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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 224 203 209
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 29 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.86% 3.13% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 15
Average daily rate £350 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £173 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £22.69 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-51.52% +51.26%
Exchange Server 2007
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1557 1664 1486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.20% 17.90% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 934 743
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 72 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £15.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +23.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £12.44 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Berkshire +1 6 £353 - 3
West Sussex +4 5 £408 -2.97%
Oxfordshire -5 4 £325 - 3
Surrey -6 3 £350 - 2
East Sussex +10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 - - 1
Hampshire -4 1 £175 -45.73% 3
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 38 (74.51%) Windows
3 34 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (49.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
8 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (39.22%) VMware
11 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (27.45%) Office 365
13 13 (25.49%) Citrix
14 12 (23.53%) Migration
14 12 (23.53%) vSphere
15 11 (21.57%) SAN
15 11 (21.57%) HP
15 11 (21.57%) Dell
15 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
16 10 (19.61%) Windows XP
16 10 (19.61%) DNS
16 10 (19.61%) Cisco
16 10 (19.61%) Lync
17 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
17 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
18 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
18 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
18 8 (15.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 8 (15.69%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (49.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (19.61%) Lync
6 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
7 6 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Google Apps
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) SAN
2 10 (19.61%) DNS
3 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.69%) Firewall
5 7 (13.73%) VLAN
6 5 (9.80%) DHCP
7 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless
8 2 (3.92%) BGP
8 2 (3.92%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) OSPF
8 2 (3.92%) VoIP
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
9 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.96%) MPLS
9 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Project Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Exchange Migration Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Lync Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Server Support
7 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (19.61%) Windows XP
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.88%) Linux
8 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.88%) Unix
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.92%) AIX
9 2 (3.92%) Android
9 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Migration
2 8 (15.69%) Change Management
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
4 5 (9.80%) Presales
5 4 (7.84%) CRM
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Coaching
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Software License Management
7 1 (1.96%) Change Control
7 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.96%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (1.96%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (13.73%) MCSE
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) CCNA
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.92%) VCP5
5 2 (3.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) CCNP
6 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) vSphere
3 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (13.73%) XenApp
5 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (5.88%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 6 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) WSUS
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.96%) Foglight
5 1 (1.96%) OVSD
5 1 (1.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) Citrix
4 11 (21.57%) Dell
4 11 (21.57%) HP
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco
6 8 (15.69%) NetApp
6 8 (15.69%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) EMC
8 3 (5.88%) F5
8 3 (5.88%) Google
8 3 (5.88%) IBM
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle
9 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.92%) Veritas
10 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.96%) OpenText
10 1 (1.96%) webMethods