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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 435 349 292
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -57
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 198 303 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.76% 2.95% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 158 180
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 43 50
Average hourly rate £15.43 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.27% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £32.90 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-0.87% -17.94%

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
11261 10259 9078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.95% 18.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7199 6067 5273
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 422 380
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -102 179 £320 +6.66% 68
South East -22 66 £350 +14.60% 15
London -55 66 £323 +7.50% 28
Kent +13 16 £375 +7.14% 6
East Sussex +9 16 £330 +142.20% 1
Brighton +12 15 £330 - 1
Scotland -10 15 £180 -38.46% 3
East of England +4 13 £155 -32.60% 10
South West -19 11 £150 -50.00% 4
North West -42 11 £203 -36.64% 3
Oxfordshire -24 10 £306 +75.00%
Hampshire -23 9 - - 2
Yorkshire -37 9 £195 -39.06% 2
Oxford -19 8 £313 +42.04%
City of London -21 8 £431 +72.50% 6
Berkshire +2 7 £413 +3.12% 1
Merseyside - 7 £175 -
West Yorkshire -33 6 £195 -44.28% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £110 -
Tunbridge Wells -1 4 £363 +3.57%
Wales -5 4 £350 +133.33% 3
South Wales -7 4 £350 +133.33% 3
Reading -8 4 £344 -14.06% 1
Edinburgh -18 4 £294 -9.61% 1
Leeds -31 4 £195 -44.28% 2
Aberdeen - 4 £180 -
Cardiff - 4 £350 - 2
Exeter +11 3 £200 -
Chessington +1 3 - -
Devon -1 3 £200 +25.00%

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 395 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 368 (93.16%) Windows
3 277 (70.13%) Active Directory
4 255 (64.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 255 (64.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 221 (55.95%) Microsoft
6 213 (53.92%) VMware
7 163 (41.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 149 (37.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 145 (36.71%) Citrix
10 117 (29.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 105 (26.58%) DNS
11 105 (26.58%) Windows 7
12 104 (26.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 97 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 92 (23.29%) SAN
15 91 (23.04%) DHCP
16 90 (22.78%) MS Office
17 88 (22.28%) vSphere
18 85 (21.52%) Firewall
19 83 (21.01%) MS Excel
20 81 (20.51%) Cisco
20 81 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
21 76 (19.24%) XenApp
22 74 (18.73%) TCP/IP
23 73 (18.48%) Migration
24 71 (17.97%) SQL Server
25 70 (17.72%) Office 365
26 66 (16.71%) LAN
27 64 (16.20%) SCCM

