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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 189 166 198
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 270 330 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.10% 1.31% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.87% 7.02% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 220 147
Average daily rate
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£363 £340 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-17.03% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 18
Average hourly rate £21.75 £19.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £147.00 £45.00 £24.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £19.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.75%
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
4601 4699 4352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.60% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3219 3231 2861
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 93 144
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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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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 -11 66 £364 +6.98% 26
Chessington 0 5 - -
Croydon -7 3 £275 -5.98% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £275 -29.03%
Sidcup - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Barking - - - -
Bromley - - - -
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 31 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.

1 498 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 395 (79.32%) Windows
3 376 (75.50%) Active Directory
4 281 (56.43%) Microsoft
5 244 (49.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 229 (45.98%) VMware
7 178 (35.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 149 (29.92%) Citrix
9 147 (29.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 137 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 130 (26.10%) Windows 7
12 125 (25.10%) DNS
13 119 (23.90%) Cisco
14 117 (23.49%) Exchange Server 2003
15 114 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
16 113 (22.69%) SAN
17 110 (22.09%) ITIL
18 106 (21.29%) DHCP
19 103 (20.68%) HP
19 103 (20.68%) Finance
20 102 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
21 98 (19.68%) Blackberry
21 98 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2013
22 93 (18.67%) Windows XP
23 88 (17.67%) MS Office
24 87 (17.47%) Migration
25 85 (17.07%) Lync
26 84 (16.87%) Firewall
27 79 (15.86%) MS Excel
28 71 (14.26%) PowerShell

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 498 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 178 (35.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 117 (23.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 98 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 85 (17.07%) Lync
6 68 (13.65%) SharePoint
7 66 (13.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 33 (6.63%) Office Communications Server
9 23 (4.62%) IIS
10 22 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.81%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.60%) Apache
14 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
16 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 88 (17.67%) MS Office
2 79 (15.86%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.41%) 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 61 (12.25%) Office 365
2 7 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (25.10%) DNS
2 113 (22.69%) SAN
3 106 (21.29%) DHCP
4 84 (16.87%) Firewall
5 53 (10.64%) VPN
6 52 (10.44%) TCP/IP
7 48 (9.64%) LAN
7 48 (9.64%) WAN
8 34 (6.83%) VoIP
8 34 (6.83%) Wireless
9 30 (6.02%) VLAN
10 25 (5.02%) NAS
11 22 (4.42%) Fibre Channel
12 18 (3.61%) Unified Communications
12 18 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (3.61%) LDAP
13 16 (3.21%) iSCSI
14 14 (2.81%) NetScaler
15 13 (2.61%) WLAN
16 11 (2.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.00%) MySQL
4 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.40%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.00%) Subversion
3 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (20.68%) Finance
2 44 (8.84%) Banking
3 22 (4.42%) Advertising
4 21 (4.22%) Marketing
5 19 (3.82%) Retail
6 17 (3.41%) Legal
7 16 (3.21%) Law
8 13 (2.61%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.21%) Investment Banking
10 10 (2.01%) Mandarin Language
10 10 (2.01%) French Language
10 10 (2.01%) Spanish Language
11 9 (1.81%) Games
12 7 (1.41%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.41%) Publishing
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
1 108 (21.69%) Analyst
2 54 (10.84%) 3rd Line Support
3 50 (10.04%) Support Engineer
4 46 (9.24%) Support Analyst
4 46 (9.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (8.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 37 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (6.63%) Administrator
