 50 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
12 48 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
13 47 (4.40%) Technical Support
14 44 (4.12%) Messaging Engineer
15 39 (3.65%) Architect
16 36 (3.37%) Desktop Support
17 35 (3.27%) IT Support
18 31 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
18 31 (2.90%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.75%) .NET
2 5 (0.47%) Middleware
3 4 (0.37%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.28%) HTML
4 3 (0.28%) Web Services
5 2 (0.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.19%) LAMP
5 2 (0.19%) Ajax
5 2 (0.19%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.19%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.19%) WCF
5 2 (0.19%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.19%) CSS
5 2 (0.19%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.094%) COM
6 1 (0.094%) SOAP
6 1 (0.094%) XML
6 1 (0.094%) ODBC
6 1 (0.094%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 190 (17.77%) Blackberry
2 50 (4.68%) Clustering
3 32 (2.99%) Replication
4 23 (2.15%) iPhone
5 22 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.96%) PKI
7 18 (1.68%) iPad
7 18 (1.68%) Fat Client
7 18 (1.68%) Thin Client
8 15 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (0.84%) NHS
9 9 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (0.75%) EqualLogic
10 8 (0.75%) Online Games
11 7 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (0.56%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.56%) CMDB
13 5 (0.47%) Handset
14 4 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 889 (83.16%) Windows
2 609 (56.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 355 (33.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 269 (25.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 267 (24.98%) Windows 7
6 186 (17.40%) Windows XP
7 68 (6.36%) Windows 8
8 59 (5.52%) Linux
9 31 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (2.34%) Android
11 24 (2.25%) UNIX
12 15 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.31%) Windows Vista
14 12 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.84%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.56%) CentOS
17 4 (0.37%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (21.14%) ITIL
2 160 (14.97%) Migration
3 50 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (3.18%) Service Management
5 33 (3.09%) Project Management
6 29 (2.71%) Capacity Planning
7 28 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (2.53%) PRINCE2
9 25 (2.34%) Configuration Management
9 25 (2.34%) Service Delivery
9 25 (2.34%) Asset Management
10 24 (2.25%) Problem Management
11 23 (2.15%) Change Management
12 22 (2.06%) Change Control
12 22 (2.06%) Data Protection
13 15 (1.40%) ITSM
14 14 (1.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (1.31%) Incident Management
15 13 (1.22%) Business Continuity
16 11 (1.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 133 (12.44%) SQL
2 112 (10.48%) PowerShell
3 19 (1.78%) VBScript
4 16 (1.50%) C
5 13 (1.22%) VB
6 10 (0.94%) Perl
6 10 (0.94%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.56%) Python
7 6 (0.56%) C#
8 5 (0.47%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.37%) VBA
9 4 (0.37%) Java
10 2 (0.19%) R
10 2 (0.19%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.19%) ABAP
11 1 (0.094%) PHP
11 1 (0.094%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 143 (13.38%) MCSE
3 95 (8.89%) Security Cleared
4 69 (6.45%) MCITP
5 68 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 64 (5.99%) SC Cleared
7 55 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (4.68%) MCP
9 44 (4.12%) CCNA
10 39 (3.65%) Degree
11 37 (3.46%) MCSA
12 26 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
13 25 (2.34%) CCA
14 23 (2.15%) CCNP
15 17 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (1.59%) MCTS
16 16 (1.50%) DV Cleared
17 12 (1.12%) VCP5
18 11 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 4 (0.37%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.77%) SLA
2 3 (0.28%) QA
3 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 740 (69.22%) Active Directory
2 207 (19.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (14.31%) XenApp
4 138 (12.91%) Hyper-V
5 83 (7.76%) vSphere
6 69 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 41 (3.84%) XenDesktop
8 34 (3.18%) XenServer
9 27 (2.53%) Terminal Services
10 24 (2.25%) UAG
11 23 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
12 21 (1.96%) DFS Replication
13 16 (1.50%) ISA Server
14 15 (1.40%) Xen
15 14 (1.31%) VMware Server
16 13 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 11 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
18 6 (0.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 144 (13.47%) SCCM
2 95 (8.89%) Backup Exec
3 63 (5.89%) SCOM
4 32 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 30 (2.81%) NetBackup
6 21 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (1.78%) ARCserve
8 18 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (1.22%) WSUS
10 12 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
10 12 (1.12%) MIMEsweeper
11 11 (1.03%) HP SIM
12 10 (0.94%) SCDPM
12 10 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.94%) SCVMM
13 9 (0.84%) SCSM
13 9 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (0.75%) SCOrch
14 8 (0.75%) MOM
15 6 (0.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 571 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 466 (43.59%) VMware
3 307 (28.72%) Citrix
4 226 (21.14%) Cisco
5 179 (16.74%) HP
6 115 (10.76%) Symantec
7 71 (6.64%) NetApp
8 54 (5.05%) Dell
9 44 (4.12%) EMC
10 35 (3.27%) Juniper
11 33 (3.09%) SolarWinds
12 32 (2.99%) McAfee
13 31 (2.90%) Apple
14 27 (2.53%) F5
15 25 (2.34%) Oracle
16 24 (2.25%) Sophos
16 24 (2.25%) CheckPoint
16 24 (2.25%) Red Hat
17 21 (1.96%) Veeam
18 20 (1.87%) 3PAR
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