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 395 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 255 (64.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 117 (29.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 104 (26.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 50 (12.66%) Lync
6 43 (10.89%) SharePoint
7 23 (5.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (5.82%) IIS
8 13 (3.29%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.03%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.51%) Apache
12 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (0.25%) TPMS
13 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 90 (22.78%) MS Office
2 83 (21.01%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.01%) MS Project
4 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (17.72%) Office 365
2 31 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.32%) IaaS
4 20 (5.06%) PaaS
5 15 (3.80%) SaaS
6 4 (1.01%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.51%) Yammer
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 105 (26.58%) DNS
2 92 (23.29%) SAN
3 91 (23.04%) DHCP
4 85 (21.52%) Firewall
5 74 (18.73%) TCP/IP
6 66 (16.71%) LAN
7 60 (15.19%) WAN
8 42 (10.63%) VLAN
9 33 (8.35%) NAS
10 24 (6.08%) Internet
11 21 (5.32%) Wireless
12 19 (4.81%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (4.56%) VPN
14 16 (4.05%) WLAN
15 14 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (3.29%) LDAP
16 13 (3.29%) VoIP
16 13 (3.29%) MPLS
17 9 (2.28%) OSPF
17 9 (2.28%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.80%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.51%) EDMS
General
1 32 (8.10%) Finance
2 9 (2.28%) Law
3 8 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.77%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.27%) Legal
6 4 (1.01%) Publishing
7 3 (0.76%) Banking
7 3 (0.76%) Retail
7 3 (0.76%) Marketing
7 3 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.51%) Electronics
8 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 87 (22.03%) Analyst
2 83 (21.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 70 (17.72%) Support Engineer
4 37 (9.37%) Support Analyst
4 37 (9.37%) 2nd Line Support
5 36 (9.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 27 (6.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 22 (5.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (5.57%) Service Analyst
7 22 (5.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (5.32%) Architect
8 21 (5.32%) Consultant
9 19 (4.81%) Infrastructure Architect
10 17 (4.30%) Administrator
10 17 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (4.05%) IT Support
11 16 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (4.05%) Server Engineer
12 15 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
12 15 (3.80%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.27%) .NET
2 3 (0.76%) CSS
2 3 (0.76%) Web Services
2 3 (0.76%) HTML
3 2 (0.51%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.91%) Blackberry
2 24 (6.08%) Clustering
3 19 (4.81%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.03%) CLARiiON
7 6 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.27%) iPhone
8 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.01%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.76%) iPad
10 3 (0.76%) PKI
10 3 (0.76%) Replication
11 2 (0.51%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.51%) DTV
11 2 (0.51%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.51%) Statistics
11 2 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 368 (93.16%) Windows
2 255 (64.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 163 (41.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 149 (37.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (26.58%) Windows 7
6 52 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 25 (6.33%) Windows 8
8 20 (5.06%) Linux
9 14 (3.54%) Windows Vista
10 10 (2.53%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.77%) Android
12 6 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.52%) UNIX
13 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.27%) Debian
14 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.76%) BlackBerry OS
16 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.51%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (18.48%) Migration
2 62 (15.70%) ITIL
3 31 (7.85%) Service Delivery
4 30 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (3.80%) Change Management
6 13 (3.29%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (3.04%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (2.53%) Change Control
9 9 (2.28%) Problem Management
10 8 (2.03%) Load Balancing
10 8 (2.03%) Incident Management
10 8 (2.03%) Patch Management
11 7 (1.77%) Business Continuity
11 7 (1.77%) Performance Management
12 6 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (1.27%) CRM
13 5 (1.27%) Validation
13 5 (1.27%) Data Migration
13 5 (1.27%) Data Protection
13 5 (1.27%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.14%) SQL
2 36 (9.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.27%) C
4 4 (1.01%) VBScript
5 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.51%) PHP
6 2 (0.51%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (15.19%) MCSE
3 31 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (7.34%) Security Cleared
5 26 (6.58%) CCNA
6 24 (6.08%) MCSA
7 23 (5.82%) MCTS
8 19 (4.81%) MCITP
8 19 (4.81%) SC Cleared
9 18 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (4.56%) MCP
10 8 (2.03%) Degree
11 7 (1.77%) CCNP
12 6 (1.52%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.27%) MCDST
14 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.51%) CCA
16 1 (0.25%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.62%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 277 (70.13%) Active Directory
2 97 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (22.28%) vSphere
4 76 (19.24%) XenApp
5 56 (14.18%) Hyper-V
6 50 (12.66%) XenDesktop
7 27 (6.84%) VMware ESX
8 21 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (4.30%) vCloud
10 13 (3.29%) DFS Replication
11 12 (3.04%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (2.53%) XenServer
12 10 (2.53%) Terminal Services
13 9 (2.28%) ISA Server
13 9 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (1.01%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.76%) Samba
18 2 (0.51%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 64 (16.20%) SCCM
2 20 (5.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 16 (4.05%) SCOM
4 14 (3.54%) vMotion
5 13 (3.29%) Backup Exec
6 12 (3.04%) SolarWinds Orion
6 12 (3.04%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (2.03%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.77%) WSUS
8 7 (1.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.27%) Foglight
9 5 (1.27%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.76%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.76%) Nagios
11 3 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.51%) HP SIM
12 2 (0.51%) Windows Intune
12 2 (0.51%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 221 (55.95%) Microsoft
2 213 (53.92%) VMware
3 145 (36.71%) Citrix
4 81 (20.51%) Cisco
5 58 (14.68%) HP
6 32 (8.10%) Symantec
7 21 (5.32%) Oracle
7 21 (5.32%) NetApp
8 20 (5.06%) SolarWinds
9 19 (4.81%) EMC
10 18 (4.56%) Dell
11 16 (4.05%) IBM
11 16 (4.05%) CheckPoint
11 16 (4.05%) F5
12 13 (3.29%) OpenText
12 13 (3.29%) Ventyx
13 12 (3.04%) Veeam
14 11 (2.78%) CommVault
15 8 (2.03%) Veritas
15 8 (2.03%) Sophos
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
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Rate: £20,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
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Posted: 24 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £170.00 - £180.00 per day
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