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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 143 92 155
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +63
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 120 169 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 1.95% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.00% 10.98% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 120 58
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£330 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-15.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £19.38 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.03% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.90 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £37.50 £41.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
1714 1539 1669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.83% 17.80% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 880 839
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 60 91
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 0 31 £250 -21.25% 9
Berkshire -40 30 £320 -24.70% 12
Buckinghamshire +2 23 £330 +37.50% 5
West Sussex +11 9 £325 - 5
Kent -3 8 £413 +32.00% 1
Surrey -28 8 £225 -33.33% 7
Oxfordshire -6 7 £183 -36.52%
Middlesex - 2 £600 -
East Sussex - 2 - - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 239 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 192 (80.33%) Windows
3 157 (65.69%) Active Directory
4 125 (52.30%) Microsoft
5 117 (48.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 83 (34.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 82 (34.31%) VMware
8 81 (33.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 74 (30.96%) Blackberry
10 73 (30.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 72 (30.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 63 (26.36%) MS Excel
13 59 (24.69%) ITIL
14 58 (24.27%) Security Cleared
14 58 (24.27%) Lync
15 53 (22.18%) Exchange Server 2013
16 52 (21.76%) Citrix
17 50 (20.92%) Windows 7
18 45 (18.83%) Cisco
19 44 (18.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 42 (17.57%) DNS
21 39 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
22 38 (15.90%) Migration
22 38 (15.90%) Firewall
22 38 (15.90%) SC Cleared
23 35 (14.64%) Windows XP
24 34 (14.23%) PowerShell
25 33 (13.81%) MCSE
26 32 (13.39%) DHCP
26 32 (13.39%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 239 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 83 (34.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 81 (33.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 58 (24.27%) Lync
5 53 (22.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 44 (18.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 32 (13.39%) SharePoint
8 21 (8.79%) IIS
9 19 (7.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (3.35%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (2.93%) Live Communications Server
12 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 3 (1.26%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (26.36%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.13%) Office 365
2 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.60%) IaaS
4 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.57%) DNS
2 38 (15.90%) Firewall
3 32 (13.39%) DHCP
4 31 (12.97%) SAN
5 22 (9.21%) Internet
6 16 (6.69%) WAN
6 16 (6.69%) LAN
7 13 (5.44%) TCP/IP
8 12 (5.02%) DMZ
8 12 (5.02%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (4.18%) BIG-IP
10 7 (2.93%) MPLS
11 6 (2.51%) OSPF
11 6 (2.51%) BGP
11 6 (2.51%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (2.51%) NAS
12 5 (2.09%) Wireless
13 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.26%) VPN
13 3 (1.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.18%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.09%) EDMS
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
1 10 (4.18%) Finance
2 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.26%) Advertising
3 3 (1.26%) Military
4 1 (0.42%) Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (20.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (16.32%) Consultant
3 31 (12.97%) Support Engineer
4 28 (11.72%) Analyst
5 16 (6.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (6.69%) Messaging Engineer
6 13 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (5.02%) Migration Engineer
7 12 (5.02%) Service Analyst
7 12 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (5.02%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (4.60%) Exchange Engineer
8 11 (4.60%) Exchange Specialist
9 9 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (3.77%) Exchange Consultant
9 9 (3.77%) Administrator
10 8 (3.35%) Support Technician
11 7 (2.93%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (2.09%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.26%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.42%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
2 1 (0.42%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.96%) Blackberry
2 16 (6.69%) Clustering
3 12 (5.02%) PKI
4 7 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.51%) Replication
6 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.26%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.26%) CMDB
8 2 (0.84%) Blog
8 2 (0.84%) iPad
8 2 (0.84%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) PMI
9 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 192 (80.33%) Windows
2 117 (48.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (30.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (30.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 50 (20.92%) Windows 7
6 35 (14.64%) Windows XP
7 19 (7.95%) Linux
8 12 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.60%) Android
10 9 (3.77%) Windows 2000
11 6 (2.51%) UNIX
12 5 (2.09%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (2.09%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.69%) ITIL
2 38 (15.90%) Migration
3 18 (7.53%) Change Management
4 16 (6.69%) Configuration Management
5 11 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (4.60%) Incident Management
6 10 (4.18%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.35%) Problem Management
7 8 (3.35%) Project Management
7 8 (3.35%) Service Management
8 7 (2.93%) High Availability
9 6 (2.51%) Time Management
9 6 (2.51%) Unit Testing
9 6 (2.51%) Business Continuity
10 5 (2.09%) ITIL V3
11 4 (1.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (1.67%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (1.67%) Email Migration
12 3 (1.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.23%) PowerShell
2 20 (8.37%) SQL
3 10 (4.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (24.27%) Security Cleared
2 39 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (15.90%) SC Cleared
4 33 (13.81%) MCSE
5 20 (8.37%) DV Cleared
6 17 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (6.69%) MCP
8 12 (5.02%) CCNA
8 12 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (4.60%) MCSA
10 10 (4.18%) Degree
11 8 (3.35%) CCNP
12 2 (0.84%) MCSD
12 2 (0.84%) MCTS
12 2 (0.84%) MCITP
12 2 (0.84%) VCP5
13 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.42%) MCDST
13 1 (0.42%) VCP4
13 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.26%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (65.69%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.30%) vSphere
3 22 (9.21%) XenApp
4 17 (7.11%) Hyper-V
5 15 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (5.44%) XenDesktop
7 12 (5.02%) VMware ESX
8 10 (4.18%) UAG
9 9 (3.77%) DFS Replication
10 7 (2.93%) Terminal Services
11 5 (2.09%) vCloud
12 3 (1.26%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.26%) XenServer
13 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.84%) Xen
14 1 (0.42%) NLBS
14 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (13.39%) SCCM
2 18 (7.53%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.02%) NetBackup
4 11 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.93%) WSUS
5 7 (2.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (2.51%) SCOM
7 5 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (2.09%) MOM
8 3 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.84%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.84%) Foglight
10 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.42%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.42%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 125 (52.30%) Microsoft
2 82 (34.31%) VMware
3 52 (21.76%) Citrix
4 45 (18.83%) Cisco
5 32 (13.39%) Symantec
6 20 (8.37%) Proofpoint
7 12 (5.02%) McAfee
7 12 (5.02%) HP
8 11 (4.60%) Red Hat
9 10 (4.18%) F5
10 9 (3.77%) Remedy
10 9 (3.77%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.35%) MobileIron
12 7 (2.93%) Sophos
13 6 (2.51%) IronPort
13 6 (2.51%) Avaya
13 6 (2.51%) RightFax
14 5 (2.09%) Lumension
14 5 (2.09%) Acronis
14 5 (2.09%) CA
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