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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 409 334 273
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -61
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 201 289 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 3.07% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 155 149
Average daily rate
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£281 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 65
Average hourly rate £19.36 £19.50 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.48% -18.42%

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
10048 9417 8396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.25% 17.38% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6237 5827 4733
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 321 446
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -79 184 £281 -6.25% 92
London -40 61 £300 -4.00% 30
South East -19 56 £350 +3.70% 20
Hampshire +5 19 £320 -5.17% 6
South West +20 18 £228 -10.78% 13
Yorkshire -8 18 £200 -33.33% 3
East of England -13 17 £260 +44.16% 6
Scotland +8 16 £275 -15.38% 6
West Yorkshire -2 15 £200 -17.52% 2
City of London -17 14 £260 -13.33% 7
Leeds -3 13 £256 -14.58% 2
Berkshire -1 9 £400 -8.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 8 - - 1
Havant - 8 £483 - 2
Kent +7 7 £475 +35.71% 5
High Wycombe 0 6 - - 1
West Midlands -4 6 £275 -12.69% 6
Oxfordshire -12 6 £295 -15.71% 1
Bristol - 6 £238 - 5
Bedfordshire +7 5 £238 +39.70%
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £313 -15.25% 2
Gloucestershire -7 5 - -
North West -25 5 £619 +147.50% 7
Glasgow - 5 £338 - 2
Gloucester +11 4 - -
Slough +5 4 £413 +25.00%
Cambridge -6 4 £313 -15.25%
Luton - 4 £238 -
Surrey +12 3 £338 -1.81% 3
Aberdeen +9 3 £160 -50.76%

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 393 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 332 (84.48%) Windows
3 266 (67.68%) Active Directory
4 240 (61.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 233 (59.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 222 (56.49%) Microsoft
7 200 (50.89%) VMware
8 179 (45.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 129 (32.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 124 (31.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 121 (30.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 113 (28.75%) Citrix
13 103 (26.21%) DNS
14 95 (24.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 93 (23.66%) Windows 7
16 89 (22.65%) Migration
17 81 (20.61%) Hyper-V
18 80 (20.36%) DHCP
19 78 (19.85%) Firewall
20 77 (19.59%) MS Office
21 73 (18.58%) Cisco
21 73 (18.58%) Office 365
22 72 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
23 69 (17.56%) SAN
24 68 (17.30%) SQL Server
25 67 (17.05%) Lync
26 66 (16.79%) MS Excel
27 65 (16.54%) HP
28 63 (16.03%) vSphere
29 59 (15.01%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 393 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 240 (61.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 124 (31.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 121 (30.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 67 (17.05%) Lync
6 58 (14.76%) SharePoint
7 31 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 25 (6.36%) IIS
9 17 (4.33%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.29%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (1.53%) Apache
12 6 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.02%) nginx
15 1 (0.25%) WorkSite
15 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.25%) TPMS
15 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 77 (19.59%) MS Office
2 66 (16.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 73 (18.58%) Office 365
2 20 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.29%) IaaS
4 8 (2.04%) PaaS
4 8 (2.04%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (1.02%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.76%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.76%) Yammer
8 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 103 (26.21%) DNS
2 80 (20.36%) DHCP
3 78 (19.85%) Firewall
4 69 (17.56%) SAN
5 43 (10.94%) WAN
6 42 (10.69%) LAN
6 42 (10.69%) TCP/IP
7 27 (6.87%) VLAN
8 26 (6.62%) VPN
9 23 (5.85%) Wireless
10 21 (5.34%) NAS
11 19 (4.83%) Internet
12 18 (4.58%) LDAP
13 14 (3.56%) IP Telephony
14 10 (2.54%) SMTP
14 10 (2.54%) Cisco IPT
15 9 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.04%) MPLS
17 7 (1.78%) SNMP
18 6 (1.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.54%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.02%) MySQL
6 4 (1.02%) EDMS
6 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) MSI
General
1 42 (10.69%) Finance
2 8 (2.04%) Retail
3 7 (1.78%) Law
4 6 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.27%) Advertising
5 5 (1.27%) Banking
6 4 (1.02%) Publishing
7 2 (0.51%) Back Office
7 2 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (20.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (15.78%) Support Engineer
3 57 (14.50%) Analyst
4 27 (6.87%) Consultant
5 26 (6.62%) Architect
5 26 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (5.34%) Server Engineer
