The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 118 87 95
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 30 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 1.36% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.21% 10.07% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£215 £253 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.93% +5.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £251 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.78% -12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.20%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
576 407 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.69% 13.46% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 217 181
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 35
Average hourly rate £16.84 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -6 16 £215 -34.84% 9
Cheshire -11 12 £218 -13.00% 8
Cumbria - 1 £500 -
Merseyside - 1 £675 -
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 55 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 51 (92.73%) Windows
3 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
4 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 26 (47.27%) VMware
7 22 (40.00%) Citrix
8 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (29.09%) SCCM
11 14 (25.45%) XenApp
12 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
13 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
14 11 (20.00%) Migration
15 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (16.36%) ITIL
17 8 (14.55%) NetApp
18 7 (12.73%) MS Office
18 7 (12.73%) WAN
18 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
19 6 (10.91%) Firewall
19 6 (10.91%) Finance
19 6 (10.91%) SQL
19 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
19 6 (10.91%) MPLS
19 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
20 5 (9.09%) EMC
20 5 (9.09%) Lotus
20 5 (9.09%) SharePoint

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 55 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 5 (9.09%) Lync
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) IIS
7 2 (3.64%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.82%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) WAN
2 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) MPLS
3 5 (9.09%) DNS
4 4 (7.27%) VPN
4 4 (7.27%) LAN
5 3 (5.45%) SAN
6 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.64%) DHCP
6 2 (3.64%) ISDN
6 2 (3.64%) VoIP
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
7 1 (1.82%) Internet
7 1 (1.82%) BGP
7 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.82%) SMS
7 1 (1.82%) ADSL
7 1 (1.82%) VLAN
7 1 (1.82%) VPLS
7 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) IT Support
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) iPad
2 2 (3.64%) iPhone
2 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Migration
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
3 3 (5.45%) Change Management
4 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.64%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.64%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (3.64%) Service Management
5 1 (1.82%) Project Management
5 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) MCITP
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) MCP
3 2 (3.64%) MCSE
3 2 (3.64%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCEA
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCA
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.82%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.45%) XenApp
3 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.45%) XenServer
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.82%) Xen
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (47.27%) VMware
3 22 (40.00%) Citrix
4 8 (14.55%) NetApp
5 5 (9.09%) EMC
5 5 (9.09%) Lotus
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco
6 4 (7.27%) Veeam
6 4 (7.27%) Juniper
7 3 (5.45%) Dell
7 3 (5.45%) Sophos
8 2 (3.64%) IronPort
8 2 (3.64%) Avaya
8 2 (3.64%) Websense
9 1 (1.82%) Siemens
9 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.82%) Symantec
9 1 (1.82%) HP
9 1 (1.82%) AppSense
9 1 (1.82%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £140 - £190 per day + Neg. Good chance of Extension
Posted: 11 days ago