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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 408 315 263
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -52
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 211 322 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% 3.40% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 170 173
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 £140 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.64% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 57
Average hourly rate £16.41 £15.50 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.57 £27.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.35 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+19.85% -35.66%

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
10266 9458 8629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.39% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6491 5680 4837
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 364 438
Average hourly rate £20.80 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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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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 -114 187 £300 -2.43% 83
South East -5 66 £330 -5.71% 25
London -80 66 £325 +8.33% 28
Scotland +12 21 £180 -42.40% 3
South West -4 19 £200 -33.33% 6
Oxfordshire -13 13 £300 -14.28% 1
East Sussex 0 12 £330 +190.10% 3
Brighton +1 11 £330 +214.28% 3
Hampshire -9 11 £160 -51.36% 4
Yorkshire -20 11 £256 -14.58% 3
Kent +4 10 £450 +28.57% 5
West Yorkshire -14 10 £256 +5.67% 1
East of England -23 10 £275 +44.73% 7
City of London -34 10 £333 +38.54% 5
Leeds -19 9 £313 +4.16% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 8 - - 1
Aberdeen +11 7 £180 -44.61% 1
Berkshire +5 7 £400 -8.57% 9
Oxford -7 7 £313 -10.71%
High Wycombe +11 6 - -
Bristol +1 6 £243 -19.16% 2
West Midlands 0 6 £275 -13.38% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £314 -21.56% 2
North West -32 6 £238 -17.39% 5
Havant - 6 £476 - 1
Glasgow +2 4 £338 +22.72% 1
Cambridge -7 4 £314 -21.56% 1
Manchester -10 4 £619 +93.35% 4
Somerset +8 3 £225 -25.00% 1
Reading 0 3 £450 - 3

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 387 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 345 (89.15%) Windows
3 286 (73.90%) Active Directory
4 248 (64.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 239 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 232 (59.95%) Microsoft
7 201 (51.94%) VMware
8 180 (46.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 138 (35.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 124 (32.04%) Exchange Server 2013
11 123 (31.78%) Exchange Server 2003
12 121 (31.27%) Citrix
13 103 (26.61%) Windows 7
14 102 (26.36%) DNS
15 98 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 87 (22.48%) DHCP
17 84 (21.71%) SAN
18 81 (20.93%) MS Office
18 81 (20.93%) Hyper-V
19 78 (20.16%) Firewall
20 76 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
20 76 (19.64%) Office 365
21 75 (19.38%) MS Excel
21 75 (19.38%) Migration
22 72 (18.60%) vSphere
23 71 (18.35%) SQL Server
24 66 (17.05%) Cisco
25 65 (16.80%) Lync
26 62 (16.02%) HP
27 59 (15.25%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 387 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 239 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 124 (32.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 123 (31.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 65 (16.80%) Lync
6 55 (14.21%) SharePoint
7 26 (6.72%) IIS
8 21 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (4.91%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.52%) Apache
15 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.26%) CMS
15 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.26%) WorkSite
15 1 (0.26%) TPMS
Applications
1 81 (20.93%) MS Office
2 75 (19.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 76 (19.64%) Office 365
2 29 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.17%) IaaS
4 18 (4.65%) PaaS
5 9 (2.33%) SaaS
6 4 (1.03%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.03%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.78%) Yammer
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 102 (26.36%) DNS
2 87 (22.48%) DHCP
3 84 (21.71%) SAN
4 78 (20.16%) Firewall
5 51 (13.18%) LAN
6 48 (12.40%) TCP/IP
7 47 (12.14%) WAN
8 35 (9.04%) VLAN
9 29 (7.49%) NAS
10 23 (5.94%) VPN
11 19 (4.91%) Internet
12 16 (4.13%) Wireless
13 15 (3.88%) LDAP
14 14 (3.62%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (3.10%) VoIP
16 11 (2.84%) WLAN
16 11 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (2.33%) MPLS
18 6 (1.55%) IP Telephony
19 5 (1.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 37 (9.56%) Finance
2 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.29%) Law
3 5 (1.29%) Banking
4 4 (1.03%) Retail
4 4 (1.03%) Advertising
4 4 (1.03%) Publishing
5 3 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.26%) Back Office
6 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (18.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (18.09%) Support Engineer
3 65 (16.80%) Analyst
4 31 (8.01%) 3rd Line Support
5 29 (7.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (6.46%) Consultant
7 24 (6.20%) Architect
8 22 (5.68%) Support Analyst
8 22 (5.68%) Server Engineer
