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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 238 199 143
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -56
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 450 533 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.93% 1.11% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.09% 6.36% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 280 342
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £260 £295
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 63 70
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -13.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £13.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+12.13% -21.20%
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
8838 8378 7636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.24% 17.40% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5594 5205 4384
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 299 423
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -10 189 £318 -2.30% 52
South East -34 105 £320 +6.66% 40
East of England -32 35 £275 +20.21% 9
South West +30 31 £243 -19.16% 24
North West -32 31 £218 -16.34% 18
Yorkshire -4 26 £300 +29.72% 12
West Midlands -1 20 £263 -8.69% 6
East Midlands +1 11 £238 -24.00% 10
North East - 2 £263 -
Exchange Server 2010
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 881 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 728 (82.63%) Windows
3 623 (70.72%) Active Directory
4 473 (53.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 394 (44.72%) Microsoft
6 368 (41.77%) VMware
7 308 (34.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 302 (34.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 242 (27.47%) Citrix
10 215 (24.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 208 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 196 (22.25%) Windows 7
13 183 (20.77%) Migration
14 180 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 173 (19.64%) Lync
16 166 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 162 (18.39%) DNS
18 147 (16.69%) SCCM
19 141 (16.00%) MS Excel
20 135 (15.32%) ITIL
21 134 (15.21%) Cisco
22 133 (15.10%) Office 365
23 131 (14.87%) Hyper-V
24 129 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
25 124 (14.07%) MS Office
26 123 (13.96%) SQL Server
27 122 (13.85%) Firewall
28 118 (13.39%) DHCP
29 112 (12.71%) Windows XP
30 111 (12.60%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 881 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 215 (24.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 208 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 180 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 173 (19.64%) Lync
6 98 (11.12%) SharePoint
7 73 (8.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 63 (7.15%) IIS
9 23 (2.61%) IBM Notes
10 22 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 22 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
11 15 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
14 3 (0.34%) Moodle
14 3 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.23%) Apache
15 2 (0.23%) Live Communications Server
15 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
16 1 (0.11%) TPMS
Applications
1 141 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 124 (14.07%) MS Office
3 19 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.70%) PaintShop Pro
5 10 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) assyst
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 133 (15.10%) Office 365
2 34 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.04%) Mimecast
4 15 (1.70%) IaaS
5 13 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.91%) PaaS
7 6 (0.68%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.45%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.34%) Yammer
10 2 (0.23%) Symantec.cloud
11 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (18.39%) DNS
2 122 (13.85%) Firewall
3 118 (13.39%) DHCP
4 109 (12.37%) LAN
5 107 (12.15%) SAN
6 97 (11.01%) WAN
7 76 (8.63%) TCP/IP
8 72 (8.17%) VPN
9 55 (6.24%) VLAN
10 40 (4.54%) Wireless
11 35 (3.97%) VoIP
12 32 (3.63%) Internet
13 28 (3.18%) NAS
14 20 (2.27%) LDAP
14 20 (2.27%) MPLS
15 17 (1.93%) NetScaler
16 15 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (1.70%) Unified Communications
16 15 (1.70%) Fibre Channel
17 14 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.45%) EDMS
7 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.23%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.34%) AdminStudio
1 3 (0.34%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.11%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.11%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
General
1 86 (9.76%) Finance
2 22 (2.50%) Banking
3 12 (1.36%) Legal
4 11 (1.25%) Retail
5 10 (1.14%) Law
5 10 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 8 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.68%) Back Office
7 6 (0.68%) Advertising
8 5 (0.57%) Military
9 4 (0.45%) Publishing
9 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.34%) Marketing
10 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 140 (15.89%) Support Engineer
2 134 (15.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 112 (12.71%) Analyst
4 86 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 81 (9.19%) 2nd Line Support
6 52 (5.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 48 (5.45%) Administrator
8 44 (4.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 42 (4.77%) Architect
9 42 (4.77%) Support Analyst
10 38 (4.31%) Consultant
11 36 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
12 35 (3.97%) Exchange Engineer
13 34 (3.86%) Server Engineer
13 34 (3.86%) IT Support
14 31 (3.52%) Desktop Support
14 31 (3.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 27 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
16 25 (2.84%) Service Desk Analyst
16 25 (2.84%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.70%) Application Packaging
2 13 (1.48%) .NET
3 6 (0.68%) HTML
4 5 (0.57%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.57%) MAPI
4 5 (0.57%) Middleware
5 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.45%) JSP
5 4 (0.45%) Web Services
6 3 (0.34%) CSS
7 2 (0.23%) ODBC
8 1 (0.11%) LAMP
8 1 (0.11%) COM
8 1 (0.11%) XML
8 1 (0.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.10%) Blackberry
2 44 (4.99%) Clustering
3 42 (4.77%) Data Centre
4 30 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.06%) PKI
6 26 (2.95%) iPhone
7 18 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (1.70%) Replication
9 14 (1.59%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.14%) iPad
10 10 (1.14%) NHS
11 7 (0.79%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (0.68%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.68%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.57%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 728 (82.63%) Windows
2 473 (53.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 308 (34.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 302 (34.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 196 (22.25%) Windows 7
6 112 (12.71%) Windows XP
7 64 (7.26%) Windows 8
8 53 (6.02%) Linux
9 29 (3.29%) UNIX
10 18 (2.04%) Android
11 13 (1.48%) Windows Vista
12 12 (1.36%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (1.25%) Windows 2000
13 11 (1.25%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (20.77%) Migration
2 135 (15.32%) ITIL
3 44 (4.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (3.86%) Project Management
5 30 (3.41%) Incident Management
6 26 (2.95%) Change Management
7 23 (2.61%) Change Control
8 20 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (2.04%) Service Delivery
10 15 (1.70%) SDLC
11 14 (1.59%) Server Building
12 13 (1.48%) Problem Management
13 12 (1.36%) Configuration Management
13 12 (1.36%) Asset Management
14 11 (1.25%) Validation
14 11 (1.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (1.14%) Mentoring
15 10 (1.14%) Business Continuity
15 10 (1.14%) Performance Management
16 9 (1.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (11.80%) PowerShell
2 95 (10.78%) SQL
3 26 (2.95%) VBScript
4 15 (1.70%) VB
5 7 (0.79%) C
6 4 (0.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.23%) Python
7 2 (0.23%) Perl
7 2 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (12.15%) MCSE
3 97 (11.01%) Security Cleared
4 82 (9.31%) SC Cleared
5 36 (4.09%) MCP
6 32 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (3.52%) Degree
7 31 (3.52%) MCITP
8 30 (3.41%) CCNA
9 27 (3.06%) MCTS
9 27 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (2.72%) MCSA
11 17 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (1.48%) CCA
13 10 (1.14%) CCNP
14 8 (0.91%) HNC
14 8 (0.91%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.79%) CCEA
16 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.77%) SLA
2 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 623 (70.72%) Active Directory
2 166 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (14.87%) Hyper-V
4 111 (12.60%) XenApp
5 99 (11.24%) vSphere
6 50 (5.68%) VMware ESX
7 40 (4.54%) XenDesktop
8 31 (3.52%) Terminal Services
9 19 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (1.82%) XenServer
12 14 (1.59%) UAG
13 13 (1.48%) VMware Server
13 13 (1.48%) ISA Server
14 12 (1.36%) Xen
14 12 (1.36%) DFS Replication
15 10 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 5 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 5 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 147 (16.69%) SCCM
2 40 (4.54%) SCOM
3 24 (2.72%) WSUS
4 23 (2.61%) Backup Exec
5 19 (2.16%) ARCserve
6 15 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 13 (1.48%) NetBackup
8 12 (1.36%) AirWatch
9 10 (1.14%) vMotion
10 9 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
11 7 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.68%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.34%) Data Guard
14 3 (0.34%) MIMEsweeper
14 3 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 394 (44.72%) Microsoft
2 368 (41.77%) VMware
3 242 (27.47%) Citrix
4 134 (15.21%) Cisco
5 93 (10.56%) HP
6 61 (6.92%) NetApp
7 43 (4.88%) EMC
8 36 (4.09%) Symantec
9 30 (3.41%) Lotus
10 27 (3.06%) McAfee
11 24 (2.72%) Dell
12 23 (2.61%) Sophos
13 21 (2.38%) Juniper
14 19 (2.16%) AppSense
15 17 (1.93%) Apple
16 16 (1.82%) SolarWinds
17 14 (1.59%) CheckPoint
17 14 (1.59%) Veeam
18 13 (1.48%) Avaya
18 13 (1.48%) Oracle
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