8 29 (5.82%) Consultant
9 28 (5.62%) Architect
10 26 (5.22%) Messaging Engineer
10 26 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
12 24 (4.82%) Server Engineer
13 23 (4.62%) Technical Support
14 22 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
15 21 (4.22%) Desktop Support
16 15 (3.01%) Exchange Engineer
17 14 (2.81%) Desktop Analyst
17 14 (2.81%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.41%) Middleware
2 6 (1.20%) .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 98 (19.68%) Blackberry
2 41 (8.23%) Replication
3 39 (7.83%) Clustering
4 22 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.21%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.21%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.81%) Online Games
8 9 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.61%) CESG
10 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.20%) iPad
11 5 (1.00%) iPhone
12 4 (0.80%) NHS
12 4 (0.80%) PKI
13 3 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (0.60%) CMDB
14 2 (0.40%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.40%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 395 (79.32%) Windows
2 244 (49.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 137 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 130 (26.10%) Windows 7
5 114 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 93 (18.67%) Windows XP
7 38 (7.63%) Windows 8
8 31 (6.22%) Linux
9 21 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.81%) Android
11 12 (2.41%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.61%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.20%) CentOS
14 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.40%) UNIX
15 2 (0.40%) AIX
16 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (22.09%) ITIL
2 87 (17.47%) Migration
3 28 (5.62%) Change Management
4 19 (3.82%) Project Management
4 19 (3.82%) Asset Management
5 18 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (3.01%) Service Delivery
7 15 (3.01%) Configuration Management
7 15 (3.01%) PRINCE2
7 15 (3.01%) Incident Management
8 13 (2.61%) Service Management
8 13 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (2.41%) Data Protection
10 11 (2.21%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (2.01%) Workflow
11 10 (2.01%) Network Design
12 8 (1.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (1.61%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 71 (14.26%) PowerShell
2 61 (12.25%) SQL
3 11 (2.21%) Shell Script
4 9 (1.81%) Perl
5 8 (1.61%) Python
6 6 (1.20%) VBScript
7 5 (1.00%) 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
1 102 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (13.05%) MCSE
3 31 (6.22%) MCITP
4 27 (5.42%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (5.22%) Degree
6 22 (4.42%) CCNA
7 21 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (3.41%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.81%) MCTS
9 14 (2.81%) MCP
10 10 (2.01%) SC Cleared
11 9 (1.81%) MCSA
11 9 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.61%) CCA
12 8 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.20%) CCNP
14 5 (1.00%) RHCE
14 5 (1.00%) RHCT
15 4 (0.80%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.82%) 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
1 376 (75.50%) Active Directory
2 147 (29.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (13.65%) XenApp
4 59 (11.85%) Hyper-V
5 40 (8.03%) vSphere
6 38 (7.63%) VMware ESX
7 15 (3.01%) NFS
8 13 (2.61%) Xen
8 13 (2.61%) DFS Replication
8 13 (2.61%) XenDesktop
8 13 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.41%) XenServer
9 12 (2.41%) VMware Server
10 7 (1.41%) UAG
10 7 (1.41%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.80%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 55 (11.04%) SCCM
2 46 (9.24%) Backup Exec
3 34 (6.83%) SCOM
4 26 (5.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 20 (4.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (3.82%) MIMEsweeper
7 15 (3.01%) Nagios
8 12 (2.41%) MAILsweeper
8 12 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (1.81%) SCDPM
9 9 (1.81%) SCVMM
10 8 (1.61%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.20%) Opsview
11 6 (1.20%) Puppet
11 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 6 (1.20%) Cobbler
12 5 (1.00%) HP SIM
12 5 (1.00%) MOM
13 4 (0.80%) DameWare
13 4 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 281 (56.43%) Microsoft
2 229 (45.98%) VMware
3 149 (29.92%) Citrix
4 119 (23.90%) Cisco
5 103 (20.68%) HP
6 66 (13.25%) Symantec
7 56 (11.24%) NetApp
8 48 (9.64%) SolarWinds
9 40 (8.03%) Dell
10 33 (6.63%) EMC
11 26 (5.22%) Veeam
12 20 (4.02%) Sophos
13 15 (3.01%) McAfee
13 15 (3.01%) Kaspersky
14 14 (2.81%) Red Hat
14 14 (2.81%) CheckPoint
15 13 (2.61%) Websense
15 13 (2.61%) Juniper
15 13 (2.61%) Mitel
16 12 (2.41%) Apple
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