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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 412 365 253
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -112
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 173 201 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.41% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 2.34% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 82 159
Average daily rate
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£375 £304 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £28.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% -17.04%

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
9082 8591 8038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.41% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5529 5107 4535
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 293 409
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -44 165 £375 +23.45% 97
London -21 69 £400 +21.21% 38
South East 0 40 £390 +11.42% 22
City of London +14 23 £405 +47.09% 15
East of England +27 18 £257 +71.33% 7
North West -18 11 £500 +122.22% 11
Hampshire -8 10 £299 -4.40% 4
South West -20 10 £258 +47.14% 11
Yorkshire -14 9 £375 +17.18% 4
Berkshire -3 8 £406 +14.84% 3
West Yorkshire -13 8 £400 +50.94% 4
West Sussex - 8 £420 - 1
Cheshire +6 7 £325 - 6
Essex +12 6 £257 +90.37% 2
East Midlands -1 6 £325 - 3
Buckinghamshire -11 6 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 6 £290 - 1
Hertfordshire +8 5 £291 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £338 +125.00% 2
Scotland -9 5 £248 -13.15% 3
Cambridge +4 4 £338 +125.00% 2
Dorset +2 4 £258 - 1
Leeds -22 4 £400 +50.94% 3
Bristol - 4 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £300 -
Hook - 4 £356 -
Reading -1 3 £325 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £313 -
Oxford - 3 - -
Maidenhead +10 2 - -

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 463 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 360 (77.75%) Windows
3 324 (69.98%) Active Directory
4 290 (62.63%) Microsoft
5 263 (56.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 253 (54.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 217 (46.87%) VMware
8 205 (44.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 156 (33.69%) Exchange Server 2003
10 134 (28.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 132 (28.51%) Citrix
12 126 (27.21%) Exchange Server 2013
13 121 (26.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 113 (24.41%) DNS
15 102 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
16 93 (20.09%) ITIL
16 93 (20.09%) Hyper-V
17 92 (19.87%) Migration
18 91 (19.65%) Windows 7
19 88 (19.01%) MS Excel
20 85 (18.36%) SharePoint
21 83 (17.93%) DHCP
22 80 (17.28%) Office 365
23 77 (16.63%) Cisco
24 75 (16.20%) SAN
24 75 (16.20%) MCSE
25 73 (15.77%) SQL Server
25 73 (15.77%) SQL
25 73 (15.77%) Firewall
25 73 (15.77%) PowerShell

