The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 324 256 204
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -52
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 347 456 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.88% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.68% 4.90% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 244 287
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 57 50
Average hourly rate £16.14 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.30 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £28.75 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.75 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-3.64% -2.75%

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
9442 9305 8720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.36% 18.04% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6139 5783 5160
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 318 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -73 314 £300 -6.25% 150
London -57 112 £300 -17.24% 57
South East -43 75 £340 +13.33% 40
South West +14 31 £190 -41.53% 14
North West -14 25 £280 -6.66% 5
Hampshire +3 24 £310 +24.00% 10
East of England -5 24 £263 -4.54% 10
Scotland +1 23 £359 +22.64% 2
East Midlands 0 22 £200 +48.14% 3
Wiltshire +4 17 £338 -20.58% 2
West Midlands -12 15 £480 +37.14% 8
Lancashire - 13 £273 -
City of London +4 12 £394 -5.40% 16
Edinburgh -9 12 £266 +2.40% 2
Berkshire -22 12 £353 +12.80% 11
Buckinghamshire +13 11 £340 +70.00% 2
Milton Keynes +8 9 £333 +107.81% 1
Swindon -2 8 £375 -
Yorkshire -20 8 £338 +22.72% 10
Blackpool - 8 £264 -
Suffolk +11 7 £238 +35.71%
Hook +10 7 £310 +24.00%
Warwickshire +9 7 £490 - 2
Derbyshire -8 7 £114 -62.00% 3
Atherstone - 7 £490 -
Northamptonshire +11 6 £200 +70.21%
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £235 - 2
West Sussex -5 6 £263 +2.94% 2
West Yorkshire -10 6 £300 +4.34% 4
Surrey -11 6 £380 +16.92% 7

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 759 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 607 (79.97%) Windows
3 537 (70.75%) Active Directory
4 413 (54.41%) Microsoft
5 378 (49.80%) Windows Server
6 372 (49.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 320 (42.16%) VMware
8 282 (37.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 239 (31.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 192 (25.30%) Citrix
11 184 (24.24%) Skype for Business
12 181 (23.85%) ITIL
13 179 (23.58%) Windows 7
14 172 (22.66%) Windows Server 2003
15 171 (22.53%) DNS
16 158 (20.82%) Exchange Server 2007
17 157 (20.69%) MS Office
18 150 (19.76%) Office 365
19 149 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
20 134 (17.65%) MS Excel
21 129 (17.00%) Blackberry
22 127 (16.73%) Cisco
23 126 (16.60%) Migration
24 125 (16.47%) DHCP
25 110 (14.49%) PowerShell
25 110 (14.49%) SCCM
25 110 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2003
26 108 (14.23%) Firewall
27 106 (13.97%) Windows XP
28 105 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 759 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 239 (31.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 184 (24.24%) Skype for Business
4 158 (20.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 110 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 100 (13.18%) SharePoint
7 99 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 44 (5.80%) IIS
9 25 (3.29%) Office Communications Server
10 23 (3.03%) IBM Notes
11 16 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (1.32%) IBM Domino
13 10 (1.32%) Live Communications Server
14 7 (0.92%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.40%) Apache
16 2 (0.26%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.26%) Confluence
16 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 157 (20.69%) MS Office
2 134 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 29 (3.82%) MS Visio
4 27 (3.56%) PaintShop Pro
5 7 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.40%) assyst
3 2 (0.26%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Line 500
4 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 150 (19.76%) Office 365
2 31 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.19%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (0.79%) IaaS
6 5 (0.66%) Symantec.cloud
7 4 (0.53%) PaaS
7 4 (0.53%) Yammer
8 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.40%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.40%) SaaS
9 2 (0.26%) GitHub
9 2 (0.26%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 171 (22.53%) DNS
2 125 (16.47%) DHCP
3 108 (14.23%) Firewall
4 91 (11.99%) WAN
5 90 (11.86%) LAN
6 89 (11.73%) TCP/IP
7 80 (10.54%) SAN
8 59 (7.77%) VPN
9 36 (4.74%) VoIP
10 33 (4.35%) Internet
11 32 (4.22%) Skype
12 29 (3.82%) Wireless
13 28 (3.69%) Remote Desktop
14 26 (3.43%) VLAN
15 24 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (2.24%) SMTP
17 16 (2.11%) iSCSI
18 15 (1.98%) NAS
19 13 (1.71%) Unified Communications
20 11 (1.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.79%) MySQL
6 3 (0.40%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.13%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (9.09%) Finance
2 18 (2.37%) Banking
3 17 (2.24%) Law
4 16 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.98%) Advertising
6 14 (1.84%) Back Office
7 12 (1.58%) Legal
8 9 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.05%) German Language
10 7 (0.92%) Retail
11 5 (0.66%) Automotive
11 5 (0.66%) Marketing
11 5 (0.66%) Publishing
12 3 (0.40%) Military
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
13 2 (0.26%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 142 (18.71%) Support Engineer
2 123 (16.21%) Analyst
3 92 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 85 (11.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 82 (10.80%) Exchange Engineer
