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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 111 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 20 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 1.27% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.76% 7.52% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 16
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£325 £213 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.05% -31.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Average hourly rate £25.75 £25.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.98% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £16.30 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.15 £31.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.69 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.15% +8.33%
Exchange Server 2010
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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
532 479 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.63% 16.91% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 245 273
Average daily rate £355 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.37% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 33
Average hourly rate £16.84 £21.00 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.80% +11.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.07 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
Manchester -14 12 £351 +16.83% 3
Cheshire +10 6 £250 -6.54% 2
Merseyside -14 1 - - 1
Lancashire -25 1 £300 +7.14% 2
Cumbria - - - -
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 48 (92.31%) Windows
3 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
4 36 (69.23%) VMware
5 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
7 25 (48.08%) Citrix
8 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (30.77%) XenServer
11 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (25.00%) SQL
12 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
13 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
14 11 (21.15%) XenApp
14 11 (21.15%) Windows XP
14 11 (21.15%) DHCP
14 11 (21.15%) DNS
15 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
15 10 (19.23%) MS Office
15 10 (19.23%) ITIL
16 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
16 8 (15.38%) Finance
16 8 (15.38%) Firewall
16 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (13.46%) HP
17 7 (13.46%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (9.62%) IIS
6 5 (9.62%) Lync
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DHCP
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 8 (15.38%) Firewall
3 7 (13.46%) SAN
4 4 (7.69%) SMS
5 3 (5.77%) LAN
5 3 (5.77%) VLAN
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.92%) Intranet
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) EPoS
1 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (92.31%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.15%) Windows XP
6 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX
7 2 (3.85%) Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Project Management
3 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.92%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.92%) Migration
4 1 (1.92%) Information Security
4 1 (1.92%) Information Assurance
4 1 (1.92%) Service Management
4 1 (1.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) C
3 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.54%) MCSE
2 6 (11.54%) CCA
2 6 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CCEA
2 6 (11.54%) CCIA
3 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) MCITP
5 3 (5.77%) MCSA
6 2 (3.85%) MCTS
7 1 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.77%) XenServer
3 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (21.15%) XenApp
4 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
5 6 (11.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) VMware
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 25 (48.08%) Citrix
3 7 (13.46%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) EMC
4 5 (9.62%) NetApp
5 4 (7.69%) AppSense
5 4 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.92%) Apple
8 1 (1.92%) Avaya
8 1 (1.92%) Juniper
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) ScanSafe
8 1 (1.92%) Veeam
8 1 (1.92%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.92%) Meru Networks
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