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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 194 176 211
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +35
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 263 308 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.24% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 6.64% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 202 122
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£325 £327 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £176 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +25.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £42.50 £21.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -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
4420 4638 4186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.87% 18.71% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3174 3201 2748
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 88 140
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £42.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 59 £335 +3.07% 25
Chessington 0 4 - -
Croydon - 3 £275 - 1
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 500 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 393 (78.60%) Windows
3 391 (78.20%) Active Directory
4 283 (56.60%) Microsoft
5 255 (51.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 252 (50.40%) VMware
7 176 (35.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 157 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 150 (30.00%) Citrix
10 145 (29.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 136 (27.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 127 (25.40%) DNS
13 126 (25.20%) Windows 7
14 120 (24.00%) Cisco
15 116 (23.20%) SAN
15 116 (23.20%) ITIL
16 115 (23.00%) Exchange Server 2003
17 109 (21.80%) Exchange Server 2013
18 104 (20.80%) DHCP
19 103 (20.60%) HP
20 102 (20.40%) Microsoft Certification
21 100 (20.00%) Finance
22 99 (19.80%) Windows XP
23 95 (19.00%) Blackberry
23 95 (19.00%) Lync
24 91 (18.20%) Migration
24 91 (18.20%) MS Office
25 89 (17.80%) Firewall
26 79 (15.80%) MS Excel
27 74 (14.80%) PowerShell

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 500 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 176 (35.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 115 (23.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 109 (21.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 95 (19.00%) Lync
6 68 (13.60%) SharePoint
7 61 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 36 (7.20%) Office Communications Server
9 29 (5.80%) IIS
10 19 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.80%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.20%) Apache
14 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
17 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
17 1 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
17 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
Applications
1 91 (18.20%) MS Office
2 79 (15.80%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.40%) MS Project
5 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
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 70 (14.00%) Office 365
2 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (25.40%) DNS
2 116 (23.20%) SAN
3 104 (20.80%) DHCP
4 89 (17.80%) Firewall
5 56 (11.20%) VPN
6 47 (9.40%) TCP/IP
7 43 (8.60%) LAN
8 42 (8.40%) WAN
9 38 (7.60%) VoIP
9 38 (7.60%) VLAN
10 31 (6.20%) Wireless
11 23 (4.60%) NAS
12 21 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
13 19 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (3.80%) LDAP
14 17 (3.40%) Unified Communications
15 16 (3.20%) NetScaler
16 15 (3.00%) iSCSI
17 13 (2.60%) WLAN
18 12 (2.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.00%) MySQL
6 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.20%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.80%) Subversion
3 3 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (20.00%) Finance
2 40 (8.00%) Banking
3 19 (3.80%) Marketing
3 19 (3.80%) Legal
3 19 (3.80%) Advertising
4 17 (3.40%) Retail
5 16 (3.20%) Law
6 14 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.60%) Games
8 8 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.40%) Mandarin Language
9 7 (1.40%) French Language
9 7 (1.40%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.00%) Publishing
11 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.60%) Local Government
12 3 (0.60%) Front Office
12 3 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 105 (21.00%) Analyst
2 56 (11.20%) Support Engineer
3 49 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (9.60%) 3rd Line Support
5 44 (8.80%) Support Analyst
6 40 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 35 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
8 33 (6.60%) Consultant
8 33 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 31 (6.20%) Architect
10 26 (5.20%) Messaging Engineer
10 26 (5.20%) Administrator
11 25 (5.00%) Desktop Support
12 24 (4.80%) Server Engineer
13 23 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 22 (4.40%) Technical Support
