The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
North West / Lancashire
Rank 31 35 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 2 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.95% 3.71% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 16.16% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -0.40% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% +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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 23 99 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 10.95% 22.97% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 70 48
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £45.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -73.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.70 £17.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £19.89 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Kaseya
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Kaseya
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware