The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 217 151 195
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +44
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 216 282 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 1.30% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.05% 7.27% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 173 143
Average daily rate £300 £323 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £210 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 15
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £17.50 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £23.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +32.85%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4281 3877 4403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.68% 17.93% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2938 2483 2664
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 134 126
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.94% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2010
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 81 £275 -21.42% 21
Docklands, London +1 4 - -
Romford - 3 - -
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 2
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Finchley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 431 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 332 (77.03%) Windows
3 289 (67.05%) Active Directory
4 234 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 222 (51.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 199 (46.17%) VMware
7 131 (30.39%) Citrix
8 127 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 126 (29.23%) Blackberry
10 123 (28.54%) Windows 7
11 117 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 116 (26.91%) Exchange Server 2007
13 113 (26.22%) Exchange Server 2003
14 110 (25.52%) Cisco
15 105 (24.36%) DNS
16 100 (23.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 92 (21.35%) Finance
18 81 (18.79%) ITIL
19 74 (17.17%) Windows XP
19 74 (17.17%) DHCP
20 71 (16.47%) MS Office
21 70 (16.24%) SAN
22 69 (16.01%) Microsoft Certification
23 68 (15.78%) HP
24 67 (15.55%) SQL Server
24 67 (15.55%) SharePoint
24 67 (15.55%) SCCM
25 66 (15.31%) PowerShell
25 66 (15.31%) MS Excel
26 65 (15.08%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 431 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 116 (26.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 113 (26.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 100 (23.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 67 (15.55%) SharePoint
6 60 (13.92%) Lync
7 48 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 33 (7.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (4.41%) IIS
10 15 (3.48%) IBM Notes
10 15 (3.48%) Office Communications Server
11 14 (3.25%) Lotus Domino
12 7 (1.62%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.93%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.93%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 71 (16.47%) MS Office
2 66 (15.31%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.39%) MS Project
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.96%) Office 365
2 2 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 105 (24.36%) DNS
2 74 (17.17%) DHCP
3 70 (16.24%) SAN
4 59 (13.69%) Firewall
5 56 (12.99%) TCP/IP
6 34 (7.89%) WAN
7 32 (7.42%) VoIP
8 26 (6.03%) LAN
9 25 (5.80%) VPN
10 22 (5.10%) iSCSI
11 19 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (4.18%) NAS
13 17 (3.94%) Unified Communications
14 16 (3.71%) IP Telephony
15 12 (2.78%) Wireless
16 10 (2.32%) Internet
17 9 (2.09%) Network Security
18 8 (1.86%) SMTP
19 6 (1.39%) NetScreen
19 6 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (15.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.16%) MySQL
5 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.46%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Subversion
1 4 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.70%) InstallShield
General
1 92 (21.35%) Finance
2 31 (7.19%) Law
3 29 (6.73%) Banking
4 27 (6.26%) Legal
5 12 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.78%) Retail
6 7 (1.62%) Advertising
6 7 (1.62%) Back Office
6 7 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.39%) Marketing
7 6 (1.39%) French Language
8 5 (1.16%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.16%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (1.16%) Publishing
9 4 (0.93%) Games
9 4 (0.93%) Front Office
10 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 71 (16.47%) Analyst
2 42 (9.74%) Support Engineer
3 39 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (7.42%) Consultant
6 30 (6.96%) Administrator
7 29 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (5.57%) Support Analyst
9 23 (5.34%) Service Analyst
9 23 (5.34%) Service Desk Analyst
10 22 (5.10%) Wintel Engineer
11 20 (4.64%) Server Engineer
12 19 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (4.41%) Desktop Support
13 18 (4.18%) Messaging Engineer
14 17 (3.94%) Architect