7 19 (4.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (4.83%) Service Analyst
7 19 (4.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 18 (4.58%) Administrator
9 17 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (4.07%) Support Analyst
11 15 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 15 (3.82%) IT Support
12 13 (3.31%) Exchange Engineer
13 12 (3.05%) Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (3.05%) Messaging Analyst
14 10 (2.54%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.27%) .NET
2 4 (1.02%) Web Services
2 4 (1.02%) libvirt
3 3 (0.76%) HTML
3 3 (0.76%) CSS
3 3 (0.76%) MAPI
4 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.18%) Blackberry
2 39 (9.92%) Clustering
3 19 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.27%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.27%) NHS
6 5 (1.27%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.02%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.02%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.76%) iSeries
8 3 (0.76%) AS400
9 2 (0.51%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.51%) iPhone
9 2 (0.51%) PKI
9 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 332 (84.48%) Windows
2 233 (59.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (45.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 129 (32.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (23.66%) Windows 7
6 48 (12.21%) Windows XP
7 25 (6.36%) Linux
8 19 (4.83%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.54%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.04%) UNIX
11 5 (1.27%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.27%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.27%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.02%) Debian
12 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.02%) Android
13 2 (0.51%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (22.65%) Migration
2 51 (12.98%) ITIL
3 36 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (3.82%) Change Management
5 14 (3.56%) Problem Management
6 13 (3.31%) Load Balancing
6 13 (3.31%) Service Delivery
7 10 (2.54%) Mentoring
8 9 (2.29%) Project Management
9 8 (2.04%) Asset Management
9 8 (2.04%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (2.04%) Change Control
10 7 (1.78%) Release Management
10 7 (1.78%) Incident Management
10 7 (1.78%) Performance Management
11 6 (1.53%) Workflow
11 6 (1.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (1.53%) Unit Testing
11 6 (1.53%) High Availability
11 6 (1.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.98%) PowerShell
2 43 (10.94%) SQL
3 17 (4.33%) VBScript
4 7 (1.78%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.27%) Perl
6 4 (1.02%) Python
6 4 (1.02%) Ruby
7 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (15.01%) MCSE
3 36 (9.16%) Security Cleared
4 29 (7.38%) SC Cleared
5 24 (6.11%) MCP
5 24 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (6.11%) MCTS
6 22 (5.60%) MCITP
7 19 (4.83%) CCNA
8 15 (3.82%) MCSA
9 14 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.54%) Degree
11 7 (1.78%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.27%) CCNP
14 4 (1.02%) CCA
15 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 3 (0.76%) CCEA
16 2 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.12%) SLA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 266 (67.68%) Active Directory
2 95 (24.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (20.61%) Hyper-V
4 63 (16.03%) vSphere
5 52 (13.23%) XenApp
6 35 (8.91%) XenDesktop
7 25 (6.36%) VMware ESX
8 12 (3.05%) Terminal Services
9 11 (2.80%) Forefront TMG
9 11 (2.80%) ISA Server
9 11 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.54%) DFS Replication
11 9 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (2.04%) Xen
12 8 (2.04%) VMware Server
13 5 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (1.02%) XenServer
14 4 (1.02%) Postfix
14 4 (1.02%) Sendmail
14 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 53 (13.49%) SCCM
2 18 (4.58%) SCOM
3 17 (4.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 11 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (2.54%) Backup Exec
5 10 (2.54%) ARCserve
6 9 (2.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (1.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (1.53%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.53%) WSUS
8 6 (1.53%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.02%) Salt
9 4 (1.02%) HP SIM
9 4 (1.02%) Puppet
9 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.76%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.51%) Nagios
11 2 (0.51%) Opsview
Vendors
1 222 (56.49%) Microsoft
2 200 (50.89%) VMware
3 113 (28.75%) Citrix
4 73 (18.58%) Cisco
5 65 (16.54%) HP
6 37 (9.41%) NetApp
7 33 (8.40%) Symantec
8 20 (5.09%) Oracle
9 17 (4.33%) EMC
10 16 (4.07%) Dell
11 11 (2.80%) SolarWinds
11 11 (2.80%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.80%) IBM
12 9 (2.29%) 3PAR
13 8 (2.04%) McAfee
13 8 (2.04%) OpenText
13 8 (2.04%) F5
13 8 (2.04%) Ventyx
14 7 (1.78%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.53%) Lotus
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