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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 189 163 198
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +35
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 276 333 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.31% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.98% 7.07% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 222 155
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£360 £341 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% -5.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £206 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 17
Average hourly rate £21.75 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.30 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £147.00 £72.75 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.69 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.15% -2.50%
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
4619 4710 4430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3196 3227 2896
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 91 148
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -20 63 £363 +3.57% 25
Chessington -1 5 - -
Croydon -7 3 £275 -5.98% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £275 -29.03%
Sidcup - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 2
Barking - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 503 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 401 (79.72%) Windows
3 382 (75.94%) Active Directory
4 286 (56.86%) Microsoft
5 249 (49.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 231 (45.92%) VMware
7 182 (36.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 147 (29.22%) Citrix
9 145 (28.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 144 (28.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 134 (26.64%) DNS
12 131 (26.04%) Windows 7
13 122 (24.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 120 (23.86%) Cisco
15 115 (22.86%) SAN
15 115 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
16 113 (22.47%) ITIL
17 111 (22.07%) DHCP
18 106 (21.07%) Microsoft Certification
19 103 (20.48%) Blackberry
20 102 (20.28%) Finance
21 101 (20.08%) HP
22 96 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2013
23 95 (18.89%) Windows XP
24 92 (18.29%) MS Office
25 88 (17.50%) Migration
25 88 (17.50%) Lync
26 84 (16.70%) Firewall
27 82 (16.30%) MS Excel
28 71 (14.12%) PowerShell

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 503 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 182 (36.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 122 (24.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 96 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 88 (17.50%) Lync
6 67 (13.32%) SharePoint
7 66 (13.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 36 (7.16%) Office Communications Server
9 23 (4.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (4.57%) IIS
10 9 (1.79%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.40%) Apache
15 1 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
15 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 92 (18.29%) MS Office
2 82 (16.30%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.39%) MS Project
5 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Misys Midas
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.40%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.52%) Office 365
2 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (26.64%) DNS
2 115 (22.86%) SAN
3 111 (22.07%) DHCP
4 84 (16.70%) Firewall
5 57 (11.33%) TCP/IP
6 52 (10.34%) LAN
6 52 (10.34%) WAN
7 49 (9.74%) VPN
8 35 (6.96%) Wireless
9 34 (6.76%) VoIP
10 28 (5.57%) VLAN
11 27 (5.37%) NAS
12 22 (4.37%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (3.58%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (3.58%) Unified Communications
13 18 (3.58%) LDAP
14 16 (3.18%) iSCSI
15 14 (2.78%) NetScaler
16 13 (2.58%) WLAN
17 11 (2.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.80%) MySQL
5 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.40%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.99%) Subversion
3 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 102 (20.28%) Finance
2 42 (8.35%) Banking
3 24 (4.77%) Advertising
4 23 (4.57%) Marketing
5 18 (3.58%) Retail
5 18 (3.58%) Legal
6 16 (3.18%) Law
7 13 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.39%) Mandarin Language
8 12 (2.39%) French Language
8 12 (2.39%) Spanish Language
9 11 (2.19%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.79%) Games
11 7 (1.39%) Publishing
12 6 (1.19%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.60%) Front Office
14 3 (0.60%) Back Office
14 3 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 111 (22.07%) Analyst
2 54 (10.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 53 (10.54%) Support Engineer
4 49 (9.74%) Support Analyst
5 45 (8.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 44 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 39 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (6.76%) Administrator
9 30 (5.96%) Consultant
10 29 (5.77%) Architect
11 27 (5.37%) Messaging Engineer
12 26 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 25 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