6 68 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
7 62 (8.17%) Support Analyst
8 55 (7.25%) Consultant
9 54 (7.11%) Exchange Support
10 50 (6.59%) Desktop Support
11 48 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 43 (5.67%) Active Directory Support
13 39 (5.14%) IT Support
14 38 (5.01%) Windows Engineer
15 37 (4.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 36 (4.74%) Active Directory Engineer
17 35 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 34 (4.48%) Messaging Engineer
19 32 (4.22%) Architect
20 31 (4.08%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.05%) Web Services
2 7 (0.92%) CSS
2 7 (0.92%) HTML
3 5 (0.66%) .NET
4 3 (0.40%) Middleware
4 3 (0.40%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.26%) RSS
6 1 (0.13%) Ajax
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.13%) LAMP
6 1 (0.13%) MAPI
6 1 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (0.13%) WAP
6 1 (0.13%) XMPP
6 1 (0.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 129 (17.00%) Blackberry
2 57 (7.51%) Data Centre
3 37 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.82%) Clustering
5 23 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (2.24%) iPhone
8 12 (1.58%) Replication
9 11 (1.45%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.45%) iPad
9 11 (1.45%) NHS
10 9 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.19%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.19%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.05%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.05%) PKI
12 7 (0.92%) EMC VNX
13 6 (0.79%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.79%) HP Storage
14 5 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 607 (79.97%) Windows
2 378 (49.80%) Windows Server
3 372 (49.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 282 (37.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 179 (23.58%) Windows 7
6 172 (22.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 106 (13.97%) Windows XP
8 62 (8.17%) Windows 8
9 36 (4.74%) Linux
10 30 (3.95%) Android
10 30 (3.95%) Unix
11 28 (3.69%) Apple iOS
12 26 (3.43%) Windows 10
13 11 (1.45%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.32%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.19%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.66%) CentOS
18 4 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (23.85%) ITIL
2 126 (16.60%) Migration
3 61 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (5.67%) Service Delivery
5 28 (3.69%) Service Management
6 26 (3.43%) Project Management
6 26 (3.43%) SDLC
7 25 (3.29%) Change Management
8 22 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
9 20 (2.64%) Problem Management
10 15 (1.98%) ITIL V3
10 15 (1.98%) Load Balancing
10 15 (1.98%) Time Management
11 14 (1.84%) Incident Management
12 13 (1.71%) Business Continuity
13 12 (1.58%) Mentoring
13 12 (1.58%) Software Licensing
14 11 (1.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 11 (1.45%) Presales
14 11 (1.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 110 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 94 (12.38%) SQL
3 14 (1.84%) VBScript
4 8 (1.05%) JavaScript
5 7 (0.92%) C
6 5 (0.66%) Java
6 5 (0.66%) VB
7 4 (0.53%) Perl
8 3 (0.40%) LINC
9 2 (0.26%) C#
9 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (12.38%) Security Cleared
3 76 (10.01%) SC Cleared
4 70 (9.22%) MCSE
5 38 (5.01%) MCP
6 37 (4.87%) MCSA
7 36 (4.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 29 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (3.69%) CCNA
10 18 (2.37%) MCITP
11 13 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (1.32%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.19%) A+ Certification
14 8 (1.05%) Degree
14 8 (1.05%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.92%) MCDST
16 6 (0.79%) MCTS
17 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.66%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.46%) SLA
2 11 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 537 (70.75%) Active Directory
2 149 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (11.59%) XenApp
4 83 (10.94%) vSphere
5 71 (9.35%) Hyper-V
6 52 (6.85%) XenDesktop
7 41 (5.40%) VMware ESX
8 25 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (2.24%) ISA Server
9 17 (2.24%) XenServer
10 14 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (1.84%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.32%) Terminal Server
12 9 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.79%) BitLocker
14 5 (0.66%) Brightmail
14 5 (0.66%) MetaFrame
14 5 (0.66%) UAG
15 4 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 110 (14.49%) SCCM
2 42 (5.53%) SCOM
3 27 (3.56%) Backup Exec
4 22 (2.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 20 (2.64%) WSUS
6 15 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (1.19%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.92%) HP SIM
9 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (0.92%) vMotion
9 7 (0.92%) Windows Intune
10 6 (0.79%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.66%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.53%) SCDPM
12 4 (0.53%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.53%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 413 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 320 (42.16%) VMware
3 192 (25.30%) Citrix
4 127 (16.73%) Cisco
5 87 (11.46%) HP
6 63 (8.30%) Symantec
7 45 (5.93%) Dell
8 38 (5.01%) NetApp
9 26 (3.43%) Lotus
10 22 (2.90%) EMC
11 21 (2.77%) IronPort
12 18 (2.37%) Mitel
12 18 (2.37%) MobileIron
12 18 (2.37%) Sophos
13 14 (1.84%) IBM
14 13 (1.71%) Intel
14 13 (1.71%) Polycom
14 13 (1.71%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.58%) SolarWinds
16 11 (1.45%) arcserve
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