The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 27 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 147 145
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 21 11 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.33% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.66% 2.00% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 31
Median daily rate £366 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.27% +1.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £458 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -0.80% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.41% +6.25%  

Exchange Server 2010 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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 573 550 856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 19.00% 16.54% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 409 630
Median daily rate £475 £438 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 25
Median hourly rate £28.67 £26.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +27.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £17.80 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Exchange Server 2010 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the City of London

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 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 City of London region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 34 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 31 (91.18%) Windows
3 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 16 (47.06%) Citrix
6 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (38.24%) VMware
7 13 (38.24%) SCCM
8 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
9 11 (32.35%) MS Office
9 11 (32.35%) SAN
10 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
11 9 (26.47%) ITIL
11 9 (26.47%) DNS
12 8 (23.53%) XenApp
13 7 (20.59%) Office 365
13 7 (20.59%) DHCP
14 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
14 6 (17.65%) NetApp
14 6 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (17.65%) Finance
14 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
15 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
15 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
15 5 (14.71%) Firewall
15 5 (14.71%) Banking

Exchange Server 2010
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 34 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 7 (20.59%) DHCP
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.82%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) Skype
6 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.94%) FTP
8 1 (2.94%) Internet
8 1 (2.94%) LAN
8 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.94%) VLAN
8 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Active Directory Support
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) ICT Support
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Support
6 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.82%) Android
7 3 (8.82%) Mac OS
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.94%) Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) Change Management
2 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
2 3 (8.82%) Release Management
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) Data Management
4 1 (2.94%) E-Discovery
4 1 (2.94%) High Availability
4 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.94%) Line Management
4 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.94%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) XenApp
3 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Firmware
6 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) Citrix
3 13 (38.24%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) NetApp
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
7 3 (8.82%) Apple
7 3 (8.82%) Dell
7 3 (8.82%) Symantec
8 2 (5.88%) AppSense
8 2 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (5.88%) EMC
8 2 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.94%) Altiris
9 1 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.94%) DataCore
9 1 (2.94%) Google
9 1 (2.94%) Polycom
9 1 (2.94%) Remedy