Period
to 19 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 451 385 312
Rank change year-on-year -66 -73 -74
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 433 527 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.59% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 3.21% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 327 435
England median daily rate £300 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -0.14%
10th Percentile £131 £164 £132
90th Percentile £450 £450 £438
UK median daily rate £300 £313 £306
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.04% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 50
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.10 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +5.95% -16.98%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.80 £35.25 £27.18
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £17.10 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.88% +5.95% -13.69%

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 15,351 16,407 17,426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.64% 18.23% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,317 10,631 11,105
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £268 £258 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 372 515
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.23 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.53 £21.00
% change year-on-year -0.15% -7.00% +16.67%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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
South East -7 127 £290 -17.14% 40
London -121 119 £330 +1.54% 51
North of England +17 87 £301 +0.42% 35
South West +16 41 £408 +42.36% 9
Midlands +15 41 £270 -10.00% 11
Yorkshire +18 35 £313 +4.17% 12
North West +9 29 £280 -13.85% 23
East Midlands +13 26 £288 -12.88% 7
East of England -17 24 £260 +30.00% 17
North East +21 23 £311 +0.24%
West Midlands +3 15 £265 -7.83% 4
Exchange Server 2010
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 433 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 334 (77.14%) Windows
3 300 (69.28%) Active Directory
4 211 (48.73%) Windows Server
5 207 (47.81%) Microsoft
5 207 (47.81%) Office 365
6 167 (38.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 152 (35.10%) VMware
8 137 (31.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 128 (29.56%) Skype for Business
10 122 (28.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 109 (25.17%) Migration
12 107 (24.71%) ITIL
13 97 (22.40%) Citrix
14 96 (22.17%) Windows 7
15 93 (21.48%) PowerShell
16 87 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
17 85 (19.63%) Microsoft Office
18 81 (18.71%) Hyper-V
19 79 (18.24%) Cisco
20 75 (17.32%) Skype
21 74 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
22 73 (16.86%) SCCM
23 70 (16.17%) DNS
24 68 (15.70%) Security Cleared
25 66 (15.24%) DHCP
25 66 (15.24%) SharePoint
26 63 (14.55%) Windows 10
27 60 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2007
27 60 (13.86%) WAN

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
1 433 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 128 (29.56%) Skype for Business
3 122 (28.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 66 (15.24%) SharePoint
5 60 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (5.31%) IIS
8 22 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (3.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.85%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.15%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.69%) Apache
15 3 (0.69%) CMS
16 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
16 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (19.63%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.46%) Acrobat
2 15 (3.46%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.46%) PaintShop Pro
3 13 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.23%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 207 (47.81%) Office 365
2 55 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.00%) OneDrive
4 12 (2.77%) Mimecast
5 11 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (1.62%) IaaS
8 3 (0.69%) Yammer
9 2 (0.46%) G Suite
9 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.23%) Serverless
10 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 75 (17.32%) Skype
2 70 (16.17%) DNS
3 66 (15.24%) DHCP
4 60 (13.86%) LAN
4 60 (13.86%) WAN
5 55 (12.70%) Firewall
6 43 (9.93%) SAN
7 31 (7.16%) TCP/IP
8 29 (6.70%) VoIP
9 24 (5.54%) VPN
10 20 (4.62%) IP Telephony
11 16 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
12 15 (3.46%) PBX
13 13 (3.00%) Wireless
14 12 (2.77%) NetScaler
14 12 (2.77%) SMS
15 11 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (2.54%) SMTP
16 10 (2.31%) Internet
17 8 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.46%) MySQL
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (7.62%) Finance
2 14 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.00%) Legal
4 10 (2.31%) Back Office
5 9 (2.08%) Banking
6 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.69%) Law
6 3 (0.69%) Retail
7 2 (0.46%) Local Government
7 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (18.24%) Analyst
2 58 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 50 (11.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 46 (10.62%) Support Engineer
