The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 412 323 286
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -37
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 219 316 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.10% 3.20% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 179 175
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 58
Average hourly rate £18.71 £15.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.68% -26.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.25 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £24.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.41 £13.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+36.38% -34.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10418 9890 8735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.32% 18.10% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6673 5850 4963
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 395 432
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.58 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
England -90 196 £300 - 70
South East +10 79 £340 +4.61% 20
London -60 64 £325 +8.33% 24
Scotland -7 19 £180 -44.61% 2
East Sussex +8 17 £330 +169.38% 3
South West -14 17 £150 -50.00% 5
Brighton +9 16 £330 +214.28% 3
Hampshire -19 15 £160 -49.00% 6
Kent +3 13 £375 +7.14% 2
Oxfordshire -16 12 £300 +14.28%
North West -36 11 £238 -25.78% 5
Yorkshire -31 10 £198 -35.24% 4
Berkshire +8 9 £450 +9.09% 2
East of England -13 9 £313 +83.82% 6
City of London -24 9 £425 +82.79% 8
Buckinghamshire -2 8 - - 4
Oxford -13 8 £313 -10.71%
Aberdeen +7 7 £180 -44.61%
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £315 +173.91% 1
West Yorkshire -28 7 £198 -39.23% 3
High Wycombe +9 6 - - 1
Havant - 6 £476 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £258 -
Reading -1 5 £400 -3.03% 1
Bristol -3 5 £238 -20.83% 4
Cambridge -5 5 £315 +173.91%
Gloucester +3 4 £150 -
West Midlands -2 4 £244 -15.29% 3
Gloucestershire -3 4 £150 -
Leeds -28 4 £200 -42.85% 3

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 404 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 361 (89.36%) Windows
3 291 (72.03%) Active Directory
4 267 (66.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 245 (60.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 232 (57.43%) Microsoft
7 221 (54.70%) VMware
8 179 (44.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 152 (37.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 139 (34.41%) Citrix
11 125 (30.94%) Exchange Server 2013
12 116 (28.71%) Exchange Server 2003
13 112 (27.72%) DNS
14 109 (26.98%) Windows 7
15 104 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 101 (25.00%) DHCP
17 96 (23.76%) SAN
18 84 (20.79%) Firewall
19 83 (20.54%) Microsoft Certification
20 81 (20.05%) MS Office
20 81 (20.05%) vSphere
21 80 (19.80%) MS Excel
22 76 (18.81%) Cisco
23 73 (18.07%) SQL Server
23 73 (18.07%) Hyper-V
24 72 (17.82%) Migration
25 71 (17.57%) Office 365
26 69 (17.08%) XenApp
26 69 (17.08%) HP
27 68 (16.83%) SCCM

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 404 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 245 (60.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (30.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 116 (28.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 58 (14.36%) Lync
6 51 (12.62%) SharePoint
7 23 (5.69%) IIS
8 22 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (3.71%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.50%) Apache
13 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.25%) TPMS
14 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 81 (20.05%) MS Office
2 80 (19.80%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.99%) MS Project
4 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.57%) Office 365
2 31 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.95%) IaaS
4 19 (4.70%) PaaS
5 14 (3.47%) SaaS
6 4 (0.99%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.74%) Yammer
8 2 (0.50%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 112 (27.72%) DNS
2 101 (25.00%) DHCP
3 96 (23.76%) SAN
4 84 (20.79%) Firewall
5 66 (16.34%) TCP/IP
6 62 (15.35%) LAN
7 57 (14.11%) WAN
8 39 (9.65%) VLAN
9 34 (8.42%) NAS
10 23 (5.69%) Internet
11 19 (4.70%) VPN
11 19 (4.70%) Fibre Channel
12 17 (4.21%) Wireless
13 16 (3.96%) WLAN
14 13 (3.22%) LDAP
14 13 (3.22%) VoIP
15 12 (2.97%) MPLS
16 11 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (1.73%) iSCSI
17 7 (1.73%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (3.22%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.50%) EDMS
General
1 39 (9.65%) Finance
2 8 (1.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.49%) Law
4 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.99%) Legal
5 4 (0.99%) Publishing
5 4 (0.99%) Banking
5 4 (0.99%) Retail
6 3 (0.74%) Marketing
6 3 (0.74%) Advertising
6 3 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.50%) Electronics
7 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 78 (19.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 75 (18.56%) Analyst
3 66 (16.34%) Support Engineer
4 33 (8.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 33 (8.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (6.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 26 (6.44%) Architect
6 25 (6.19%) Support Analyst