15 18 (3.60%) Desktop Engineer
15 18 (3.60%) IT Support
16 16 (3.20%) Wintel Engineer
17 14 (2.80%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.40%) Middleware
2 5 (1.00%) .NET
3 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.60%) Web Services
4 3 (0.60%) LAMP
5 2 (0.40%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.40%) CSS
5 2 (0.40%) HTML
5 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.40%) WCF
5 2 (0.40%) Ajax
6 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 95 (19.00%) Blackberry
2 43 (8.60%) Replication
3 40 (8.00%) Clustering
4 27 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.40%) Thin Client
6 12 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (2.40%) Fat Client
7 9 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.60%) Online Games
8 8 (1.60%) CESG
9 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.20%) iPhone
9 6 (1.20%) iPad
10 5 (1.00%) NHS
11 4 (0.80%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (0.80%) PKI
12 3 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (0.60%) CMDB
13 2 (0.40%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 393 (78.60%) Windows
2 255 (51.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 145 (29.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 136 (27.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 126 (25.20%) Windows 7
6 99 (19.80%) Windows XP
7 36 (7.20%) Linux
7 36 (7.20%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.00%) Android
10 14 (2.80%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.00%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.20%) UNIX
13 5 (1.00%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.00%) CentOS
14 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.60%) Solaris
16 2 (0.40%) AIX
16 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (23.20%) ITIL
2 91 (18.20%) Migration
3 29 (5.80%) Change Management
4 21 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (3.60%) Service Delivery
5 18 (3.60%) Asset Management
6 17 (3.40%) Project Management
7 16 (3.20%) Configuration Management
7 16 (3.20%) Incident Management
7 16 (3.20%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (2.60%) Service Management
9 12 (2.40%) Data Protection
9 12 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (2.20%) PRINCE2
11 10 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (2.00%) Network Design
12 9 (1.80%) Change Control
12 9 (1.80%) Workflow
12 9 (1.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.80%) PowerShell
2 57 (11.40%) SQL
3 9 (1.80%) Shell Script
4 8 (1.60%) Perl
5 7 (1.40%) Python
6 6 (1.20%) VBScript
7 5 (1.00%) VB
8 3 (0.60%) VBA
9 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.40%) C
9 2 (0.40%) C#
9 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (20.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (13.00%) MCSE
3 34 (6.80%) MCITP
4 27 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (4.80%) Degree
6 23 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (4.40%) CCNA
8 20 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.80%) MCTS
10 12 (2.40%) MCP
11 11 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (2.00%) MCSA
12 10 (2.00%) CCA
12 10 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.00%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.40%) VCP5
15 6 (1.20%) RHCSA
16 5 (1.00%) RHCT
16 5 (1.00%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.20%) COBIT
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 391 (78.20%) Active Directory
2 157 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (14.80%) Hyper-V
4 72 (14.40%) XenApp
5 40 (8.00%) vSphere
6 39 (7.80%) VMware ESX
7 15 (3.00%) XenServer
7 15 (3.00%) NFS
8 13 (2.60%) Xen
8 13 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 13 (2.60%) DFS Replication
9 12 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.40%) VMware Server
10 7 (1.40%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.00%) UAG
12 5 (1.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 57 (11.40%) SCCM
2 51 (10.20%) Backup Exec
3 32 (6.40%) SCOM
4 24 (4.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 21 (4.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (3.60%) MIMEsweeper
7 14 (2.80%) Nagios
7 14 (2.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 12 (2.40%) MAILsweeper
9 9 (1.80%) SCVMM
9 9 (1.80%) SCDPM
10 7 (1.40%) HP SIM
10 7 (1.40%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.00%) Puppet
11 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (1.00%) Cobbler
11 5 (1.00%) FortiGate
11 5 (1.00%) Opsview
12 4 (0.80%) DameWare
12 4 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 283 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 252 (50.40%) VMware
3 150 (30.00%) Citrix
4 120 (24.00%) Cisco
5 103 (20.60%) HP
6 69 (13.80%) Symantec
7 57 (11.40%) NetApp
8 46 (9.20%) SolarWinds
9 42 (8.40%) Dell
10 37 (7.40%) EMC
11 27 (5.40%) Veeam
12 21 (4.20%) Sophos
13 16 (3.20%) CheckPoint
13 16 (3.20%) Mitel
14 15 (3.00%) Kaspersky
14 15 (3.00%) Red Hat
15 14 (2.80%) Juniper
15 14 (2.80%) McAfee
16 12 (2.40%) Apple
17 11 (2.20%) Veritas
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