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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 227 194 175
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 509 535 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.98% 1.08% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.32% 6.00% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 278 365
Average daily rate
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£310 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £159 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 62 63
Average hourly rate £20.60 £17.42 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.28% -20.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £25.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
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
9564 8915 8056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.51% 18.05% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6251 5383 4643
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 282 369 415
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £36.00 £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 28 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 28 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 28 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 -29 188 £301 -7.53% 70
South East +9 158 £350 +7.69% 35
North West -11 46 £253 -6.48% 19
East of England -31 36 £315 +40.00% 13
South West -3 31 £300 -6.25% 15
Yorkshire -20 23 £300 - 11
West Midlands +8 17 £250 -21.87% 10
East Midlands -14 6 £238 -47.22% 3
Midlands - 2 - -
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 28 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.

1 956 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 790 (82.64%) Windows
3 667 (69.77%) Active Directory
4 518 (54.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 421 (44.04%) Microsoft
6 416 (43.51%) VMware
7 384 (40.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 289 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 274 (28.66%) Citrix
10 249 (26.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 222 (23.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 213 (22.28%) Windows 7
13 187 (19.56%) Lync
14 185 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 182 (19.04%) DNS
16 181 (18.93%) Migration
17 171 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 170 (17.78%) SCCM
19 168 (17.57%) ITIL
19 168 (17.57%) MS Excel
20 157 (16.42%) Office 365
21 150 (15.69%) Cisco
22 146 (15.27%) SAN
23 142 (14.85%) XenApp
24 140 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
25 134 (14.02%) LAN
26 132 (13.81%) DHCP
26 132 (13.81%) Hyper-V
27 130 (13.60%) SQL Server
28 129 (13.49%) Firewall

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 956 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 249 (26.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 222 (23.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 187 (19.56%) Lync
5 171 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 119 (12.45%) SharePoint
7 74 (7.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 54 (5.65%) IIS
9 28 (2.93%) IBM Notes
9 28 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 24 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 20 (2.09%) Office Communications Server
12 16 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (0.52%) Live Communications Server
13 5 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.31%) Moodle
15 2 (0.21%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.21%) Apache
16 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 168 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 125 (13.08%) MS Office
3 21 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.78%) PaintShop Pro
5 13 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.94%) MS Project
7 6 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.10%) Line 500
3 1 (0.10%) Eikon
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 157 (16.42%) Office 365
2 45 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.51%) IaaS
4 19 (1.99%) PaaS
5 15 (1.57%) SaaS
6 11 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.84%) Mimecast
8 7 (0.73%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.42%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.42%) Yammer
10 3 (0.31%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 182 (19.04%) DNS
2 146 (15.27%) SAN
3 134 (14.02%) LAN
4 132 (13.81%) DHCP
5 129 (13.49%) Firewall
6 116 (12.13%) WAN
7 96 (10.04%) TCP/IP
8 72 (7.53%) VLAN
9 62 (6.49%) VPN
10 48 (5.02%) Wireless
11 44 (4.60%) NAS
12 33 (3.45%) VoIP
13 31 (3.24%) Internet
14 25 (2.62%) MPLS
15 24 (2.51%) Fibre Channel
16 22 (2.30%) WLAN
17 19 (1.99%) LDAP
18 16 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (1.57%) Unified Communications
20 12 (1.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.42%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.21%) EDMS
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.10%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.31%) AdminStudio
2 3 (0.31%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.10%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.10%) InstallShield
General
1 90 (9.41%) Finance
2 18 (1.88%) Banking
3 12 (1.26%) Retail
3 12 (1.26%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.05%) Law
5 9 (0.94%) Legal
6 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 7 (0.73%) Advertising
7 6 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.52%) Marketing
8 5 (0.52%) Publishing
8 5 (0.52%) Back Office
8 5 (0.52%) Electronics
9 4 (0.42%) Military
