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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 195 190 165
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 56 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.65% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.75% 3.76% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 44
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £203 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £270 £289
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.06% -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
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
1492 1542 1472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.49% 17.17% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 849 805
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 67 90
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.36% -7.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.51 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -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 29 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 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
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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 +3 19 £320 -5.17% 5
Berkshire -6 9 £400 -8.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 8 - - 1
Kent +8 7 £475 +35.71% 4
Oxfordshire -17 6 £295 -15.71% 1
Surrey +11 3 £338 -1.81% 3
West Sussex - 3 £305 - 1
East Sussex -12 2 - - 2
Exchange Server 2007
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 100 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 94 (94.00%) Windows
3 67 (67.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (62.00%) Active Directory
5 57 (57.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (49.00%) Microsoft
8 44 (44.00%) VMware
9 39 (39.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (31.00%) DNS
12 30 (30.00%) Windows 7
13 29 (29.00%) DHCP
14 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
14 27 (27.00%) Citrix
14 27 (27.00%) XenDesktop
14 27 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 26 (26.00%) MS Office
15 26 (26.00%) Firewall
16 25 (25.00%) Lync
17 24 (24.00%) SCCM
18 23 (23.00%) Migration
19 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
19 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (21.00%) XenApp
20 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 20 (20.00%) HP
22 19 (19.00%) MCSE
23 18 (18.00%) SAN
24 17 (17.00%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 100 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 57 (57.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (39.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (25.00%) Lync
6 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (26.00%) MS Office
2 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.00%) DNS
2 29 (29.00%) DHCP
3 26 (26.00%) Firewall
4 18 (18.00%) SAN
5 9 (9.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.00%) LAN
6 8 (8.00%) WAN
7 5 (5.00%) VPN
7 5 (5.00%) NAS
8 4 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.00%) VLAN
9 3 (3.00%) MPLS
9 3 (3.00%) SMTP
9 3 (3.00%) SNMP
9 3 (3.00%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.00%) Wireless
10 2 (2.00%) BGP
10 2 (2.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) EDMS
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (11.00%) Architect
2 11 (11.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (10.00%) Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Server Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.00%) Consultant
7 6 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.00%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Administrator
10 3 (3.00%) Migration Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) Desktop Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (2.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Clustering
2 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) iPhone
6 1 (1.00%) iPad
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 94 (94.00%) Windows
2 67 (67.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.00%) Linux
8 3 (3.00%) UNIX
9 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.00%) Migration
2 17 (17.00%) ITIL
3 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.00%) Coaching
7 4 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (4.00%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.00%) Change Management
8 3 (3.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.00%) Change Control
9 2 (2.00%) Server Patching
9 2 (2.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.00%) Validation
9 2 (2.00%) ITSM
10 1 (1.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (1.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.00%) SQL
3 7 (7.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.00%) MCSE
3 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.00%) MCTS
6 6 (6.00%) MCITP
6 6 (6.00%) MCP
7 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.00%) Degree
9 3 (3.00%) MCSA
9 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.00%) CCNA
11 1 (1.00%) CCA
11 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.00%) CCEA
11 1 (1.00%) CISSP
11 1 (1.00%) CCNP
11 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.00%) CISA
11 1 (1.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (27.00%) XenDesktop
3 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (21.00%) XenApp
5 17 (17.00%) Hyper-V
6 16 (16.00%) vSphere
7 8 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (7.00%) VMware ESX
9 6 (6.00%) DFS Replication
10 4 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (4.00%) ISA Server
11 3 (3.00%) Samba
11 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (24.00%) SCCM
2 10 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (6.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (5.00%) SCOM
5 3 (3.00%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.00%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.00%) WSUS
7 1 (1.00%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.00%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (1.00%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 49 (49.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (44.00%) VMware
3 27 (27.00%) Citrix
4 20 (20.00%) HP
5 15 (15.00%) Cisco
6 10 (10.00%) Symantec
6 10 (10.00%) Oracle
7 9 (9.00%) SolarWinds
8 8 (8.00%) Ventyx
8 8 (8.00%) OpenText
8 8 (8.00%) IBM
9 4 (4.00%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.00%) ProCurve
9 4 (4.00%) Brocade
10 3 (3.00%) McAfee
10 3 (3.00%) CA
11 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.00%) Dell
12 1 (1.00%) NetApp
12 1 (1.00%) SonicWALL
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