9 21 (5.43%) Administrator
9 21 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (4.91%) Service Analyst
10 19 (4.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 19 (4.91%) Service Desk Analyst
11 18 (4.65%) IT Support
12 17 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (3.36%) IT Support Engineer
13 13 (3.36%) Infrastructure Architect
14 12 (3.10%) 1st Line Support
14 12 (3.10%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.29%) .NET
2 4 (1.03%) Web Services
3 3 (0.78%) CSS
3 3 (0.78%) HTML
4 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.82%) Blackberry
2 30 (7.75%) Clustering
3 19 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.55%) CLARiiON
7 5 (1.29%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.03%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.03%) iPhone
8 4 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.03%) NHS
9 3 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.78%) Replication
9 3 (0.78%) iPad
9 3 (0.78%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.78%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.52%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 345 (89.15%) Windows
2 248 (64.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 180 (46.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 138 (35.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 103 (26.61%) Windows 7
6 54 (13.95%) Windows XP
7 27 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 21 (5.43%) Linux
9 10 (2.58%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.55%) Android
10 6 (1.55%) UNIX
11 5 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.29%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.29%) Debian
12 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.52%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.38%) Migration
2 51 (13.18%) ITIL
3 32 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (6.20%) Service Delivery
5 15 (3.88%) Change Management
6 10 (2.58%) Problem Management
6 10 (2.58%) Change Control
7 9 (2.33%) Load Balancing
7 9 (2.33%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (2.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (1.81%) Performance Management
9 7 (1.81%) CRM
9 7 (1.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (1.81%) Asset Management
10 6 (1.55%) Information Security
10 6 (1.55%) Incident Management
10 6 (1.55%) Project Management
10 6 (1.55%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (1.55%) High Availability
10 6 (1.55%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.37%) SQL
2 43 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.58%) VBScript
4 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.26%) C
6 1 (0.26%) Perl
6 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (15.25%) MCSE
3 29 (7.49%) Security Cleared
4 26 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (6.46%) MCTS
6 22 (5.68%) CCNA
7 21 (5.43%) MCITP
7 21 (5.43%) SC Cleared
8 19 (4.91%) MCSA
8 19 (4.91%) MCP
9 15 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.33%) Degree
11 7 (1.81%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.29%) CCNP
14 4 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.78%) CCA
15 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 2 (0.52%) CISA
16 2 (0.52%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.53%) SLA
2 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 286 (73.90%) Active Directory
2 98 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (20.93%) Hyper-V
4 72 (18.60%) vSphere
5 58 (14.99%) XenApp
6 36 (9.30%) XenDesktop
7 22 (5.68%) VMware ESX
8 13 (3.36%) Forefront TMG
9 12 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (2.84%) ISA Server
11 10 (2.58%) vCloud
11 10 (2.58%) Terminal Services
12 9 (2.33%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.03%) XenServer
13 4 (1.03%) UAG
14 3 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.78%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.78%) Samba
15 2 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (14.99%) SCCM
2 16 (4.13%) SCOM
3 15 (3.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (3.10%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 9 (2.33%) vMotion
7 8 (2.07%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (1.55%) ARCserve
8 6 (1.55%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.55%) WSUS
9 5 (1.29%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.78%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.78%) Nagios
11 3 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.78%) HP SIM
12 2 (0.52%) SCSM
12 2 (0.52%) Opsview
12 2 (0.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 232 (59.95%) Microsoft
2 201 (51.94%) VMware
3 121 (31.27%) Citrix
4 66 (17.05%) Cisco
5 62 (16.02%) HP
6 30 (7.75%) Symantec
7 21 (5.43%) Dell
7 21 (5.43%) NetApp
8 18 (4.65%) Oracle
9 16 (4.13%) EMC
10 15 (3.88%) SolarWinds
11 12 (3.10%) IBM
12 11 (2.84%) F5
13 10 (2.58%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.33%) CommVault
14 9 (2.33%) Veeam
14 9 (2.33%) OpenText
14 9 (2.33%) Ventyx
15 8 (2.07%) 3PAR
16 7 (1.81%) ProCurve
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Harris Global
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £125 - £200 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £275 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago