The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.47% 0.47% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.80% 2.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £173 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -6.42% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.96%  

Exchange Server 2007 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 79 101 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 12.44% 15.66% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 75
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £11.50 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% -3.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Exchange Server 2007 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2007 in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in Birmingham

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Equitrac
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Equitrac