Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 15 October 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
England > North West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 133 199
Rank change year-on-year -18 +66 -33
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 69 74 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.17% 1.32% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.70% 8.76% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 17
North West median daily rate £275 £280 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -8.20% +27.08%
10th Percentile £118 £106 £137
90th Percentile £374 £475 £460
England median daily rate £301 £314 £318
% change year-on-year -4.14% -1.10% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +11.58% -21.42%
10th Percentile £13.85 £11.25 £11.90
90th Percentile £124.13 £168.75 £18.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06% -16.46%

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 896 845 1,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.13% 15.12% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 526 736
North West median daily rate £400 £385 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -2.72% -4.64%
10th Percentile £191 £233 £251
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 37 47
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £24.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +54.84% -8.82%
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.15 £11.64
90th Percentile £99.00 £47.00 £33.26
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the North West over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the North West over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the North West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Cheshire +3 29 £288 +2.68% 3
Manchester -35 25 £275 -35.67% 13
Merseyside +4 7 £293 +134.00% 2
Lancashire -15 4 £160 -46.67% 2
Cumbria -7 1 £400 -
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 69 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 49 (71.01%) Windows
2 49 (71.01%) Office 365
3 41 (59.42%) Active Directory
4 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 32 (46.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (46.38%) Windows Server
6 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
7 24 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (30.43%) DNS
9 20 (28.99%) VMware
10 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (27.54%) Windows 10
11 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 17 (24.64%) LAN
12 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (23.19%) Hyper-V
13 16 (23.19%) WAN
14 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
14 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (18.84%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (17.39%) ITIL
16 12 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
17 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office

Exchange Server 2010
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 69 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (46.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (18.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (13.04%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (71.01%) Office 365
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.90%) IaaS
5 2 (2.90%) SaaS
6 1 (1.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) DNS
2 17 (24.64%) LAN
3 16 (23.19%) WAN
4 11 (15.94%) DHCP
5 8 (11.59%) Skype
6 7 (10.14%) Firewall
7 5 (7.25%) SMTP
8 4 (5.80%) SAN
9 3 (4.35%) DMZ
9 3 (4.35%) VoIP
10 2 (2.90%) SMS
11 1 (1.45%) Internet
11 1 (1.45%) PBX
11 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (15.94%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Administrator
3 9 (13.04%) Office 365 Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Messaging Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Field Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) SharePoint Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.25%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.25%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.35%) PKI
4 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.90%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 49 (71.01%) Windows
2 32 (46.38%) Windows Server
3 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
4 19 (27.54%) Windows 10
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.45%) Linux
9 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (17.39%) ITIL
4 11 (15.94%) Migration
5 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.70%) ITSM
6 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.35%) CRM
8 3 (4.35%) Email Filtering
9 2 (2.90%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (2.90%) Decision-Making
9 2 (2.90%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 1 (1.45%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VBScript
3 1 (1.45%) C
3 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) CCNA
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.90%) MCITP
4 2 (2.90%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 41 (59.42%) Active Directory
2 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.19%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.35%) XenApp
6 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.35%) XenServer
7 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) WSUS
2 5 (7.25%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) vCenter Server
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.90%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.45%) SCOM
6 1 (1.45%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) VMware
3 9 (13.04%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) McAfee
5 5 (7.25%) Citrix
5 5 (7.25%) Clearswift
5 5 (7.25%) Symantec
5 5 (7.25%) Teradici
6 4 (5.80%) Avaya
6 4 (5.80%) Trustwave
7 3 (4.35%) Dell
7 3 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.35%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) Nortel
7 3 (4.35%) Splunk
8 2 (2.90%) arcserve
8 2 (2.90%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.90%) Veeam
9 1 (1.45%) EMC
9 1 (1.45%) NetApp