Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 470 412 357
Rank change year-on-year -58 -55 -94
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 441 509 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.79% 3.34% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 342 399
England median daily rate £301 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.94% +2.40% +0.81%
10th Percentile £156 £130 £175
90th Percentile £438 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £301 £315 £313
% change year-on-year -4.44% +0.80% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 69
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.26% -19.99%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.85 £48.75 £34.20
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% -17.50%

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 15,797 15,250 18,390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.78% 16.80% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,452 9,947 12,293
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 390 450
England median hourly rate £21.25 £20.47 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +2.34% -
10th Percentile £12.49 £11.25 £11.90
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.88 £46.13
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +48 178 £251 -26.32% 41
North of England -67 87 £275 -10.42% 22
South East -40 72 £363 +15.08% 15
North West -26 63 £275 -18.52% 11
Midlands +6 42 £275 +29.53% 7
South West -28 38 £325 -7.14% 15
West Midlands -13 27 £325 +36.84% 5
East of England -15 26 £375 +7.91% 11
Yorkshire -19 22 £308 -1.60% 11
East Midlands +12 16 £130 -20.00% 2
North East -42 2 £270 -10.74%
Exchange Server 2010
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 441 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 353 (80.05%) Windows
3 297 (67.35%) Active Directory
4 288 (65.31%) Microsoft
5 223 (50.57%) Windows Server
6 222 (50.34%) Office 365
7 193 (43.76%) VMware
8 172 (39.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 147 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 124 (28.12%) ITIL
11 122 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 121 (27.44%) Exchange Server 2013
13 118 (26.76%) PowerShell
14 114 (25.85%) DNS
15 109 (24.72%) Windows 10
16 103 (23.36%) SCCM
17 102 (23.13%) Windows 7
18 95 (21.54%) Citrix
19 93 (21.09%) Skype for Business
20 89 (20.18%) Microsoft Office
21 88 (19.95%) Hyper-V
22 85 (19.27%) SQL Server
23 84 (19.05%) DHCP
24 82 (18.59%) Migration
25 81 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 73 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
27 69 (15.65%) Skype
28 67 (15.19%) SQL
29 65 (14.74%) HP
30 64 (14.51%) Finance

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
1 441 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 121 (27.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 93 (21.09%) Skype for Business
4 63 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 59 (13.38%) SharePoint
6 36 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 25 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (2.49%) IIS
10 3 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.45%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.45%) Site Server
12 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 89 (20.18%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (0.45%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 222 (50.34%) Office 365
2 73 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (6.35%) Mimecast
5 19 (4.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (2.04%) IaaS
6 9 (2.04%) OneDrive
7 7 (1.59%) SaaS
8 6 (1.36%) Yammer
9 4 (0.91%) iTunes
9 4 (0.91%) PaaS
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.45%) G Suite
11 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.23%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 114 (25.85%) DNS
2 84 (19.05%) DHCP
3 69 (15.65%) Skype
4 57 (12.93%) LAN
5 50 (11.34%) WAN
6 44 (9.98%) Firewall
7 41 (9.30%) TCP/IP
7 41 (9.30%) VPN
8 28 (6.35%) SAN
9 25 (5.67%) SMTP
10 22 (4.99%) VoIP
11 21 (4.76%) FCoE
12 14 (3.17%) WebEx
13 12 (2.72%) Unified Communications
14 11 (2.49%) Internet
15 10 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (2.27%) VLAN
16 8 (1.81%) NetScaler
17 6 (1.36%) Network Security
17 6 (1.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.45%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (1.36%) JIRA
2 3 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.45%) MSI
General
1 64 (14.51%) Finance
2 18 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.40%) Banking
4 14 (3.17%) Back Office
4 14 (3.17%) Retail
5 12 (2.72%) Legal
6 8 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.13%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.13%) Law
7 5 (1.13%) Marketing
8 3 (0.68%) Games
8 3 (0.68%) Local Government
9 2 (0.45%) Advertising
9 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (18.37%) Analyst
2 77 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 52 (11.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 44 (9.98%) Support Engineer
5 42 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (8.62%) Server Engineer
6 38 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 32 (7.26%) Administrator
8 30 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 30 (6.80%) Messaging Engineer
9 29 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
10 27 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 27 (6.12%) Exchange Engineer
11 25 (5.67%) Office 365 Engineer
11 25 (5.67%) Service Analyst
12 23 (5.22%) Service Desk Analyst
12 23 (5.22%) Windows Engineer
13 19 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (4.31%) Active Directory Support
14 18 (4.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.36%) Web Services
2 4 (0.91%) .NET
2 4 (0.91%) ADSI
2 4 (0.91%) LDAP
2 4 (0.91%) WSH
3 3 (0.68%) XMPP
4 2 (0.45%) CSS
4 2 (0.45%) HTML
5 1 (0.23%) MAPI
5 1 (0.23%) OAuth
5 1 (0.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.83%) Clustering
2 45 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 29 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.67%) Blackberry
5 21 (4.76%) CLARiiON
6 18 (4.08%) iPhone
6 18 (4.08%) Smartphone
7 10 (2.27%) Handset
7 10 (2.27%) iPad
8 9 (2.04%) Replication
8 9 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.81%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.81%) PKI
9 8 (1.81%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.36%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.91%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.91%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.68%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 353 (80.05%) Windows
2 223 (50.57%) Windows Server
3 172 (39.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 109 (24.72%) Windows 10
6 102 (23.13%) Windows 7
7 63 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (7.94%) Linux
9 33 (7.48%) Windows 8
10 24 (5.44%) Windows XP
11 23 (5.22%) Apple iOS
12 17 (3.85%) Android
13 13 (2.95%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.91%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.45%) Unix
17 1 (0.23%) HPUX
17 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (28.12%) ITIL
2 82 (18.59%) Migration
3 81 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 53 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (8.39%) Change Management
6 35 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (6.80%) Virtual Environments
8 29 (6.58%) Network Load Balancing
9 28 (6.35%) Service Management
10 26 (5.90%) Capacity Planning
11 25 (5.67%) ITIL V3
12 24 (5.44%) Server Management
13 23 (5.22%) Patch Management
14 16 (3.63%) Presales
15 15 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (3.40%) Mentoring
15 15 (3.40%) Server Patching
16 14 (3.17%) Security Patching
17 13 (2.95%) Mobile Device Management
17 13 (2.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 118 (26.76%) PowerShell
2 67 (15.19%) SQL
3 14 (3.17%) VBScript
4 5 (1.13%) C
5 2 (0.45%) C#
5 2 (0.45%) Java
5 2 (0.45%) VB
6 1 (0.23%) Python
6 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (7.71%) Security Cleared
3 32 (7.26%) MCSE
4 25 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (5.44%) SC Cleared
6 21 (4.76%) Novell Certification
7 16 (3.63%) CCNA
7 16 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (3.63%) Degree
8 15 (3.40%) MCITP
9 14 (3.17%) DV Cleared
9 14 (3.17%) MCSA
10 13 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.36%) CCNP
12 3 (0.68%) MCP
13 2 (0.45%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.45%) MCSD
13 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.45%) PMP
13 2 (0.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.12%) SLA
2 7 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.91%) GDPR
4 3 (0.68%) QA
4 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 297 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 122 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (19.95%) Hyper-V
4 62 (14.06%) vSphere
5 56 (12.70%) VMware ESXi
6 47 (10.66%) XenApp
7 24 (5.44%) XenDesktop
8 19 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (3.40%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (2.72%) VMware Server
10 12 (2.72%) XenServer
11 10 (2.27%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.81%) IAG
12 8 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (1.81%) UAG
13 6 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (1.13%) Xen
15 4 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.45%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 103 (23.36%) SCCM
2 48 (10.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 43 (9.75%) SCOM
4 24 (5.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 21 (4.76%) WSUS
6 17 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 16 (3.63%) Backup Exec
7 16 (3.63%) vCenter Server
8 11 (2.49%) AirWatch
9 9 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 9 (2.04%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.04%) PingFederate
10 7 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (1.36%) Nessus
11 6 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.68%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 288 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 193 (43.76%) VMware
3 95 (21.54%) Citrix
4 65 (14.74%) HP
5 57 (12.93%) Cisco
6 39 (8.84%) EMC
7 32 (7.26%) Apple
8 30 (6.80%) NetApp
9 27 (6.12%) CommVault
9 27 (6.12%) Symantec
10 23 (5.22%) McAfee
11 21 (4.76%) SolarWinds
12 19 (4.31%) Dell
12 19 (4.31%) Trend Micro
13 16 (3.63%) Veeam
14 15 (3.40%) Ivanti
15 13 (2.95%) Avaya
16 12 (2.72%) Clearswift
17 10 (2.27%) Palo Alto
17 10 (2.27%) Polycom