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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 189 165 172
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 567 635 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.32% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.08% 7.48% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 387 377
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 60 62
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £19.30 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.73% -3.50%
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
9323 8493 9555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.64% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5730 5152 5433
Average daily rate £376 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 350 475
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -16 265 £350 +3.70% 77
South East -16 116 £325 -7.14% 39
East of England -27 52 £255 +9.67% 18
South West -13 41 £300 -14.28% 48
North West +5 32 £300 +25.00% 22
Yorkshire +15 31 £275 - 11
West Midlands -19 19 £310 +7.82% 16
East Midlands -6 18 £450 +71.42% 5
North East -38 1 - - 3
Exchange Server 2010
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1094 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 911 (83.27%) Windows
3 778 (71.12%) Active Directory
4 601 (54.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 591 (54.02%) Microsoft
6 483 (44.15%) VMware
7 362 (33.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 340 (31.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 332 (30.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 307 (28.06%) Citrix
11 279 (25.50%) Windows 7
11 279 (25.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 265 (24.22%) DNS
13 237 (21.66%) ITIL
14 231 (21.12%) Cisco
15 222 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 212 (19.38%) DHCP
17 206 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 192 (17.55%) HP
18 192 (17.55%) SAN
19 190 (17.37%) Blackberry
20 188 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2013
21 186 (17.00%) Windows XP
22 179 (16.36%) MS Excel
23 170 (15.54%) SharePoint
24 169 (15.45%) Firewall
25 164 (14.99%) SQL Server
26 163 (14.90%) MS Office
27 153 (13.99%) Migration
27 153 (13.99%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1094 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 340 (31.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 332 (30.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 188 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 170 (15.54%) SharePoint
6 150 (13.71%) Lync
7 120 (10.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 69 (6.31%) IIS
9 52 (4.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 33 (3.02%) Office Communications Server
11 23 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.01%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.64%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
14 5 (0.46%) SAS
14 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 4 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 179 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 163 (14.90%) MS Office
3 9 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.55%) MS Project
4 6 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.091%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.091%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 16 (1.46%) assyst
2 7 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.37%) Misys Midas
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.18%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 80 (7.31%) Office 365
2 18 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.10%) IaaS
4 7 (0.64%) SaaS
5 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 265 (24.22%) DNS
2 212 (19.38%) DHCP
3 192 (17.55%) SAN
4 169 (15.45%) Firewall
5 115 (10.51%) TCP/IP
6 106 (9.69%) WAN
7 105 (9.60%) LAN
8 73 (6.67%) VPN
9 68 (6.22%) Wireless
10 60 (5.48%) VoIP
11 41 (3.75%) Internet
12 40 (3.66%) VLAN
13 32 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (2.38%) Unified Communications
15 25 (2.29%) NAS
16 24 (2.19%) iSCSI
17 23 (2.10%) Fibre Channel
18 22 (2.01%) MPLS
19 20 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
20 16 (1.46%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 75 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (0.64%) MySQL
8 5 (0.46%) EDMS
8 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.46%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.37%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 7
11 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.18%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.091%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.091%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.46%) Subversion
3 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.091%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.091%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.091%) JMeter
General
1 127 (11.61%) Finance
2 48 (4.39%) Banking
3 36 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.11%) Law
5 26 (2.38%) Legal
6 24 (2.19%) Advertising
7 20 (1.83%) Marketing
8 18 (1.65%) Retail
9 14 (1.28%) Publishing
9 14 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
9 14 (1.28%) French Language
9 14 (1.28%) Spanish Language
10 12 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.91%) Military
11 10 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.73%) Games
13 6 (0.55%) Front Office
13 6 (0.55%) Back Office
14 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 202 (18.46%) Analyst
2 141 (12.89%) Support Engineer
3 126 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 105 (9.60%) 3rd Line Support
5 96 (8.78%) Support Analyst
6 87 (7.95%) Consultant
