The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 192 176 188
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 261 326 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.30% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.74% 7.10% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 214 177
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£325 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £466 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 20
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £18.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +21.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £19.40 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £137.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.30% -
Exchange Server 2010
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4544 4589 4646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.55% 18.26% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3035 2992
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 104 163
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £59.00 £42.78
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 London

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 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
City of London -14 57 £363 +6.22% 20
Chessington -1 3 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £275 -27.86%
Croydon -5 1 £175 -40.17% 1
Bromley - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £90 -
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Barking - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 490 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 405 (82.65%) Windows
3 368 (75.10%) Active Directory
4 286 (58.37%) Microsoft
5 241 (49.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 226 (46.12%) VMware
7 159 (32.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 151 (30.82%) Citrix
9 145 (29.59%) DNS
10 137 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 132 (26.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 125 (25.51%) Windows 7
13 121 (24.69%) Cisco
14 117 (23.88%) DHCP
15 112 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2003
16 111 (22.65%) ITIL
17 109 (22.24%) SAN
18 107 (21.84%) Blackberry
19 104 (21.22%) HP
20 102 (20.82%) Microsoft Certification
20 102 (20.82%) Windows Server 2012
21 97 (19.80%) MS Office
22 95 (19.39%) Finance
23 84 (17.14%) Windows XP
23 84 (17.14%) MS Excel
24 81 (16.53%) Firewall
25 76 (15.51%) SQL Server
26 73 (14.90%) SharePoint
27 72 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2013
28 70 (14.29%) Lync

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 490 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 159 (32.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 112 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 73 (14.90%) SharePoint
5 72 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 70 (14.29%) Lync
6 70 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 31 (6.33%) Office Communications Server
8 29 (5.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (4.29%) IIS
10 8 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.63%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.22%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.41%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.20%) Apache
15 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 97 (19.80%) MS Office
2 84 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) MS Project
4 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.82%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.41%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.39%) Office 365
2 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (29.59%) DNS
2 117 (23.88%) DHCP
3 109 (22.24%) SAN
4 81 (16.53%) Firewall
5 65 (13.27%) TCP/IP
6 55 (11.22%) WAN
7 52 (10.61%) VPN
8 51 (10.41%) LAN
9 40 (8.16%) VoIP
10 32 (6.53%) Wireless
11 25 (5.10%) VLAN
12 24 (4.90%) Fibre Channel
13 19 (3.88%) NAS
13 19 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (3.67%) iSCSI
15 17 (3.47%) Unified Communications
16 12 (2.45%) LDAP
17 11 (2.24%) WLAN
17 11 (2.24%) IP Telephony
18 10 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.84%) MySQL
5 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.41%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.02%) Subversion
3 3 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (19.39%) Finance
2 42 (8.57%) Banking
3 23 (4.69%) Law
4 21 (4.29%) Legal
5 20 (4.08%) Advertising
6 19 (3.88%) Marketing
7 17 (3.47%) Retail
8 14 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
8 14 (2.86%) French Language
8 14 (2.86%) Spanish Language
9 13 (2.65%) Telecoms
10 12 (2.45%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.63%) Games
12 7 (1.43%) Publishing
13 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.82%) Front Office
13 4 (0.82%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.61%) Back Office
14 3 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (23.67%) Analyst
2 53 (10.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 51 (10.41%) Support Analyst
3 51 (10.41%) Support Engineer
4 44 (8.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 36 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 31 (6.33%) Administrator
8 30 (6.12%) Messaging Engineer
9 29 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 26 (5.31%) Server Engineer
11 25 (5.10%) Consultant
11 25 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
11 25 (5.10%) Architect
12 23 (4.69%) Desktop Support
