The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 315 283 218
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -65
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 324 338 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 3.88% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 178 224
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £194 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
- -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 57 74
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.54 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £26.30 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +5.26%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9655 8718 9866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.67% 17.05% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5674 4980 5629
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 420 443
Average hourly rate £17.68 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -22 296 £300 -7.69% 88
London -3 125 £300 -9.09% 27
South East +10 64 £325 - 18
Hampshire +11 28 £314 -9.71% 4
City of London +15 26 £239 -2.55% 8
South West -20 23 £300 -7.69% 12
East of England -23 22 £170 - 8
North West -23 21 £320 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire +6 18 £305 -6.15% 5
Scotland -16 16 £325 +6.99% 3
West Yorkshire +3 11 £325 +18.18% 4
East Midlands -3 11 £208 -27.82% 6
Cheshire -5 11 £300 +19.04% 4
Hook - 11 £310 -
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £275 -15.38%
Oxfordshire +6 9 £198 -39.23% 3
Manchester -1 9 £320 +8.93% 2
West Midlands -21 9 £288 +2.76% 3
Leeds -2 8 £350 +27.27% 4
Hertfordshire -2 8 £163 -9.72% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £115 - 1
Gloucester -9 7 £150 -53.84% 4
Gloucestershire -13 7 £150 -53.84% 4
Milton Keynes +5 6 - -
Wiltshire +1 6 £425 +51.78%
Kent 0 6 £350 +204.34%
Berkshire -13 6 £413 -1.78% 4
Edinburgh -20 6 £325 -18.75% 1
Bristol -18 5 £300 -33.33% 3
Peterborough - 5 - -

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 568 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 470 (82.75%) Windows
3 417 (73.42%) Active Directory
4 329 (57.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 323 (56.87%) Microsoft
6 322 (56.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 267 (47.01%) VMware
8 253 (44.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 221 (38.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 170 (29.93%) Citrix
11 167 (29.40%) Windows 7
12 149 (26.23%) DNS
13 140 (24.65%) Windows XP
14 139 (24.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 138 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 135 (23.77%) MS Excel
17 129 (22.71%) DHCP
18 113 (19.89%) Windows Server 2012
19 109 (19.19%) Cisco
20 103 (18.13%) SAN
20 103 (18.13%) MS Office
21 99 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2013
22 90 (15.85%) MCSE
23 89 (15.67%) Symantec
23 89 (15.67%) XenApp
24 87 (15.32%) ITIL
25 82 (14.44%) HP
26 81 (14.26%) SharePoint
27 80 (14.08%) SQL Server
27 80 (14.08%) Firewall

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 568 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 322 (56.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 221 (38.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 99 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 81 (14.26%) SharePoint
6 64 (11.27%) Lync
7 59 (10.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 48 (8.45%) IIS
9 16 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2000
11 11 (1.94%) Office Communications Server
11 11 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (1.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 6 (1.06%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.70%) Zimbra
14 4 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.53%) Documentum
16 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
17 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 135 (23.77%) MS Excel
2 103 (18.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Magento
1 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 149 (26.23%) DNS
2 129 (22.71%) DHCP
3 103 (18.13%) SAN
4 80 (14.08%) Firewall
5 79 (13.91%) TCP/IP
6 66 (11.62%) WAN
7 54 (9.51%) LAN
8 38 (6.69%) Wireless
9 26 (4.58%) NAS
10 22 (3.87%) VoIP
11 19 (3.35%) Internet
12 18 (3.17%) VPN
13 17 (2.99%) VLAN
14 16 (2.82%) SMTP
15 14 (2.46%) X.400
15 14 (2.46%) X.500
16 12 (2.11%) MPLS
17 10 (1.76%) Network Security
18 8 (1.41%) iSCSI
18 8 (1.41%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.06%) EDMS
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.18%) MySQL
8 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.58%) MSI
2 3 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.18%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (10.39%) Finance
2 19 (3.35%) Advertising
2 19 (3.35%) French Language
2 19 (3.35%) Marketing
2 19 (3.35%) Banking
3 17 (2.99%) Mandarin Language
3 17 (2.99%) Spanish Language
4 11 (1.94%) Legal
5 9 (1.58%) Publishing
5 9 (1.58%) Law
6 8 (1.41%) Military
7 7 (1.23%) Back Office
7 7 (1.23%) Retail
8 6 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (18.84%) Analyst
2 78 (13.73%) Support Engineer
3 70 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 57 (10.04%) Support Analyst
5 47 (8.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 42 (7.39%) Administrator
7 40 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
8 37 (6.51%) 2nd Line Support
9 36 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
10 32 (5.63%) Consultant
11 31 (5.46%) Server Engineer
12 30 (5.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 28 (4.93%) Technical Support
14 27 (4.75%) Desktop Support