14 24 (4.77%) Server Engineer
15 23 (4.57%) Technical Support
15 23 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
16 20 (3.98%) Desktop Support
17 15 (2.98%) Exchange Engineer
18 14 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
19 13 (2.58%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.59%) Middleware
2 6 (1.19%) .NET
3 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.60%) LAMP
4 3 (0.60%) Web Services
5 2 (0.40%) HTML
5 2 (0.40%) CSS
5 2 (0.40%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.40%) Ajax
5 2 (0.40%) WCF
5 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.20%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 103 (20.48%) Blackberry
2 40 (7.95%) Replication
2 40 (7.95%) Clustering
3 23 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (2.19%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.19%) Thin Client
7 9 (1.79%) Online Games
7 9 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.59%) CESG
9 6 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.99%) iPad
11 4 (0.80%) NHS
11 4 (0.80%) PKI
12 3 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (0.60%) CMDB
12 3 (0.60%) iPhone
12 3 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.40%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 401 (79.72%) Windows
2 249 (49.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (28.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 131 (26.04%) Windows 7
5 115 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 95 (18.89%) Windows XP
7 38 (7.55%) Windows 8
8 30 (5.96%) Linux
9 21 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.58%) Android
11 11 (2.19%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.59%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.19%) CentOS
14 5 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.40%) UNIX
16 2 (0.40%) AIX
17 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (22.47%) ITIL
2 88 (17.50%) Migration
3 28 (5.57%) Change Management
4 21 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (3.98%) Project Management
6 19 (3.78%) Asset Management
7 16 (3.18%) Configuration Management
8 15 (2.98%) Service Delivery
8 15 (2.98%) Incident Management
9 14 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 13 (2.58%) Service Management
10 13 (2.58%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (2.39%) Data Protection
12 10 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (1.99%) Workflow
12 10 (1.99%) Network Design
12 10 (1.99%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (1.59%) Knowledge Management
13 8 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (14.12%) PowerShell
2 59 (11.73%) SQL
3 11 (2.19%) Shell Script
4 9 (1.79%) Perl
5 8 (1.59%) Python
6 7 (1.39%) VBScript
7 5 (0.99%) VB
8 3 (0.60%) C
8 3 (0.60%) VBA
9 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.40%) C#
9 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.20%) Java
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 106 (21.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (13.72%) MCSE
3 35 (6.96%) MCITP
4 28 (5.57%) Degree
5 27 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (4.37%) CCNA
6 22 (4.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (3.38%) Security Cleared
8 15 (2.98%) MCTS
8 15 (2.98%) MCP
9 11 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (1.99%) SC Cleared
11 9 (1.79%) CCA
11 9 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.39%) CCNP
12 7 (1.39%) MCSA
13 5 (0.99%) RHCE
13 5 (0.99%) RHCT
14 4 (0.80%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.20%) COBIT
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 382 (75.94%) Active Directory
2 145 (28.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (13.52%) XenApp
4 56 (11.13%) Hyper-V
5 43 (8.55%) vSphere
6 38 (7.55%) VMware ESX
7 15 (2.98%) NFS
8 13 (2.58%) DFS Replication
8 13 (2.58%) XenDesktop
8 13 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.39%) XenServer
9 12 (2.39%) VMware Server
10 11 (2.19%) Xen
11 8 (1.59%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.39%) UAG
13 6 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.80%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 54 (10.74%) SCCM
2 48 (9.54%) Backup Exec
3 34 (6.76%) SCOM
4 26 (5.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 21 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (3.98%) MIMEsweeper
7 15 (2.98%) Nagios
8 14 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 12 (2.39%) MAILsweeper
10 9 (1.79%) SCVMM
10 9 (1.79%) SCDPM
11 8 (1.59%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.19%) Opsview
12 6 (1.19%) HP SIM
12 6 (1.19%) Puppet
12 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 6 (1.19%) Cobbler
13 5 (0.99%) MOM
14 4 (0.80%) DameWare
14 4 (0.80%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 286 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 231 (45.92%) VMware
3 147 (29.22%) Citrix
4 120 (23.86%) Cisco
5 101 (20.08%) HP
6 64 (12.72%) Symantec
7 52 (10.34%) NetApp
8 49 (9.74%) SolarWinds
9 37 (7.36%) Dell
10 29 (5.77%) EMC
11 26 (5.17%) Veeam
12 21 (4.17%) Sophos
13 15 (2.98%) CheckPoint
13 15 (2.98%) McAfee
13 15 (2.98%) Kaspersky
14 14 (2.78%) Mitel
14 14 (2.78%) Websense
15 13 (2.58%) Red Hat
15 13 (2.58%) Juniper
16 12 (2.39%) Apple
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