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 463 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 253 (54.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 156 (33.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 126 (27.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 85 (18.36%) SharePoint
6 66 (14.25%) Lync
7 61 (13.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 41 (8.86%) IIS
9 26 (5.62%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2000
12 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.86%) Apache
13 4 (0.86%) nginx
14 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.22%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.22%) CMS
16 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 88 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 69 (14.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (17.28%) Office 365
2 22 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.30%) IaaS
5 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.86%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.86%) PaaS
6 3 (0.65%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 113 (24.41%) DNS
2 83 (17.93%) DHCP
3 75 (16.20%) SAN
4 73 (15.77%) Firewall
5 60 (12.96%) TCP/IP
6 47 (10.15%) LAN
7 43 (9.29%) WAN
8 35 (7.56%) VLAN
9 34 (7.34%) VPN
10 28 (6.05%) NAS
11 24 (5.18%) LDAP
12 20 (4.32%) SMTP
13 18 (3.89%) Wireless
14 15 (3.24%) VoIP
15 13 (2.81%) Internet
16 12 (2.59%) IP Telephony
17 10 (2.16%) MPLS
18 9 (1.94%) NetScaler
19 8 (1.73%) Cisco IPT
19 8 (1.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (15.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.86%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (0.86%) MySQL
5 2 (0.43%) EDMS
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.43%) MSI
General
1 61 (13.17%) Finance
2 15 (3.24%) Advertising
3 13 (2.81%) Banking
4 12 (2.59%) Retail
5 11 (2.38%) Marketing
6 10 (2.16%) Publishing
7 6 (1.30%) Legal
8 5 (1.08%) Law
8 5 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (18.14%) Analyst
2 78 (16.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 58 (12.53%) Support Engineer
4 39 (8.42%) Server Engineer
5 36 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 31 (6.70%) Consultant
7 29 (6.26%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 24 (5.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 23 (4.97%) Administrator
11 22 (4.75%) Architect
12 18 (3.89%) Desktop Support
13 17 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 16 (3.46%) IT Support
14 16 (3.46%) Messaging Analyst
14 16 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.46%) Service Analyst
14 16 (3.46%) Service Desk Analyst
15 14 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 13 (2.81%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.08%) .NET
2 4 (0.86%) libvirt
3 3 (0.65%) Web Services
3 3 (0.65%) MSMQ
3 3 (0.65%) MAPI
3 3 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.47%) Blackberry
2 48 (10.37%) Clustering
3 32 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.18%) Replication
5 13 (2.81%) Thin Client
5 13 (2.81%) Fat Client
6 9 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.51%) NHS
8 6 (1.30%) iPhone
8 6 (1.30%) iPad
9 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.86%) AS400
10 4 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.86%) iSeries
11 3 (0.65%) PKI
12 2 (0.43%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.43%) FlexPod
13 1 (0.22%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.22%) CCTV
13 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 360 (77.75%) Windows
2 263 (56.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 205 (44.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 134 (28.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 91 (19.65%) Windows 7
6 72 (15.55%) Windows XP
7 33 (7.13%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.54%) Linux
9 12 (2.59%) Mac OS X
9 12 (2.59%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.38%) UNIX
11 9 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.73%) Android
12 8 (1.73%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.30%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.86%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.65%) MVS
16 1 (0.22%) AIX
16 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (20.09%) ITIL
2 92 (19.87%) Migration
3 35 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (6.91%) Change Management
5 22 (4.75%) Mentoring
6 18 (3.89%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (3.02%) Configuration Management
8 13 (2.81%) Incident Management
9 11 (2.38%) Project Management
9 11 (2.38%) Problem Management
9 11 (2.38%) ITIL V3
10 10 (2.16%) Service Delivery
11 9 (1.94%) Business Continuity
12 8 (1.73%) Workflow
12 8 (1.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (1.73%) Unit Testing
13 7 (1.51%) Release Management
13 7 (1.51%) Performance Management
13 7 (1.51%) Asset Management
14 6 (1.30%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.77%) SQL
1 73 (15.77%) PowerShell
2 19 (4.10%) VBScript
3 6 (1.30%) Shell Script
3 6 (1.30%) Perl
4 4 (0.86%) Ruby
4 4 (0.86%) Python
5 3 (0.65%) VB
6 1 (0.22%) C
6 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (16.20%) MCSE
3 40 (8.64%) Security Cleared
4 32 (6.91%) MCP
5 31 (6.70%) SC Cleared
6 21 (4.54%) MCTS
6 21 (4.54%) MCITP
7 20 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (4.10%) MCSA
9 18 (3.89%) CCNA
10 13 (2.81%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.16%) VCP4
12 7 (1.51%) CCNP
13 6 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.08%) Degree
15 4 (0.86%) CCA
15 4 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.65%) MCDST
16 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.89%) SLA
2 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 324 (69.98%) Active Directory
2 121 (26.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (20.09%) Hyper-V
4 50 (10.80%) vSphere
5 47 (10.15%) XenApp
6 23 (4.97%) VMware ESX
7 17 (3.67%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.02%) Xen
9 12 (2.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (2.38%) VMware Server
10 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 11 (2.38%) DFS Replication
11 7 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.30%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.08%) ISA Server
13 5 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.86%) Postfix
14 4 (0.86%) Sendmail
14 4 (0.86%) UAG
14 4 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (9.72%) SCCM
2 22 (4.75%) Backup Exec
3 18 (3.89%) SCOM
4 15 (3.24%) ARCserve
5 14 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (2.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (1.94%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.30%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.08%) WSUS
11 4 (0.86%) Puppet
11 4 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.86%) Salt
12 3 (0.65%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.65%) Foglight
12 3 (0.65%) Nagios
13 2 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 290 (62.63%) Microsoft
2 217 (46.87%) VMware
3 132 (28.51%) Citrix
4 77 (16.63%) Cisco
5 64 (13.82%) HP
6 49 (10.58%) NetApp
7 37 (7.99%) Symantec
8 19 (4.10%) Dell
9 18 (3.89%) Veeam
10 12 (2.59%) EMC
10 12 (2.59%) CA
11 11 (2.38%) McAfee
12 10 (2.16%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.16%) IronPort
13 9 (1.94%) Lotus
13 9 (1.94%) Kaspersky
14 8 (1.73%) Avaya
15 7 (1.51%) Oracle
15 7 (1.51%) Apple
15 7 (1.51%) CheckPoint
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