7 24 (5.94%) Server Engineer
8 23 (5.69%) Consultant
9 20 (4.95%) Service Analyst
9 20 (4.95%) Service Desk Analyst
9 20 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (4.70%) Administrator
11 17 (4.21%) Infrastructure Architect
11 17 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 17 (4.21%) IT Support
12 13 (3.22%) Technical Support
13 12 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (2.97%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.24%) .NET
2 4 (0.99%) Web Services
3 3 (0.74%) CSS
3 3 (0.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.89%) Blackberry
2 27 (6.68%) Clustering
3 19 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.70%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.71%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.73%) CLARiiON
7 5 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.99%) iPhone
8 4 (0.99%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.99%) NHS
9 3 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.74%) PKI
9 3 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (0.74%) iPad
9 3 (0.74%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.50%) Replication
10 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 361 (89.36%) Windows
2 267 (66.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (44.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 152 (37.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 109 (26.98%) Windows 7
6 55 (13.61%) Windows XP
7 27 (6.68%) Windows 8
8 21 (5.20%) Linux
9 13 (3.22%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.72%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.73%) Android
11 7 (1.73%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.49%) UNIX
13 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.24%) Debian
14 3 (0.74%) BlackBerry OS
14 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.50%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.82%) Migration
2 61 (15.10%) ITIL
3 34 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (7.18%) Service Delivery
5 17 (4.21%) Change Management
6 11 (2.72%) Problem Management
6 11 (2.72%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (2.72%) Portfolio Management
6 11 (2.72%) Change Control
7 10 (2.48%) Performance Management
8 8 (1.98%) Load Balancing
9 7 (1.73%) Incident Management
9 7 (1.73%) Project Management
9 7 (1.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (1.73%) Business Continuity
9 7 (1.73%) Patch Management
10 6 (1.49%) Mentoring
10 6 (1.49%) Information Security
10 6 (1.49%) Asset Management
10 6 (1.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (12.38%) SQL
2 41 (10.15%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.98%) VBScript
4 4 (0.99%) C
5 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.50%) PHP
6 2 (0.50%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (20.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (15.59%) MCSE
3 31 (7.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (6.44%) MCTS
6 25 (6.19%) CCNA
7 22 (5.45%) MCSA
8 20 (4.95%) MCITP
8 20 (4.95%) SC Cleared
9 17 (4.21%) MCP
10 16 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (2.23%) Degree
12 7 (1.73%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.24%) CCNP
14 4 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 2 (0.50%) CISA
16 2 (0.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.41%) SLA
2 6 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 291 (72.03%) Active Directory
2 104 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (20.05%) vSphere
4 73 (18.07%) Hyper-V
5 69 (17.08%) XenApp
6 46 (11.39%) XenDesktop
7 23 (5.69%) VMware ESX
8 18 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (4.21%) vCloud
10 14 (3.47%) Forefront TMG
11 12 (2.97%) DFS Replication
12 11 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (2.72%) ISA Server
13 8 (1.98%) Terminal Services
14 7 (1.73%) XenServer
15 5 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.99%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.99%) UAG
17 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 68 (16.83%) SCCM
2 18 (4.46%) SCOM
3 16 (3.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 14 (3.47%) vMotion
5 13 (3.22%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (2.72%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (2.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (1.73%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.73%) WSUS
9 5 (1.24%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.99%) Foglight
10 4 (0.99%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.99%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.74%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.74%) Nagios
11 3 (0.74%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.74%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 232 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 221 (54.70%) VMware
3 139 (34.41%) Citrix
4 76 (18.81%) Cisco
5 69 (17.08%) HP
6 30 (7.43%) Symantec
7 25 (6.19%) NetApp
8 21 (5.20%) Dell
9 20 (4.95%) Oracle
10 19 (4.70%) SolarWinds
11 17 (4.21%) EMC
12 15 (3.71%) CheckPoint
13 13 (3.22%) IBM
13 13 (3.22%) F5
14 11 (2.72%) Veeam
14 11 (2.72%) OpenText
14 11 (2.72%) Ventyx
15 10 (2.48%) CommVault
16 8 (1.98%) ProCurve
16 8 (1.98%) 3PAR
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