7 78 (7.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 72 (6.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 67 (6.12%) Administrator
10 64 (5.85%) Systems Engineer
11 53 (4.84%) Server Engineer
12 48 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
12 48 (4.39%) Messaging Engineer
13 45 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 45 (4.11%) Technical Support
14 44 (4.02%) Desktop Support
15 43 (3.93%) Architect
16 36 (3.29%) Exchange Engineer
17 33 (3.02%) IT Support
18 31 (2.83%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.01%) .NET
2 7 (0.64%) Middleware
3 4 (0.37%) X-Windows
3 4 (0.37%) .NET Framework
3 4 (0.37%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.37%) Web Services
4 3 (0.27%) LAMP
4 3 (0.27%) HTML
5 2 (0.18%) WCF
5 2 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.18%) Ajax
5 2 (0.18%) CSS
5 2 (0.18%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.091%) COM
6 1 (0.091%) XML
6 1 (0.091%) ODBC
6 1 (0.091%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.091%) SOAP
6 1 (0.091%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 190 (17.37%) Blackberry
2 70 (6.40%) Clustering
3 47 (4.30%) Replication
4 43 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.74%) PKI
6 19 (1.74%) iPhone
7 16 (1.46%) iPad
7 16 (1.46%) Fat Client
7 16 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (1.46%) Thin Client
8 9 (0.82%) NHS
8 9 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (0.73%) Online Games
9 8 (0.73%) CMDB
10 7 (0.64%) EqualLogic
10 7 (0.64%) CESG
11 6 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 911 (83.27%) Windows
2 601 (54.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 362 (33.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 279 (25.50%) Windows 7
4 279 (25.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (17.00%) Windows XP
6 79 (7.22%) Windows 8
7 67 (6.12%) Linux
8 38 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (2.74%) Android
10 20 (1.83%) UNIX
11 15 (1.37%) Windows Vista
12 12 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 12 (1.10%) Windows 2000
13 10 (0.91%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.55%) CentOS
16 4 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (21.66%) ITIL
2 153 (13.99%) Migration
3 47 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (3.93%) Service Management
5 38 (3.47%) Change Management
6 36 (3.29%) Capacity Planning
7 35 (3.20%) Project Management
8 32 (2.93%) Root Cause Analysis
9 31 (2.83%) Service Delivery
10 29 (2.65%) Configuration Management
11 26 (2.38%) Incident Management
12 25 (2.29%) Problem Management
13 24 (2.19%) Asset Management
14 23 (2.10%) Data Protection
15 21 (1.92%) PRINCE2
15 21 (1.92%) Change Control
16 16 (1.46%) ITSM
17 14 (1.28%) Network Design
17 14 (1.28%) Kalman Filter
18 12 (1.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 138 (12.61%) SQL
2 107 (9.78%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.01%) VBScript
4 14 (1.28%) VB
4 14 (1.28%) C
5 13 (1.19%) Shell Script
6 12 (1.10%) Perl
7 8 (0.73%) Python
7 8 (0.73%) VB.NET
8 7 (0.64%) C#
9 6 (0.55%) VBA
10 4 (0.37%) Java
11 2 (0.18%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.18%) ABAP
11 2 (0.18%) R
12 1 (0.091%) VB6
12 1 (0.091%) PHP
12 1 (0.091%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 206 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 143 (13.07%) MCSE
3 103 (9.41%) Security Cleared
4 69 (6.31%) MCITP
5 65 (5.94%) SC Cleared
6 64 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 50 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (4.39%) MCP
9 42 (3.84%) CCNA
9 42 (3.84%) Degree
10 35 (3.20%) MCSA
11 25 (2.29%) DV Cleared
12 20 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
13 19 (1.74%) CCA
14 18 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (1.55%) CCNP
15 17 (1.55%) MCTS
16 12 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 10 (0.91%) VCP5
18 5 (0.46%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.21%) SLA
2 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.091%) QA
System Software
1 778 (71.12%) Active Directory
2 222 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (13.99%) XenApp
4 132 (12.07%) Hyper-V
5 93 (8.50%) vSphere
6 75 (6.86%) VMware ESX
7 37 (3.38%) XenDesktop
8 35 (3.20%) XenServer
9 23 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (2.10%) Terminal Services
10 20 (1.83%) UAG
10 20 (1.83%) DFS Replication
11 16 (1.46%) ISA Server
12 15 (1.37%) NFS
12 15 (1.37%) Xen
13 14 (1.28%) VMware Server
14 13 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
16 9 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 8 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 137 (12.52%) SCCM
2 107 (9.78%) Backup Exec
3 57 (5.21%) SCOM
4 37 (3.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 31 (2.83%) NetBackup
6 28 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (1.74%) MIMEsweeper
7 19 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
8 17 (1.55%) ARCserve
9 16 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 15 (1.37%) Nagios
11 13 (1.19%) WSUS
12 12 (1.10%) MAILsweeper
12 12 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
13 11 (1.01%) MOM
13 11 (1.01%) SCDPM
13 11 (1.01%) HP SIM
13 11 (1.01%) SCVMM
14 9 (0.82%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 591 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 483 (44.15%) VMware
3 307 (28.06%) Citrix
4 231 (21.12%) Cisco
5 192 (17.55%) HP
6 127 (11.61%) Symantec
7 76 (6.95%) NetApp
8 56 (5.12%) EMC
9 53 (4.84%) Dell
10 45 (4.11%) SolarWinds
11 39 (3.56%) McAfee
12 36 (3.29%) Sophos
12 36 (3.29%) Juniper
13 30 (2.74%) Red Hat
14 28 (2.56%) Apple
15 26 (2.38%) CheckPoint
16 25 (2.29%) Oracle
17 23 (2.10%) 3PAR
18 22 (2.01%) Remedy
18 22 (2.01%) Veeam
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