The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 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 2007
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 513 450
Rank change year-on-year +32 -63  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 96 113 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 1.32% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 72 85
Median daily rate £338 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -8.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £155 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -6.42% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 17
Median hourly rate £16.77 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% -17.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.58 £11.20 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £19.00 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +21.21% +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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7286 8567 8474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.46% 17.25% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5521 5073
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 209 317
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in England

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in England

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in England

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 26 £425 +21.42% 8
South East +22 22 £308 -9.55% 3
South West -8 20 £350 -
North West +21 10 £345 -6.44% 4
West Midlands +15 6 £310 +3.33%
East of England 0 4 £125 -30.55% 1
East Midlands - 4 £204 -
North East -7 2 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 £113 -62.50% 1
Exchange Server 2007
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 183 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 143 (78.14%) Windows
3 123 (67.21%) Active Directory
4 119 (65.03%) Microsoft
5 114 (62.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 91 (49.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 81 (44.26%) Windows Server
8 79 (43.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 77 (42.08%) Office 365
10 66 (36.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 65 (35.52%) VMware
12 46 (25.14%) PowerShell
12 46 (25.14%) MS Excel
13 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 42 (22.95%) MS Office
15 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
16 36 (19.67%) Windows 7
17 35 (19.13%) Skype for Business
18 34 (18.58%) ITIL
18 34 (18.58%) Cisco
18 34 (18.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 33 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2003
19 33 (18.03%) Migration
19 33 (18.03%) Citrix
20 32 (17.49%) DNS
21 30 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
22 28 (15.30%) Security Cleared
23 22 (12.02%) Symantec
23 22 (12.02%) Finance
23 22 (12.02%) SharePoint

Exchange Server 2007
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 183 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 114 (62.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (49.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (19.13%) Skype for Business
5 33 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (12.02%) SharePoint
7 15 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (8.20%) Office Communications Server
8 13 (7.10%) IIS
9 6 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (25.14%) MS Excel
2 42 (22.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (42.08%) Office 365
2 30 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.73%) IaaS
4 5 (2.73%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.09%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.09%) PaaS
5 2 (1.09%) SaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.49%) DNS
2 21 (11.48%) WAN
3 20 (10.93%) Firewall
4 18 (9.84%) DHCP
5 15 (8.20%) LAN
5 15 (8.20%) Skype
6 13 (7.10%) Remote Desktop
6 13 (7.10%) VPN
7 12 (6.56%) Internet
8 11 (6.01%) SAN
9 9 (4.92%) VLAN
10 8 (4.37%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (4.37%) SMTP
10 8 (4.37%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.28%) MPLS
11 6 (3.28%) SSL
12 5 (2.73%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (2.73%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.73%) Wireless
13 4 (2.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.55%) MS Access
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (12.02%) Finance
2 11 (6.01%) Banking
3 7 (3.83%) Games
4 4 (2.19%) Retail
5 3 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.64%) Law
5 3 (1.64%) Local Government
5 3 (1.64%) Publishing
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (19.67%) Analyst
2 35 (19.13%) Support Engineer
3 25 (13.66%) Consultant
4 21 (11.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (10.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (10.38%) Exchange Engineer
6 19 (10.38%) Windows Engineer
7 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Consultant
7 17 (9.29%) Office 365 Consultant
8 16 (8.74%) Architect
8 16 (8.74%) Exchange Consultant
9 14 (7.65%) VMware Engineer
10 13 (7.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (6.56%) Support Analyst
12 11 (6.01%) Exchange Migration Consultant
12 11 (6.01%) Messaging Analyst
12 11 (6.01%) Migration Consultant
13 10 (5.46%) IT Support
14 9 (4.92%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.48%) Blackberry
2 13 (7.10%) Clustering
3 10 (5.46%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.92%) Replication
5 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (0.55%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) PKI
7 1 (0.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 143 (78.14%) Windows
2 81 (44.26%) Windows Server
3 79 (43.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (36.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (19.67%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.20%) Android
8 10 (5.46%) Mac OS X
8 10 (5.46%) Unix
9 9 (4.92%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.37%) Linux
11 7 (3.83%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.73%) SUSE
12 5 (2.73%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.19%) Apple iOS
13 4 (2.19%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.64%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.09%) AIX
15 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.58%) ITIL
2 33 (18.03%) Migration
3 19 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (8.74%) Change Management
5 13 (7.10%) High Availability
6 10 (5.46%) Presales
7 9 (4.92%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (4.92%) Server Building
7 9 (4.92%) Service Management
8 8 (4.37%) CRM
8 8 (4.37%) Data Protection
8 8 (4.37%) Problem Management
9 7 (3.83%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.28%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.28%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (3.28%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (3.28%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.28%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 6 (3.28%) Software Deployment
10 6 (3.28%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.14%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.20%) SQL
3 12 (6.56%) VB
4 2 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (15.30%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.46%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (5.46%) MCSE
5 8 (4.37%) CCNA
5 8 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.37%) MCITP
6 7 (3.83%) DBS Check
7 6 (3.28%) MCP
8 5 (2.73%) CCNP
8 5 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.19%) CCIE
10 3 (1.64%) MOS
11 2 (1.09%) Degree
12 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.55%) MCSA
12 1 (0.55%) MCTS
12 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 123 (67.21%) Active Directory
2 34 (18.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.48%) XenApp
4 13 (7.10%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.46%) Terminal Services
6 8 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.19%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.64%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.64%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.64%) vSphere
9 2 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.09%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.09%) XenServer
10 1 (0.55%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (9.84%) SCCM
2 14 (7.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (5.46%) AirWatch
4 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (3.83%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.28%) SCOM
5 6 (3.28%) WSUS
6 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (2.73%) MIMEsweeper
6 5 (2.73%) SCOrch
7 4 (2.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (1.64%) PowerCLI
8 3 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.09%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.09%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.09%) WMI
10 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 119 (65.03%) Microsoft
2 65 (35.52%) VMware
3 34 (18.58%) Cisco
4 33 (18.03%) Citrix
5 22 (12.02%) Symantec
6 21 (11.48%) HP
7 11 (6.01%) IronPort
8 10 (5.46%) Apple
8 10 (5.46%) Dell
8 10 (5.46%) Intel
8 10 (5.46%) RightFax
9 9 (4.92%) NetApp
10 6 (3.28%) Clearswift
10 6 (3.28%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.73%) EMC
11 5 (2.73%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.19%) Avaya
12 4 (2.19%) Splunk
12 4 (2.19%) Trustwave
13 3 (1.64%) LANDesk
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