The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 152 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 119 155 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.59% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.91% 9.63% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 70 90
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£354 £285 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.12% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 5
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
Exchange Server 2010
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
1722 1610 1494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.11% 16.53% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 876 813
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.47 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Berkshire +12 32 £375 +25.00% 3
Hampshire -24 30 £350 +27.27% 6
Oxfordshire -1 16 £363 +26.08% 2
West Sussex -3 15 £290 +56.75%
Surrey -8 14 £300 -4.00% 10
Buckinghamshire -28 6 £260 +4.00% 5
East Sussex -5 4 £281 +56.25% 1
Kent -7 2 £450 +14.28% 1
Middlesex - - - - 1
Exchange Server 2010
England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 222 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 185 (83.33%) Windows
3 153 (68.92%) Active Directory
4 115 (51.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (45.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 89 (40.09%) Microsoft
7 71 (31.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (29.73%) VMware
9 62 (27.93%) Lync
10 60 (27.03%) Security Cleared
11 56 (25.23%) SC Cleared
12 51 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2007
13 48 (21.62%) SCCM
14 46 (20.72%) Citrix
15 45 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2003
16 41 (18.47%) PowerShell
17 37 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (16.67%) ITIL
18 35 (15.77%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (15.32%) SQL Server
20 33 (14.86%) SharePoint
20 33 (14.86%) SAN
20 33 (14.86%) DNS
21 30 (13.51%) MS Excel
21 30 (13.51%) Migration
21 30 (13.51%) Windows 7
22 28 (12.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
23 27 (12.16%) Blackberry
23 27 (12.16%) Firewall
23 27 (12.16%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 222 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 62 (27.93%) Lync
3 51 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 37 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (14.86%) SharePoint
7 28 (12.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (6.76%) IIS
9 13 (5.86%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.70%) IBM Notes
11 5 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.90%) Live Communications Server
13 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (0.45%) Apache
13 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.45%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 30 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.01%) MS Office
3 13 (5.86%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.86%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (0.90%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.56%) Office 365
2 9 (4.05%) Mimecast
3 6 (2.70%) IaaS
3 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.86%) DNS
1 33 (14.86%) SAN
2 27 (12.16%) Firewall
3 25 (11.26%) DHCP
4 24 (10.81%) WAN
5 23 (10.36%) LAN
6 17 (7.66%) TCP/IP
6 17 (7.66%) VPN
7 15 (6.76%) VoIP
8 9 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (3.60%) Internet
10 7 (3.15%) SSL
10 7 (3.15%) Wireless
11 5 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.25%) VLAN
11 5 (2.25%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.80%) NAS
12 4 (1.80%) X.400
12 4 (1.80%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.80%) EDMS
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (4.05%) Finance
2 6 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.25%) Military
4 2 (0.90%) Retail
4 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (18.47%) Support Engineer
2 34 (15.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (9.01%) Analyst
4 19 (8.56%) Author
4 19 (8.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (8.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 15 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (5.86%) Technical Author
8 12 (5.41%) IT Support
9 11 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (4.95%) Messaging Engineer
9 11 (4.95%) Consultant
10 10 (4.50%) Architect
11 8 (3.60%) Server Engineer
12 7 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.15%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.70%) Service Analyst
13 6 (2.70%) Administrator
13 6 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.15%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.90%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.90%) Web Services
2 2 (0.90%) ODBC
3 1 (0.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) Blackberry
2 10 (4.50%) PKI
3 7 (3.15%) Clustering
4 6 (2.70%) Replication
5 5 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.35%) BYOD
7 3 (1.35%) iPad
8 2 (0.90%) Kindle
8 2 (0.90%) iPhone
8 2 (0.90%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.45%) Informatics
9 1 (0.45%) CMDB
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 185 (83.33%) Windows
2 115 (51.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (45.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 71 (31.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 21 (9.46%) Windows XP
7 18 (8.11%) UNIX
8 15 (6.76%) Linux
9 7 (3.15%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.25%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.45%) Android
12 1 (0.45%) VMS
12 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.67%) ITIL
2 30 (13.51%) Migration
3 13 (5.86%) Change Management
4 10 (4.50%) Configuration Management
5 8 (3.60%) Incident Management
6 7 (3.15%) Service Management
6 7 (3.15%) ITIL V3
7 6 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (2.25%) Unit Testing
8 5 (2.25%) Data Analysis
9 4 (1.80%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.80%) High Availability
9 4 (1.80%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.35%) Project Management
10 3 (1.35%) CRM
10 3 (1.35%) Software Engineering
11 2 (0.90%) Problem Management
11 2 (0.90%) Performance Management
11 2 (0.90%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (0.90%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.47%) PowerShell
2 27 (12.16%) SQL
3 12 (5.41%) VB
4 10 (4.50%) VBScript
5 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 56 (25.23%) SC Cleared
3 35 (15.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (12.16%) MCSE
5 12 (5.41%) MCP
6 9 (4.05%) MCSA
7 7 (3.15%) MCITP
8 6 (2.70%) MCTS
9 5 (2.25%) Degree
10 4 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.90%) HND
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.90%) CCNA
13 1 (0.45%) CCA
13 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.45%) CCEA
13 1 (0.45%) CISSP
13 1 (0.45%) CCNP
13 1 (0.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 153 (68.92%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 23 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.31%) XenApp
4 14 (6.31%) Terminal Services
5 13 (5.86%) vSphere
6 9 (4.05%) UAG
7 8 (3.60%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.60%) VMware ESX
8 7 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.25%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.35%) Samba
11 2 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.45%) Firmware
12 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (21.62%) SCCM
2 11 (4.95%) SCOM
3 5 (2.25%) WSUS
3 5 (2.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (1.80%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.35%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.90%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.90%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.90%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.90%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.45%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 89 (40.09%) Microsoft
2 66 (29.73%) VMware
3 46 (20.72%) Citrix
4 27 (12.16%) Cisco
5 23 (10.36%) HP
6 17 (7.66%) McAfee
7 10 (4.50%) SolarWinds
8 7 (3.15%) Remedy
8 7 (3.15%) Juniper
9 6 (2.70%) Lotus
9 6 (2.70%) Proofpoint
10 5 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.25%) Dell
10 5 (2.25%) Brocade
11 4 (1.80%) ProCurve
11 4 (1.80%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.80%) Mitel
11 4 (1.80%) Sophos
11 4 (1.80%) EMC
11 4 (1.80%) Avaya
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