The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 154 144
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.41% 1.45% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £300 £388 £619
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -37.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £246 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £924
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £300 £263
% change year-on-year -24.16% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £18.41
% change year-on-year -18.18% -10.38%  

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 427 620 560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.51% 16.21% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 375 322
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -24.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.49 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £36.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Cheshire +26 5 £300 -20.00% 2
Lancashire +4 1 - - 1
Exchange Server 2007
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Office 365
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (41.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) Symantec
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) IronPort
8 5 (29.41%) RightFax
8 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
8 5 (29.41%) Intel
9 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (23.53%) Dell
9 4 (23.53%) Migration
9 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
9 4 (23.53%) Local Government
9 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
9 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
10 3 (17.65%) Splunk
10 3 (17.65%) Data Protection

Exchange Server 2007
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Office 365
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Skype
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DKIM
3 2 (11.76%) DMARC
4 1 (5.88%) DMZ
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) OLTP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SSDT
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Local Government
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Messaging Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Support
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 6 (35.29%) IronPort
4 5 (29.41%) Intel
4 5 (29.41%) RightFax
5 4 (23.53%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) McAfee
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
6 3 (17.65%) Trustwave
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) Canon
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco
8 1 (5.88%) EMC
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.88%) ScanSafe
8 1 (5.88%) Veritas