15 26 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 22 (3.87%) Service Desk Analyst
16 22 (3.87%) Service Analyst
17 20 (3.52%) Messaging Engineer
18 19 (3.35%) Architect
19 16 (2.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.58%) .NET
2 6 (1.06%) HTML
2 6 (1.06%) XML
2 6 (1.06%) JSP
3 1 (0.18%) MAPI
3 1 (0.18%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.18%) COM
3 1 (0.18%) CSS
3 1 (0.18%) Web Services
3 1 (0.18%) WCF
3 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.18%) Ajax
3 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.91%) Blackberry
2 23 (4.05%) Clustering
3 12 (2.11%) EqualLogic
4 11 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.76%) PKI
6 9 (1.58%) Replication
7 7 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.23%) Fat Client
7 7 (1.23%) iPhone
8 5 (0.88%) CLARiiON
8 5 (0.88%) NHS
9 4 (0.70%) iPad
9 4 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.35%) iSeries
11 2 (0.35%) Statistics
11 2 (0.35%) PDA
11 2 (0.35%) Wiki
11 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 470 (82.75%) Windows
2 329 (57.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 253 (44.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 167 (29.40%) Windows 7
5 140 (24.65%) Windows XP
6 113 (19.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (7.39%) Windows 8
8 22 (3.87%) Linux
9 19 (3.35%) Windows Vista
10 15 (2.64%) Windows 2000
11 13 (2.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 13 (2.29%) Android
12 9 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.41%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.41%) UNIX
14 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.53%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.35%) HPUX
16 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (15.32%) ITIL
2 80 (14.08%) Migration
3 22 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (3.52%) Change Management
5 18 (3.17%) Change Control
6 15 (2.64%) Service Delivery
6 15 (2.64%) Problem Management
7 11 (1.94%) Incident Management
7 11 (1.94%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (1.76%) Unit Testing
9 9 (1.58%) Configuration Management
10 8 (1.41%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (1.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (1.06%) Document Management
11 6 (1.06%) Project Management
12 5 (0.88%) Workflow
12 5 (0.88%) Scrum
12 5 (0.88%) Test Scripting
12 5 (0.88%) Asset Management
12 5 (0.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (13.20%) PowerShell
2 56 (9.86%) SQL
3 32 (5.63%) VBScript
4 22 (3.87%) VB
5 9 (1.58%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.23%) C
7 5 (0.88%) Perl
8 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.35%) PHP
9 2 (0.35%) Java
9 2 (0.35%) C#
10 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 139 (24.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (15.85%) MCSE
3 80 (14.08%) Security Cleared
4 53 (9.33%) MCITP
5 49 (8.63%) SC Cleared
6 36 (6.34%) MCP
7 35 (6.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (5.28%) DV Cleared
9 29 (5.11%) CCNA
9 29 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (4.23%) MCSA
11 21 (3.70%) Degree
12 15 (2.64%) CCNP
12 15 (2.64%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (2.64%) MCTS
13 13 (2.29%) CCA
14 7 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.53%) MCDST
15 3 (0.53%) VCP5
15 3 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.18%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 417 (73.42%) Active Directory
2 138 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (15.67%) XenApp
4 59 (10.39%) Hyper-V
5 56 (9.86%) vSphere
6 52 (9.15%) VMware ESX
7 21 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (2.64%) XenServer
10 13 (2.29%) DFS Replication
11 12 (2.11%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.76%) XenDesktop
13 8 (1.41%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.88%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.88%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.88%) UAG
15 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.18%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 52 (9.15%) Backup Exec
2 51 (8.98%) SCCM
3 39 (6.87%) SCOM
4 28 (4.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 17 (2.99%) NetBackup
6 14 (2.46%) WSUS
6 14 (2.46%) ARCserve
7 11 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (1.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 10 (1.76%) HP SIM
9 7 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.88%) Unicenter
10 5 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.70%) MOM
12 3 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
12 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (0.53%) CA Spectrum
13 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 323 (56.87%) Microsoft
2 267 (47.01%) VMware
3 170 (29.93%) Citrix
4 109 (19.19%) Cisco
5 89 (15.67%) Symantec
6 82 (14.44%) HP
7 33 (5.81%) EMC
7 33 (5.81%) NetApp
8 31 (5.46%) Apple
8 31 (5.46%) SolarWinds
9 25 (4.40%) Juniper
10 22 (3.87%) Dell
11 21 (3.70%) Oracle
11 21 (3.70%) Meru Networks
12 18 (3.17%) CheckPoint
13 15 (2.64%) MobileIron
14 13 (2.29%) CommVault
14 13 (2.29%) IBM
14 13 (2.29%) Cyber-Ark
14 13 (2.29%) RightFax
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £15 - 17 per hour + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-300 Per Day
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £25 - £28 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £100 - £220 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £280 - £281 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £301 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago