Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 21 July 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 491 412 345
Rank change year-on-year -79 -67 -89
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 425 492 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.69% 3.27% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 327 420
England median daily rate £301 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.38% +6.56% -1.61%
10th Percentile £157 £145 £170
90th Percentile £438 £494 £475
UK median daily rate £301 £320 £307
% change year-on-year -5.94% +4.23% -0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 56
England median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -25.69%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.65 £48.75 £34.88
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +14.06% +6.67% -25.00%

Exchange Server 2010 is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,786 15,029 18,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.61% 17.01% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,475 9,723 12,018
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 373 425
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.97 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -0.15% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.50 £45.90
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.26%

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2010 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in England

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in England

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in England

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in England

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 180 £301 -14.00% 35
South East -27 77 £363 +6.62% 15
North of England -81 64 £275 -5.17% 30
Midlands +5 54 £258 +30.38% 11
North West -49 44 £288 -11.54% 15
West Midlands -16 34 £275 +15.79% 8
South West -27 28 £275 -16.03% 8
East of England -5 25 £344 -8.33% 7
East Midlands +10 22 £250 +100.00% 3
Yorkshire -19 17 £210 -30.00% 15
North East -28 3 £273 -0.91%
Exchange Server 2010
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 425 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 332 (78.12%) Windows
3 294 (69.18%) Active Directory
4 260 (61.18%) Microsoft
5 227 (53.41%) Office 365
6 210 (49.41%) Windows Server
7 173 (40.71%) VMware
8 172 (40.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 148 (34.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 125 (29.41%) PowerShell
11 119 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 112 (26.35%) Skype for Business
13 111 (26.12%) ITIL
14 107 (25.18%) Windows 10
15 106 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 100 (23.53%) Citrix
16 100 (23.53%) Migration
17 99 (23.29%) DNS
18 97 (22.82%) Windows 7
19 91 (21.41%) Microsoft Office
20 87 (20.47%) SCCM
21 76 (17.88%) Hyper-V
22 74 (17.41%) Skype
23 73 (17.18%) DHCP
24 69 (16.24%) SQL Server
25 65 (15.29%) LAN
26 64 (15.06%) Finance
27 63 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
28 62 (14.59%) Cisco
28 62 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Server 2010
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
1 425 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 119 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 112 (26.35%) Skype for Business
4 59 (13.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 56 (13.18%) SharePoint
6 31 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 30 (7.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (3.53%) IIS
9 12 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.94%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
11 2 (0.47%) Site Server
12 1 (0.24%) JBoss
12 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 91 (21.41%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.47%) ReMetrica
1 2 (0.47%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.24%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 227 (53.41%) Office 365
2 63 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.35%) Mimecast
4 24 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (4.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.88%) IaaS
7 7 (1.65%) SaaS
8 6 (1.41%) Yammer
9 4 (0.94%) iTunes
9 4 (0.94%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.94%) PaaS
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.24%) G Suite
11 1 (0.24%) GoToWebinar
11 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 99 (23.29%) DNS
2 74 (17.41%) Skype
3 73 (17.18%) DHCP
4 65 (15.29%) LAN
5 58 (13.65%) WAN
6 48 (11.29%) Firewall
7 45 (10.59%) VPN
8 39 (9.18%) TCP/IP
9 36 (8.47%) SAN
10 29 (6.82%) SMTP
11 22 (5.18%) VoIP
12 18 (4.24%) VLAN
13 16 (3.76%) FCoE
14 13 (3.06%) Unified Communications
15 10 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (2.12%) IP Telephony
17 8 (1.88%) Internet
17 8 (1.88%) NetScaler
17 8 (1.88%) WebEx
18 7 (1.65%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.47%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.24%) Big Data
6 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.41%) JIRA
2 3 (0.71%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.47%) MSI
4 1 (0.24%) Hudson
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (15.06%) Finance
2 19 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.24%) Back Office
4 15 (3.53%) Legal
5 13 (3.06%) Banking
5 13 (3.06%) Retail
6 7 (1.65%) Law
6 7 (1.65%) Local Government
7 6 (1.41%) Marketing
8 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (18.35%) Analyst
2 68 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 47 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 43 (10.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 43 (10.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 42 (9.88%) Support Analyst
6 32 (7.53%) Messaging Engineer
6 32 (7.53%) Office 365 Engineer
7 30 (7.06%) Administrator
7 30 (7.06%) Exchange Engineer
8 29 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 26 (6.12%) Server Engineer
10 22 (5.18%) Consultant
10 22 (5.18%) Service Analyst
11 21 (4.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
13 19 (4.47%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 19 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 19 (4.47%) Exchange Support
14 18 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.41%) MAPI
1 6 (1.41%) Web Services
2 4 (0.94%) WSH
3 3 (0.71%) XMPP
4 2 (0.47%) ADSI
4 2 (0.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.24%) COM+
5 1 (0.24%) LAMP
5 1 (0.24%) OAuth
5 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.82%) Clustering
2 42 (9.88%) Data Centre
3 29 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.59%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.76%) CLARiiON
6 14 (3.29%) iPhone
6 14 (3.29%) PKI
7 12 (2.82%) Fat Client
7 12 (2.82%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.35%) Smartphone
9 9 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.88%) Handset
10 8 (1.88%) Replication
11 7 (1.65%) iPad
12 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.94%) BYOD
13 4 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
14 3 (0.71%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 332 (78.12%) Windows
2 210 (49.41%) Windows Server
3 172 (40.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (34.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (25.18%) Windows 10
6 97 (22.82%) Windows 7
7 52 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (9.18%) Windows 8
9 28 (6.59%) Apple iOS
9 28 (6.59%) Windows XP
10 23 (5.41%) Linux
11 16 (3.76%) Mac OS
12 15 (3.53%) Android
13 6 (1.41%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.71%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.24%) HPUX
15 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.12%) ITIL
2 100 (23.53%) Migration
3 39 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (6.82%) Service Management
6 28 (6.59%) Change Management
7 26 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
8 23 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
9 19 (4.47%) High Availability
10 18 (4.24%) Network Load Balancing
11 17 (4.00%) ITIL V3
12 16 (3.76%) PRINCE2
13 14 (3.29%) Patch Management
14 12 (2.82%) Presales
15 11 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (2.59%) DevOps
15 11 (2.59%) Kalman Filter
15 11 (2.59%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.59%) Security Patching
16 10 (2.35%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 125 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 59 (13.88%) SQL
3 19 (4.47%) VBScript
4 9 (2.12%) C
5 6 (1.41%) VBA
6 2 (0.47%) Python
6 2 (0.47%) VB
7 1 (0.24%) AWK
7 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.24%) Java
7 1 (0.24%) Perl
7 1 (0.24%) Ruby
7 1 (0.24%) sed
7 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (8.47%) MCSE
3 35 (8.24%) Security Cleared
4 29 (6.82%) SC Cleared
5 26 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (5.18%) Degree
7 18 (4.24%) CCNA
7 18 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.76%) DV Cleared
8 16 (3.76%) MCITP
8 16 (3.76%) Novell Certification
9 15 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.59%) MCSA
11 9 (2.12%) MCP
12 7 (1.65%) CCNP
13 4 (0.94%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 2 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.41%) SLA
2 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.94%) GDPR
3 4 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.71%) QA
5 2 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.47%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 294 (69.18%) Active Directory
2 106 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (17.88%) Hyper-V
4 53 (12.47%) XenApp
5 52 (12.24%) vSphere
6 47 (11.06%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (4.94%) XenDesktop
8 18 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (3.29%) VMware Workstation
10 13 (3.06%) XenServer
11 8 (1.88%) IAG
11 8 (1.88%) UAG
12 7 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.65%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.65%) VMware Server
13 6 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (1.41%) Xen
14 5 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 87 (20.47%) SCCM
2 39 (9.18%) SCOM
3 32 (7.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 21 (4.94%) WSUS
5 20 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 19 (4.47%) vCenter Server
7 15 (3.53%) Backup Exec
8 14 (3.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 11 (2.59%) McAfee ePO
9 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (2.59%) NetBackup
10 10 (2.35%) AirWatch
11 9 (2.12%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (1.88%) PingFederate
13 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (1.18%) SmoothWall
15 4 (0.94%) Nessus
15 4 (0.94%) vMotion
16 3 (0.71%) HP SIM
16 3 (0.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 260 (61.18%) Microsoft
2 173 (40.71%) VMware
3 100 (23.53%) Citrix
4 62 (14.59%) Cisco
5 59 (13.88%) HP
6 35 (8.24%) EMC
7 27 (6.35%) Symantec
8 26 (6.12%) Apple
9 25 (5.88%) NetApp
10 23 (5.41%) McAfee
11 21 (4.94%) SolarWinds
12 19 (4.47%) CommVault
12 19 (4.47%) Ivanti
13 18 (4.24%) Avaya
14 15 (3.53%) Dell
14 15 (3.53%) Veeam
15 11 (2.59%) Clearswift
15 11 (2.59%) Polycom
15 11 (2.59%) Remedy
16 10 (2.35%) Mitel