15 16 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
15 16 (3.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 16 (3.71%) IT Support
16 15 (3.48%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.09%) XMPP
2 5 (1.16%) Web Services
3 4 (0.93%) .NET
4 3 (0.70%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.70%) WSH
4 3 (0.70%) Middleware
5 2 (0.46%) LAMP
6 1 (0.23%) COM
6 1 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (29.23%) Blackberry
2 41 (9.51%) Clustering
3 33 (7.66%) iPhone
4 23 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.87%) EqualLogic
6 19 (4.41%) iPad
7 17 (3.94%) Replication
8 14 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (2.32%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.39%) NHS
10 6 (1.39%) IVR
11 5 (1.16%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.16%) CCTV
11 5 (1.16%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.93%) Online Games
12 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.93%) PKI
13 3 (0.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 332 (77.03%) Windows
2 222 (51.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 127 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 123 (28.54%) Windows 7
5 74 (17.17%) Windows XP
6 59 (13.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (7.19%) Linux
8 24 (5.57%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.48%) Android
10 11 (2.55%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (2.09%) Windows Vista
11 9 (2.09%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (1.16%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.93%) CentOS
15 4 (0.93%) Solaris
16 3 (0.70%) UNIX
17 2 (0.46%) AIX
18 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.79%) ITIL
2 63 (14.62%) Migration
3 34 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (4.18%) Asset Management
5 16 (3.71%) Change Management
6 14 (3.25%) Information Security
7 12 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 12 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (2.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (2.55%) Project Management
8 11 (2.55%) Service Management
9 10 (2.32%) Business Continuity
9 10 (2.32%) TOGAF
9 10 (2.32%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (2.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (2.09%) Service Delivery
10 9 (2.09%) BCP
11 8 (1.86%) Data Management
11 8 (1.86%) Data Protection
12 7 (1.62%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.31%) PowerShell
2 57 (13.23%) SQL
3 12 (2.78%) VBScript
4 10 (2.32%) VB
5 7 (1.62%) C
5 7 (1.62%) Perl
6 6 (1.39%) LotusScript
7 4 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 69 (16.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (11.37%) MCSE
3 30 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (6.03%) MCITP
5 25 (5.80%) CCNA
6 17 (3.94%) MCP
7 16 (3.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (3.48%) Degree
9 12 (2.78%) CCA
9 12 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.09%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.86%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.86%) CCNP
12 7 (1.62%) MCSA
13 5 (1.16%) MCTS
14 3 (0.70%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.70%) MOS
15 2 (0.46%) RHCT
15 2 (0.46%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.18%) SLA
2 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 289 (67.05%) Active Directory
2 117 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (15.08%) XenApp
4 43 (9.98%) Hyper-V
5 41 (9.51%) vSphere
6 30 (6.96%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.78%) XenServer
8 11 (2.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (2.32%) NFS
9 10 (2.32%) Xen
10 9 (2.09%) XenDesktop
10 9 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.62%) UAG
11 7 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (1.16%) MetaFrame
12 5 (1.16%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.70%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 67 (15.55%) SCCM
2 32 (7.42%) SCOM
3 26 (6.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 24 (5.57%) Backup Exec
5 10 (2.32%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.86%) SCOrch
7 7 (1.62%) Cacti
7 7 (1.62%) OpenNMS
7 7 (1.62%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.62%) MIMEsweeper
7 7 (1.62%) MAILsweeper
7 7 (1.62%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.39%) WMI
9 4 (0.93%) WSUS
9 4 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.93%) Nagios
9 4 (0.93%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 234 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 199 (46.17%) VMware
3 131 (30.39%) Citrix
4 110 (25.52%) Cisco
5 68 (15.78%) HP
6 53 (12.30%) NetApp
6 53 (12.30%) Symantec
7 36 (8.35%) Dell
8 28 (6.50%) EMC
9 20 (4.64%) Oracle
10 19 (4.41%) Apple
11 17 (3.94%) Lotus
12 15 (3.48%) SolarWinds
13 14 (3.25%) Sophos
13 14 (3.25%) Avaya
14 13 (3.02%) Juniper
14 13 (3.02%) McAfee
14 13 (3.02%) Mitel
15 11 (2.55%) SonicWALL
16 10 (2.32%) Clearswift
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