The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 113 127 92
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -35
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 31 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.63% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.61% 3.75% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 16
Average daily rate £190 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £119 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £470 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £17.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +1.59%
Exchange Server 2010
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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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
553 533 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 16.68% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 344 297
Average daily rate £365 £380 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 27
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £10.70 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South West region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South West region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire +6 17 £338 -20.58% 2
Dorset - 6 £155 - 2
Devon - 4 £190 - 4
Bristol -6 2 £350 +12.00% 3
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 2
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 59 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 51 (86.44%) Windows
3 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
4 37 (62.71%) Active Directory
4 37 (62.71%) Windows Server
5 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (59.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (55.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (52.54%) VMware
9 24 (40.68%) Migration
10 22 (37.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 20 (33.90%) ITIL
12 20 (33.90%) DHCP
13 19 (32.20%) DNS
14 17 (28.81%) vSphere
15 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (25.42%) Citrix
16 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (22.03%) MS Office
18 11 (18.64%) MCSE
18 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
18 11 (18.64%) Firewall
18 11 (18.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (18.64%) Office 365
19 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2003
19 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
19 10 (16.95%) SCCM
19 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
19 10 (16.95%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 59 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (55.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.39%) IIS
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Office
2 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) DHCP
2 19 (32.20%) DNS
3 11 (18.64%) Firewall
4 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.47%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (6.78%) LAN
6 4 (6.78%) SAN
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
7 2 (3.39%) NAS
7 2 (3.39%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.69%) IPv4
8 1 (1.69%) NX-OS
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (1.69%) VPN
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
General
1 8 (13.56%) Back Office
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (16.95%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Support
7 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Exchange Migration Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Exchange Support
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Migration Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.78%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.78%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (3.39%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 37 (62.71%) Windows Server
3 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (59.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (37.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.39%) Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Migration
2 20 (33.90%) ITIL
3 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.47%) Time Management
5 4 (6.78%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.08%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.39%) Kanban
7 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.39%) Scrum
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.69%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (1.69%) E-Discovery
8 1 (1.69%) Information Security
8 1 (1.69%) Presales
8 1 (1.69%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) MCSE
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (15.25%) MCSA
4 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.39%) MCDST
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.69%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (62.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) vSphere
3 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
6 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.08%) XenApp
8 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Intune
2 4 (6.78%) WSUS
3 2 (3.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (52.54%) VMware
3 15 (25.42%) Citrix
4 10 (16.95%) NetApp
5 9 (15.25%) HP
6 7 (11.86%) Sophos
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco
8 5 (8.47%) Dell
9 4 (6.78%) Symantec
10 3 (5.08%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.08%) Apple
10 3 (5.08%) BMC
10 3 (5.08%) Remedy
11 2 (3.39%) Lotus
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle
11 2 (3.39%) Websense
12 1 (1.69%) IronPort
12 1 (1.69%) RightFax
12 1 (1.69%) Splunk
12 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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