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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 329 283 284
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +1
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 330 347 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.67% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.10% 3.74% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 191 180
Average daily rate
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£311 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £189 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.20 £25.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -21.62%

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
10649 9272 9615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 17.96% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6669 5627 5427
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 368 465
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.32%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 -39 324 £313 -14.96% 125
London +10 151 £325 -7.14% 31
South East -32 89 £333 -17.64% 31
City of London +11 31 £270 -28.00% 6
Hampshire +3 27 £313 -10.71% 1
East of England -13 27 £175 -41.17% 13
South West -29 21 £213 -44.07% 15
Yorkshire -6 16 £293 - 7
Buckinghamshire 0 15 £350 -1.40% 5
Hook -8 15 £315 -
West Sussex +15 14 £375 - 8
Surrey +5 12 £263 -35.58% 9
Milton Keynes -6 12 £350 -6.66% 2
North West -22 12 £200 -11.11% 15
Oxfordshire -5 11 £183 -36.52%
West Yorkshire -2 10 £313 - 5
Cambridgeshire -1 9 £325 - 4
Essex -14 9 £158 -53.33% 5
Leeds +3 8 £331 - 1
East Midlands 0 7 £118 -14.54% 3
Colchester -4 7 £150 -
Gloucestershire -12 7 £150 - 7
West Midlands -22 7 £253 +7.44% 9
Cheshire +2 6 £200 -11.11% 4
Gloucester -6 6 £150 - 2
Hertfordshire -19 6 £270 +34.16% 4
Farnborough - 6 £166 - 1
Scotland -11 5 £275 +27.31% 9
Chessington - 5 - -
South Yorkshire +5 4 £125 -

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

1 641 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 526 (82.06%) Windows
3 461 (71.92%) Active Directory
4 386 (60.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 383 (59.75%) Microsoft
6 382 (59.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 302 (47.11%) VMware
8 298 (46.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 253 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 189 (29.49%) Citrix
11 163 (25.43%) Windows 7
12 159 (24.80%) Windows Server 2012
13 157 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 157 (24.49%) DNS
14 154 (24.02%) VMware Infrastructure
15 150 (23.40%) MS Excel
16 138 (21.53%) Exchange Server 2013
17 136 (21.22%) Windows XP
17 136 (21.22%) DHCP
18 116 (18.10%) SAN
19 104 (16.22%) ITIL
20 100 (15.60%) Symantec
20 100 (15.60%) Blackberry
21 99 (15.44%) Cisco
22 95 (14.82%) MCSE
22 95 (14.82%) Migration
23 93 (14.51%) SharePoint
24 92 (14.35%) MS Office
24 92 (14.35%) PowerShell
24 92 (14.35%) Security Cleared