13 22 (4.49%) Technical Support
14 21 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (3.47%) Desktop Analyst
15 17 (3.47%) Technical Analyst
16 15 (3.06%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.43%) Middleware
2 5 (1.02%) LAMP
3 4 (0.82%) .NET
4 3 (0.61%) Web Services
5 2 (0.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.41%) WCF
5 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.41%) Ajax
5 2 (0.41%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.41%) CSS
5 2 (0.41%) HTML
6 1 (0.20%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 107 (21.84%) Blackberry
2 44 (8.98%) Clustering
3 38 (7.76%) Replication
4 29 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.24%) Thin Client
6 11 (2.24%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.04%) iPhone
8 9 (1.84%) iPad
8 9 (1.84%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.63%) Online Games
9 8 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.22%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.02%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.82%) CMDB
12 4 (0.82%) PKI
12 4 (0.82%) NHS
13 3 (0.61%) CESG
13 3 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 405 (82.65%) Windows
2 241 (49.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 137 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 125 (25.51%) Windows 7
5 102 (20.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 84 (17.14%) Windows XP
7 36 (7.35%) Windows 8
8 34 (6.94%) Linux
9 22 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (2.45%) Android
11 8 (1.63%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.22%) CentOS
13 5 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.41%) AIX
16 1 (0.20%) SUSE
16 1 (0.20%) UNIX
16 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (22.65%) ITIL
2 69 (14.08%) Migration
3 21 (4.29%) Asset Management
4 20 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
5 19 (3.88%) Change Management
6 18 (3.67%) Project Management
7 17 (3.47%) Service Management
8 16 (3.27%) PRINCE2
9 13 (2.65%) Data Protection
9 13 (2.65%) Incident Management
10 12 (2.45%) Service Delivery
11 10 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (2.04%) BCP
11 10 (2.04%) Configuration Management
12 9 (1.84%) Workflow
12 9 (1.84%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (1.43%) Information Security
13 7 (1.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (13.27%) SQL
2 59 (12.04%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.45%) Perl
4 9 (1.84%) C
5 8 (1.63%) Python
6 7 (1.43%) VBScript
6 7 (1.43%) VB
7 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.61%) VBA
9 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.41%) C#
10 1 (0.20%) Java
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (20.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (14.29%) MCSE
3 40 (8.16%) MCITP
4 31 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (5.92%) Degree
6 26 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 25 (5.10%) CCNA
8 16 (3.27%) MCP
9 13 (2.65%) MCSA
9 13 (2.65%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.45%) CCA
10 12 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (1.63%) MCTS
13 8 (1.63%) CCNP
14 7 (1.43%) RHCE
14 7 (1.43%) RHCT
14 7 (1.43%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.22%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 368 (75.10%) Active Directory
2 132 (26.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (13.88%) XenApp
4 51 (10.41%) Hyper-V
5 41 (8.37%) vSphere
5 41 (8.37%) VMware ESX
6 17 (3.47%) NFS
7 15 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.65%) Xen
9 11 (2.24%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.84%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.84%) VMware Server
10 9 (1.84%) XenServer
10 9 (1.84%) DFS Replication
11 6 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (1.02%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.82%) UAG
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 52 (10.61%) Backup Exec
2 49 (10.00%) SCCM
3 22 (4.49%) SCOM
4 20 (4.08%) MIMEsweeper
4 20 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 15 (3.06%) Nagios
6 14 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (2.86%) MAILsweeper
7 13 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (1.63%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.22%) Opsview
9 6 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (1.22%) Cobbler
9 6 (1.22%) Puppet
10 5 (1.02%) MOM
11 4 (0.82%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.82%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.82%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.61%) DameWare
Vendors
1 286 (58.37%) Microsoft
2 226 (46.12%) VMware
3 151 (30.82%) Citrix
4 121 (24.69%) Cisco
5 104 (21.22%) HP
6 53 (10.82%) Symantec
7 44 (8.98%) NetApp
8 43 (8.78%) SolarWinds
9 39 (7.96%) Dell
10 26 (5.31%) EMC
11 20 (4.08%) Sophos
12 13 (2.65%) CheckPoint
12 13 (2.65%) Juniper
12 13 (2.65%) Apple
12 13 (2.65%) Veeam
13 12 (2.45%) Oracle
13 12 (2.45%) IBM
14 11 (2.24%) McAfee
14 11 (2.24%) Websense
14 11 (2.24%) Red Hat
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £625 - 650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £100 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
H&R Talent
Rate: From £150 to £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Rate: competitive
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London
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Rate: competitive
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