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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 137 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 131 143 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.51% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.56% 8.99% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 63 75
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£345 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £404 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £278
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 6
Average hourly rate £16.07 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.67% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.50 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
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
1732 1591 1399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.03% 16.80% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 846 758
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 £215
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 80 85 101
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -6.31%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -2 38 £375 +25.00% 7
Hampshire -10 35 £300 +17.07% 4
West Sussex -2 18 £330 - 3
Oxfordshire -8 15 £363 +22.88%
Surrey -10 14 £313 - 4
Buckinghamshire -32 6 £260 +4.00% 8
East Sussex -4 4 £281 +87.50% 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 241 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 199 (82.57%) Windows
3 156 (64.73%) Active Directory
4 120 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (43.15%) Microsoft
6 103 (42.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 76 (31.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (29.46%) Lync
8 71 (29.46%) Security Cleared
9 67 (27.80%) VMware
10 65 (26.97%) SC Cleared
11 62 (25.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 57 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2003
13 50 (20.75%) SCCM
13 50 (20.75%) Citrix
13 50 (20.75%) PowerShell
14 46 (19.09%) ITIL
15 41 (17.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 41 (17.01%) MS Excel
15 41 (17.01%) SharePoint
16 39 (16.18%) Blackberry
16 39 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
17 36 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (14.52%) SAN
19 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
20 31 (12.86%) DNS
20 31 (12.86%) Migration
20 31 (12.86%) Windows 7
21 30 (12.45%) Cisco
22 29 (12.03%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 241 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 71 (29.46%) Lync
3 62 (25.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 57 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 41 (17.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 41 (17.01%) SharePoint
6 39 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (8.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (6.22%) IIS
9 6 (2.49%) Live Communications Server
9 6 (2.49%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.07%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.41%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 1 (0.41%) Apache
12 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.13%) MS Office
3 12 (4.98%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.98%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.03%) Office 365
2 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.49%) IaaS
4 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.52%) SAN
2 31 (12.86%) DNS
3 28 (11.62%) Firewall
4 23 (9.54%) DHCP
4 23 (9.54%) LAN
4 23 (9.54%) WAN
5 18 (7.47%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.22%) VoIP
6 15 (6.22%) VPN
7 10 (4.15%) Internet
7 10 (4.15%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (2.90%) Wireless
9 6 (2.49%) SSL
9 6 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.07%) Unified Communications
10 5 (2.07%) VLAN
11 4 (1.66%) SMTP
11 4 (1.66%) X.400
11 4 (1.66%) MPLS
11 4 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.66%) EDMS
5 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (4.15%) Finance
2 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.07%) Military
4 3 (1.24%) Retail
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (18.26%) Support Engineer
2 38 (15.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (9.54%) Analyst
4 21 (8.71%) Exchange Engineer
5 19 (7.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (7.47%) Author
7 17 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (6.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (6.22%) Messaging Engineer
10 12 (4.98%) Technical Author
10 12 (4.98%) IT Support
11 11 (4.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.56%) Consultant
12 9 (3.73%) Architect
13 8 (3.32%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.32%) Server Engineer
14 7 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (2.90%) Administrator
15 6 (2.49%) Service Analyst
15 6 (2.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.90%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.83%) Web Services
2 2 (0.83%) ODBC
2 2 (0.83%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.18%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.39%) Clustering
3 9 (3.73%) PKI
4 6 (2.49%) Replication
4 6 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.24%) iPad
5 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.83%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.83%) Kindle
6 2 (0.83%) iPhone
7 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.41%) FMCG
7 1 (0.41%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 199 (82.57%) Windows
2 120 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (42.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 76 (31.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (12.86%) Windows 7
6 26 (10.79%) Windows XP
7 17 (7.05%) UNIX
8 14 (5.81%) Linux
9 7 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.07%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.83%) HPUX
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.09%) ITIL
2 31 (12.86%) Migration
3 19 (7.88%) Change Management
4 12 (4.98%) Incident Management
5 10 (4.15%) Configuration Management
6 8 (3.32%) ITIL V3
6 8 (3.32%) High Availability
7 7 (2.90%) Mentoring
7 7 (2.90%) Service Management
8 5 (2.07%) Unit Testing
8 5 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (2.07%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (2.07%) Data Analysis
8 5 (2.07%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.66%) Time Management
10 3 (1.24%) Business Continuity
10 3 (1.24%) Software Engineering
10 3 (1.24%) Project Management
11 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2
11 2 (0.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.75%) PowerShell
2 27 (11.20%) SQL
3 12 (4.98%) VB
4 10 (4.15%) VBScript
5 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 71 (29.46%) Security Cleared
2 65 (26.97%) SC Cleared
3 36 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (11.62%) MCSE
5 13 (5.39%) MCP
6 10 (4.15%) DV Cleared
7 9 (3.73%) MCSA
8 7 (2.90%) MCITP
9 6 (2.49%) MCTS
9 6 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.66%) CCNA
10 4 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.66%) Degree
11 3 (1.24%) CCNP
12 1 (0.41%) VCAP
12 1 (0.41%) CCIA
12 1 (0.41%) CISA
12 1 (0.41%) CCA
12 1 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.41%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) P3O
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 156 (64.73%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.03%) Hyper-V
3 25 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.64%) XenApp
5 15 (6.22%) vSphere
6 14 (5.81%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.73%) UAG
7 9 (3.73%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.90%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (2.07%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.66%) DFS Replication
12 3 (1.24%) Samba
13 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.41%) XenServer
14 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.41%) vCloud
14 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (20.75%) SCCM
2 13 (5.39%) SCOM
3 4 (1.66%) WSUS
3 4 (1.66%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.83%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.83%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.83%) Foglight
5 2 (0.83%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.83%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 104 (43.15%) Microsoft
2 67 (27.80%) VMware
3 50 (20.75%) Citrix
4 30 (12.45%) Cisco
5 24 (9.96%) HP
6 18 (7.47%) McAfee
7 11 (4.56%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.90%) Remedy
9 6 (2.49%) Juniper
9 6 (2.49%) Proofpoint
10 5 (2.07%) Lotus
10 5 (2.07%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.07%) Avaya
10 5 (2.07%) Dell
11 4 (1.66%) Oracle
11 4 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.66%) Symantec
11 4 (1.66%) Brocade
11 4 (1.66%) Mitel
11 4 (1.66%) Meraki
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