The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 183 185 139
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -46
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 57 49 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.58% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 3.52% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 45
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.86% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-37.90% +13.15%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1651 1391 1581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.49% 16.57% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 752 756
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 95 85
Average hourly rate £16.31 £19.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.15% -19.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Exchange Server 2007
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
Hampshire +8 23 £327 -5.89% 8
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £275 -15.38% 1
Berkshire -10 9 £425 +6.25% 3
Kent +3 5 £350 +204.34% 1
Oxfordshire +1 5 £263 -19.23% 1
East Sussex +1 3 £123 -62.30%
West Sussex - 1 £125 - 4
Surrey - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 83 (79.05%) Windows
3 77 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 64 (60.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 50 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (35.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (34.29%) VMware
9 34 (32.38%) Security Cleared
10 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
11 30 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
12 29 (27.62%) PowerShell
13 27 (25.71%) Cisco
14 26 (24.76%) Citrix
15 25 (23.81%) Blackberry
16 24 (22.86%) Migration
16 24 (22.86%) DNS
16 24 (22.86%) ITIL
17 23 (21.90%) MS Office
18 22 (20.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 22 (20.95%) Lync
19 21 (20.00%) Firewall
19 21 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (19.05%) Symantec
20 20 (19.05%) XenApp
20 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
20 20 (19.05%) DV Cleared
21 19 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
22 17 (16.19%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 105 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 64 (60.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (35.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (20.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 22 (20.95%) Lync
6 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.76%) IIS
9 4 (3.81%) Zimbra
9 4 (3.81%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.86%) Documentum
11 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 23 (21.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) DNS
2 21 (20.00%) Firewall
3 15 (14.29%) DHCP
3 15 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 14 (13.33%) X.400
4 14 (13.33%) X.500
5 13 (12.38%) SAN
6 9 (8.57%) MPLS
7 7 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (5.71%) VLAN
8 6 (5.71%) iSCSI
9 5 (4.76%) S/MIME
9 5 (4.76%) LAN
9 5 (4.76%) WAN
9 5 (4.76%) IP Telephony
10 4 (3.81%) OSPF
10 4 (3.81%) BGP
11 3 (2.86%) Internet
11 3 (2.86%) LDAP
11 3 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) EDMS
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MSI
General
1 7 (6.67%) Military
2 5 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Back Office
3 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (16.19%) Support Engineer
1 17 (16.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (11.43%) Architect
2 12 (11.43%) Messaging Engineer
3 7 (6.67%) Administrator
3 7 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (4.76%) Analyst
5 5 (4.76%) Mobility Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (3.81%) Consultant
7 3 (2.86%) Technical Architect
7 3 (2.86%) Desktop Support
7 3 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (2.86%) Service Analyst
7 3 (2.86%) IT Support
7 3 (2.86%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) JSP
2 2 (1.90%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) MAPI
3 1 (0.95%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.76%) Clustering
2 5 (4.76%) PKI
3 4 (3.81%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.81%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.86%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.86%) Replication
5 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.90%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.95%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 83 (79.05%) Windows
2 50 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (16.19%) Windows 7
6 12 (11.43%) Windows XP
7 10 (9.52%) Android
8 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.71%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.81%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Migration
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 9 (8.57%) Change Management
3 7 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 6 (5.71%) Change Control
5 5 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 4 (3.81%) Validation
6 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.86%) Identity Management
7 3 (2.86%) Integration Testing
7 3 (2.86%) Release Management
7 3 (2.86%) Document Management
8 2 (1.90%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.90%) DevOps
8 2 (1.90%) Network Architecture
8 2 (1.90%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.38%) VBScript
3 5 (4.76%) SQL
4 3 (2.86%) C
5 2 (1.90%) VB
6 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (32.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (19.05%) DV Cleared
4 17 (16.19%) MCSE
5 16 (15.24%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.62%) MCP
7 7 (6.67%) CCNA
7 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.81%) MCSA
8 4 (3.81%) CCNP
9 2 (1.90%) MCSD
10 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.95%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.95%) MCDST
10 1 (0.95%) MCITP
10 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) JSP 440
System Software
1 77 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (19.05%) XenApp
3 19 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.38%) vSphere
5 10 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 6 (5.71%) DFS Replication
7 6 (5.71%) Terminal Services
8 5 (4.76%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.95%) vCloud
11 1 (0.95%) NLBS
11 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 8 (7.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (5.71%) SCCM
3 6 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.81%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.86%) ARCserve
6 3 (2.86%) SCOM
7 2 (1.90%) WSUS
7 2 (1.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.90%) MIIS
8 1 (0.95%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.95%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.95%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (34.29%) VMware
3 27 (25.71%) Cisco
4 26 (24.76%) Citrix
5 20 (19.05%) Symantec
6 14 (13.33%) MobileIron
7 11 (10.48%) IronPort
7 11 (10.48%) RightFax
8 8 (7.62%) HP
9 7 (6.67%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.71%) Apple
11 5 (4.76%) Veeam
12 4 (3.81%) Lotus
13 3 (2.86%) NetApp
13 3 (2.86%) EMC
13 3 (2.86%) Oracle
13 3 (2.86%) Clearswift
13 3 (2.86%) ArcSight
14 2 (1.90%) Huawei
14 2 (1.90%) F5
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