The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 34 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.39% 1.88% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.81% 17.24% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
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£428 £273 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.88% -29.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £215 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £307 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.69 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.15% +8.33%
Exchange Server 2010
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 29 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.89% 10.90% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 57
Average daily rate £375 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £15.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +13.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Kent region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Kent region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £450 -
Stansted - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
South East

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) Advertising
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (10.00%) Lync
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (20.00%) Foglight
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
6 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (10.00%) HP