9 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 138 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 127 (13.28%) Support Engineer
3 124 (12.97%) Analyst
4 105 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
5 74 (7.74%) 2nd Line Support
6 64 (6.69%) Architect
7 60 (6.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 52 (5.44%) Administrator
9 49 (5.13%) Support Analyst
10 42 (4.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 40 (4.18%) Infrastructure Architect
12 38 (3.97%) Server Engineer
12 38 (3.97%) Consultant
13 37 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
13 37 (3.87%) Messaging Engineer
14 34 (3.56%) Exchange Engineer
14 34 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 33 (3.45%) IT Support
16 28 (2.93%) Desktop Support
17 26 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.94%) .NET
2 8 (0.84%) Application Packaging
3 5 (0.52%) Software Packaging
3 5 (0.52%) MAPI
3 5 (0.52%) Middleware
4 3 (0.31%) ODBC
4 3 (0.31%) CSS
5 2 (0.21%) Web Services
5 2 (0.21%) HTML
6 1 (0.10%) XML
6 1 (0.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 99 (10.36%) Blackberry
2 43 (4.50%) Clustering
3 36 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.66%) Data Centre
5 31 (3.24%) PKI
6 29 (3.03%) iPhone
7 25 (2.62%) Replication
8 20 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.57%) HP Storage
11 11 (1.15%) iPad
12 9 (0.94%) EMC VNX
12 9 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.84%) Fat Client
13 8 (0.84%) Thin Client
14 7 (0.73%) Computer Science
14 7 (0.73%) NHS
15 6 (0.63%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
15 6 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 790 (82.64%) Windows
2 518 (54.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 384 (40.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 289 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 213 (22.28%) Windows 7
6 109 (11.40%) Windows XP
7 58 (6.07%) Linux
8 57 (5.96%) Windows 8
9 29 (3.03%) UNIX
10 24 (2.51%) Android
11 19 (1.99%) Windows 2000
12 15 (1.57%) Windows Vista
12 15 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.46%) Apple iOS
14 12 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.15%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
18 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
19 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (18.93%) Migration
2 168 (17.57%) ITIL
3 46 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (3.87%) Project Management
5 33 (3.45%) Change Control
6 31 (3.24%) Incident Management
7 30 (3.14%) Service Delivery
8 24 (2.51%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (2.20%) Problem Management
9 21 (2.20%) Change Management
10 18 (1.88%) SDLC
11 14 (1.46%) Network Management
12 13 (1.36%) Server Building
13 12 (1.26%) Configuration Management
14 11 (1.15%) Information Security
14 11 (1.15%) Validation
14 11 (1.15%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (1.15%) Mentoring
15 10 (1.05%) Performance Management
15 10 (1.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 116 (12.13%) SQL
2 111 (11.61%) PowerShell
3 21 (2.20%) VBScript
4 12 (1.26%) VB
5 6 (0.63%) C
6 2 (0.21%) PHP
6 2 (0.21%) Python
7 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.10%) Java
7 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 140 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 115 (12.03%) MCSE
3 101 (10.56%) Security Cleared
4 77 (8.05%) SC Cleared
5 37 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (3.35%) MCP
8 31 (3.24%) CCNA
9 30 (3.14%) MCSA
10 28 (2.93%) MCTS
11 24 (2.51%) MCITP
12 21 (2.20%) Degree
13 20 (2.09%) DV Cleared
14 11 (1.15%) CCNP
15 9 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (0.84%) HNC
17 4 (0.42%) HND
17 4 (0.42%) CCA
17 4 (0.42%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.71%) SLA
2 7 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.21%) QA
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 667 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 185 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (14.85%) XenApp
4 132 (13.81%) Hyper-V
5 102 (10.67%) vSphere
6 48 (5.02%) VMware ESX
7 47 (4.92%) XenDesktop
8 30 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (2.62%) XenServer
10 22 (2.30%) Terminal Services
11 17 (1.78%) vCloud
12 15 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (1.26%) DFS Replication
14 11 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
14 11 (1.15%) VMware Server
14 11 (1.15%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.84%) Xen
16 7 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 6 (0.63%) UAG
18 5 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 170 (17.78%) SCCM
2 38 (3.97%) SCOM
3 30 (3.14%) Backup Exec
4 24 (2.51%) vMotion
5 22 (2.30%) WSUS
6 21 (2.20%) ARCserve
7 17 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 15 (1.57%) AirWatch
9 14 (1.46%) NetBackup
10 11 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
11 10 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
12 8 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
14 6 (0.63%) SCDPM
15 5 (0.52%) SCVMM
15 5 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
16 4 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
16 4 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 421 (44.04%) Microsoft
2 416 (43.51%) VMware
3 274 (28.66%) Citrix
4 150 (15.69%) Cisco
5 102 (10.67%) HP
6 54 (5.65%) NetApp
7 39 (4.08%) EMC
8 36 (3.77%) Symantec
9 35 (3.66%) Lotus
10 32 (3.35%) Dell
11 25 (2.62%) Intel
12 24 (2.51%) CheckPoint
12 24 (2.51%) Veeam
13 23 (2.41%) Sophos
14 20 (2.09%) Apple
14 20 (2.09%) McAfee
15 18 (1.88%) SolarWinds
15 18 (1.88%) Juniper
16 16 (1.67%) Oracle
16 16 (1.67%) F5
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