5 41 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (8.78%) Consultant
7 35 (8.08%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.70%) Desktop Support
9 26 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (5.54%) Infrastructure Support
11 22 (5.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 21 (4.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 21 (4.85%) Service Analyst
13 20 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
13 20 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
14 19 (4.39%) Exchange Engineer
14 19 (4.39%) IT Support
15 18 (4.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 18 (4.16%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.54%) .NET
2 8 (1.85%) XML
3 3 (0.69%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.46%) Velocity
5 1 (0.23%) Web Services
5 1 (0.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.93%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.31%) Blackberry
4 21 (4.85%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.54%) Fat Client
5 11 (2.54%) Thin Client
6 10 (2.31%) iPhone
7 9 (2.08%) Clustering
7 9 (2.08%) Replication
7 9 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.62%) iPad
9 6 (1.39%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.39%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.39%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.39%) HP Storage
9 6 (1.39%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.15%) PKI
11 4 (0.92%) NHS
11 4 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 334 (77.14%) Windows
2 211 (48.73%) Windows Server
3 167 (38.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 137 (31.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (22.17%) Windows 7
6 63 (14.55%) Windows 10
7 59 (13.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (10.62%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.23%) Linux
9 14 (3.23%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.77%) Android
11 8 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.15%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.23%) Unix
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (25.17%) Migration
2 107 (24.71%) ITIL
3 39 (9.01%) Change Management
4 34 (7.85%) Incident Management
5 25 (5.77%) Problem Management
5 25 (5.77%) Service Management
6 21 (4.85%) Service Delivery
7 15 (3.46%) Change Control
7 15 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (3.46%) Server Virtualisation
8 14 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 14 (3.23%) Time Management
9 13 (3.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (3.00%) SDLC
10 12 (2.77%) ITIL V3
11 11 (2.54%) Mentoring
12 10 (2.31%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (2.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (2.31%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (21.48%) PowerShell
2 18 (4.16%) SQL
3 11 (2.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.85%) C#
5 6 (1.39%) VBScript
6 5 (1.15%) VB
7 2 (0.46%) C
8 1 (0.23%) R
8 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (15.70%) Security Cleared
3 55 (12.70%) MCSE
4 54 (12.47%) SC Cleared
5 27 (6.24%) CCNA
5 27 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (4.16%) MCSA
7 17 (3.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (3.70%) MCP
9 13 (3.00%) Degree
10 11 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (2.31%) MCITP
12 8 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (1.62%) CCA
13 7 (1.62%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.62%) MCTS
14 6 (1.39%) CCNP
14 6 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (1.39%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.62%) SLA
2 9 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 300 (69.28%) Active Directory
2 87 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (18.71%) Hyper-V
4 49 (11.32%) XenApp
5 45 (10.39%) vSphere
6 24 (5.54%) XenDesktop
7 23 (5.31%) XenServer
8 20 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (3.46%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.85%) Brightmail
12 6 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.23%) Docker
15 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (16.86%) SCCM
2 23 (5.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 17 (3.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 16 (3.70%) SCOM
5 12 (2.77%) AirWatch
6 11 (2.54%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.92%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.92%) Nagios
9 4 (0.92%) WSUS
10 3 (0.69%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.69%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.69%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.69%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.46%) Cisco LMS
11 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 207 (47.81%) Microsoft
2 152 (35.10%) VMware
3 97 (22.40%) Citrix
4 79 (18.24%) Cisco
5 56 (12.93%) HP
6 28 (6.47%) Symantec
7 20 (4.62%) Ivanti
8 15 (3.46%) Adobe
9 14 (3.23%) Avaya
10 12 (2.77%) Dell
11 11 (2.54%) Veeam
12 10 (2.31%) EMC
12 10 (2.31%) IronPort
12 10 (2.31%) Polycom
13 9 (2.08%) Altiris
13 9 (2.08%) IBM
14 8 (1.85%) F5
14 8 (1.85%) Fortinet
14 8 (1.85%) MobileIron
14 8 (1.85%) NetApp