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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
1 641 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 386 (60.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 253 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 138 (21.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 93 (14.51%) SharePoint
6 80 (12.48%) Lync
7 67 (10.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 43 (6.71%) IIS
9 31 (4.84%) Office Communications Server
10 22 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (1.72%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 9 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2000
13 6 (0.94%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.47%) Documentum
15 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.16%) Apache
Applications
1 150 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 92 (14.35%) MS Office
3 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.08%) Office 365
2 8 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (24.49%) DNS
2 136 (21.22%) DHCP
3 116 (18.10%) SAN
4 83 (12.95%) Firewall
5 76 (11.86%) TCP/IP
6 69 (10.76%) WAN
7 63 (9.83%) LAN
8 42 (6.55%) Wireless
9 39 (6.08%) NAS
10 27 (4.21%) VoIP
11 24 (3.74%) SMTP
12 22 (3.43%) VLAN
13 21 (3.28%) VPN
14 20 (3.12%) Internet
15 15 (2.34%) Unified Communications
16 14 (2.18%) LDAP
17 13 (2.03%) MPLS
17 13 (2.03%) X.400
17 13 (2.03%) X.500
18 11 (1.72%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (0.94%) EDMS
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (1.09%) MSI
2 6 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
General
1 72 (11.23%) Finance
2 27 (4.21%) Banking
3 24 (3.74%) Advertising
4 21 (3.28%) Marketing
5 16 (2.50%) Retail
6 14 (2.18%) French Language
7 13 (2.03%) Legal
7 13 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.87%) Spanish Language
8 12 (1.87%) Mandarin Language
9 11 (1.72%) Publishing
10 9 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.09%) Military
11 7 (1.09%) Law
12 6 (0.94%) Local Government
12 6 (0.94%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 123 (19.19%) Analyst
2 94 (14.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 87 (13.57%) Support Engineer
4 61 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 56 (8.74%) Support Analyst
6 53 (8.27%) Administrator
7 48 (7.49%) Server Engineer
8 46 (7.18%) 2nd Line Support
9 44 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
10 40 (6.24%) Systems Administrator
11 39 (6.08%) Consultant
12 34 (5.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 34 (5.30%) Desktop Support
13 24 (3.74%) Architect
13 24 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 23 (3.59%) Technical Support
15 21 (3.28%) Messaging Engineer
15 21 (3.28%) Service Analyst
15 21 (3.28%) Service Desk Analyst
16 20 (3.12%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.09%) Middleware
2 5 (0.78%) .NET
2 5 (0.78%) JSP
3 3 (0.47%) HTML
4 2 (0.31%) Ajax
4 2 (0.31%) WCF
4 2 (0.31%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.31%) Web Services
4 2 (0.31%) CSS
4 2 (0.31%) ADO.NET
4 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.31%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.16%) MAPI
5 1 (0.16%) COM
5 1 (0.16%) XML
5 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.60%) Blackberry
2 37 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.52%) Clustering
4 26 (4.06%) Replication
5 12 (1.87%) PKI
6 11 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.40%) Thin Client
7 9 (1.40%) iPhone
7 9 (1.40%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.09%) CLARiiON
8 7 (1.09%) iPad
9 6 (0.94%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.62%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.62%) NHS
11 2 (0.31%) PDA
11 2 (0.31%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.31%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.31%) iSeries
11 2 (0.31%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 526 (82.06%) Windows
2 382 (59.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 298 (46.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 163 (25.43%) Windows 7
5 159 (24.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 136 (21.22%) Windows XP
7 48 (7.49%) Windows 8
8 27 (4.21%) Linux
9 23 (3.59%) Windows Vista
10 21 (3.28%) Android
11 15 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 14 (2.18%) Windows 2000
13 12 (1.87%) UNIX
14 9 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.09%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (16.22%) ITIL
2 95 (14.82%) Migration
3 37 (5.77%) Change Management
4 34 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (3.28%) Mentoring
6 18 (2.81%) Configuration Management
7 15 (2.34%) Incident Management
8 13 (2.03%) Service Delivery
8 13 (2.03%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (1.87%) Unit Testing
9 12 (1.87%) Change Control
10 10 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (1.40%) ITIL V3
12 8 (1.25%) Problem Management
12 8 (1.25%) Business Continuity
13 7 (1.09%) WAN Optimisation
13 7 (1.09%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (1.09%) Mobile Device Management
14 6 (0.94%) Document Management
14 6 (0.94%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 92 (14.35%) PowerShell
2 76 (11.86%) SQL
3 27 (4.21%) VBScript
4 17 (2.65%) VB
5 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
6 6 (0.94%) Perl
6 6 (0.94%) C
7 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.31%) C#
8 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.16%) Python
9 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (14.82%) MCSE
3 92 (14.35%) Security Cleared
4 59 (9.20%) SC Cleared
5 45 (7.02%) MCITP
6 39 (6.08%) MCP
7 34 (5.30%) DV Cleared
8 30 (4.68%) CCNA
8 30 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (3.43%) MCTS
10 17 (2.65%) MCSA
10 17 (2.65%) Degree
11 15 (2.34%) CCNP
12 9 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.94%) CCA
15 5 (0.78%) MCDST
15 5 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 461 (71.92%) Active Directory
2 154 (24.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (12.95%) Hyper-V
3 83 (12.95%) XenApp
4 62 (9.67%) vSphere
5 51 (7.96%) VMware ESX
6 23 (3.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 23 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.50%) DFS Replication
8 14 (2.18%) XenServer
9 13 (2.03%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.56%) VMware Server
11 9 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (1.25%) ISA Server
13 7 (1.09%) UAG
14 6 (0.94%) Xen
14 6 (0.94%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.78%) vCloud
16 4 (0.62%) Terminal Services
17 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 59 (9.20%) Backup Exec
2 56 (8.74%) SCCM
3 38 (5.93%) SCOM
4 31 (4.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 20 (3.12%) NetBackup
5 20 (3.12%) HP SIM
6 19 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (2.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 18 (2.81%) ARCserve
8 13 (2.03%) WSUS
9 8 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (0.78%) MIMEsweeper
11 5 (0.78%) MOM
12 4 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.62%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.47%) Foglight
13 3 (0.47%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 383 (59.75%) Microsoft
2 302 (47.11%) VMware
3 189 (29.49%) Citrix
4 100 (15.60%) Symantec
5 99 (15.44%) Cisco
6 85 (13.26%) HP
7 47 (7.33%) NetApp
8 35 (5.46%) EMC
9 32 (4.99%) SolarWinds
10 30 (4.68%) Apple
11 26 (4.06%) Veeam
12 24 (3.74%) Juniper
13 22 (3.43%) CheckPoint
14 21 (3.28%) CA
14 21 (3.28%) Meru Networks
15 19 (2.96%) Dell
16 17 (2.65%) Oracle
16 17 (2.65%) Mitel
17 16 (2.50%) IronPort
18 15 (2.34%) Kaspersky
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