The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 182 192 187
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 79 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.72% 3.44% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 35
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£340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £146 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 - £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.66 - £25.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.41 £13.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+36.38% -34.93%
Exchange Server 2007
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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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1675 1715 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.57% 18.65% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 925 753
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 78 90
Average hourly rate £18.68 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £47.50 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
East Sussex +8 17 £330 +169.38% 3
Hampshire -19 15 £160 -49.00% 6
Kent +3 13 £375 +7.14% 2
Oxfordshire -16 12 £300 +14.28%
Berkshire +8 9 £450 +9.09% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 8 - - 4
West Sussex -5 3 £350 +180.00% 3
Surrey -2 1 - -
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Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007.

1 125 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 118 (94.40%) Windows
3 86 (68.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (67.20%) Active Directory
5 77 (61.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 67 (53.60%) Microsoft
7 64 (51.20%) VMware
8 50 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (36.80%) DNS
10 45 (36.00%) DHCP
10 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (30.40%) Windows 7
11 38 (30.40%) Citrix
11 38 (30.40%) SAN
12 37 (29.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2003
13 36 (28.80%) Firewall
14 35 (28.00%) MS Excel
14 35 (28.00%) MS Office
15 34 (27.20%) XenDesktop
16 33 (26.40%) XenApp
16 33 (26.40%) Exchange Server 2013
16 33 (26.40%) Microsoft Certification
17 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
18 29 (23.20%) SCCM
19 27 (21.60%) MCSE
19 27 (21.60%) SQL
20 25 (20.00%) vSphere
21 24 (19.20%) TCP/IP
21 24 (19.20%) Cisco

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 125 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 77 (61.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 33 (26.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (17.60%) Lync
6 10 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.40%) IIS
8 1 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (28.00%) MS Office
1 35 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.00%) IaaS
3 14 (11.20%) Office 365
3 14 (11.20%) SaaS
3 14 (11.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (36.80%) DNS
2 45 (36.00%) DHCP
3 38 (30.40%) SAN
4 36 (28.80%) Firewall
5 24 (19.20%) TCP/IP
6 23 (18.40%) LAN
7 21 (16.80%) NAS
8 20 (16.00%) VLAN
9 18 (14.40%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (9.60%) WLAN
11 11 (8.80%) WAN
12 8 (6.40%) MPLS
13 7 (5.60%) OSPF
13 7 (5.60%) BGP
13 7 (5.60%) Wireless
14 6 (4.80%) VPN
15 4 (3.20%) BIG-IP
15 4 (3.20%) iSCSI
15 4 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (3.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.40%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.60%) EDMS
General
1 8 (6.40%) Finance
2 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (16.80%) Analyst
2 15 (12.00%) Architect
2 15 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (11.20%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (7.20%) Server Engineer
5 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Consultant
7 5 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.00%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Technical Support
8 4 (3.20%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (2.40%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.40%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Blackberry
2 6 (4.80%) Clustering
2 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.20%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.60%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.80%) PKI
6 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 118 (94.40%) Windows
2 86 (68.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (30.40%) Windows 7
6 13 (10.40%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.40%) Linux
8 5 (4.00%) Windows 2000
8 5 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.20%) UNIX
10 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.80%) HPUX
10 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.60%) ITIL
1 22 (17.60%) Migration
2 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
3 11 (8.80%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (4.80%) Performance Management
5 6 (4.80%) Problem Management
5 6 (4.80%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.00%) Coaching
6 5 (4.00%) Change Control
6 5 (4.00%) Patch Management
6 5 (4.00%) Change Management
6 5 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.00%) Validation
7 4 (3.20%) Unit Testing
8 3 (2.40%) Workflow
9 2 (1.60%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.60%) Release Management
9 2 (1.60%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (0.80%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.60%) SQL
2 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.20%) VBScript
4 2 (1.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (21.60%) MCSE
3 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
4 13 (10.40%) MCTS
5 9 (7.20%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.40%) MCITP
6 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.60%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.80%) CCNA
9 5 (4.00%) MCP
9 5 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.20%) MCSA
10 4 (3.20%) CCNP
11 3 (2.40%) Degree
12 1 (0.80%) CISSP
12 1 (0.80%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) SLA
2 5 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (67.20%) Active Directory
2 37 (29.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (27.20%) XenDesktop
4 33 (26.40%) XenApp
5 25 (20.00%) vSphere
6 19 (15.20%) Hyper-V
7 14 (11.20%) vCloud
8 11 (8.80%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (6.40%) DFS Replication
9 8 (6.40%) VMware ESX
10 4 (3.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (3.20%) ISA Server
10 4 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.40%) Samba
12 1 (0.80%) UAG
Systems Management
1 29 (23.20%) SCCM
2 14 (11.20%) vMotion
3 13 (10.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (4.00%) SCOM
6 4 (3.20%) Foglight
7 3 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.60%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.80%) SCSM
9 1 (0.80%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.80%) WSUS
9 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.80%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 67 (53.60%) Microsoft
2 64 (51.20%) VMware
3 38 (30.40%) Citrix
4 24 (19.20%) HP
4 24 (19.20%) Cisco
5 14 (11.20%) Symantec
5 14 (11.20%) SolarWinds
6 13 (10.40%) Oracle
7 11 (8.80%) OpenText
7 11 (8.80%) Ventyx
8 9 (7.20%) IBM
8 9 (7.20%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.80%) ProCurve
10 4 (3.20%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.20%) F5
10 4 (3.20%) Brocade
10 4 (3.20%) McAfee
11 3 (2.40%) Dell
12 2 (1.60%) EMC
12 2 (1.60%) Apple
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