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 3 months to 27 April 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 2010
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 140 137
Rank change year-on-year +35 -3  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 30 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.08% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.52% 3.45% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 10
Median daily rate £325 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.23% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £190.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -91.57% +1017.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £190.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £190.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -  

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 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 399 695 602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.37% 17.24% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 393 313
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 32
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 27 April 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
Manchester +10 9 £335 +21.81% 9
Cheshire +40 8 £350 -22.22% 6
Cumbria - 6 £220 - 2
Lancashire 0 3 - - 1
Merseyside - 3 £300 - 2
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 47 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 43 (91.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (65.96%) Windows
3 31 (65.96%) Windows Server
4 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
5 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (48.94%) VMware
8 19 (40.43%) Office 365
9 18 (38.30%) Citrix
10 17 (36.17%) DNS
11 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
12 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (29.79%) ITIL
13 13 (27.66%) Skype for Business
13 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
15 10 (21.28%) Cisco
16 9 (19.15%) HP
16 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (19.15%) XenApp
16 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
17 8 (17.02%) Windows 10
17 8 (17.02%) Symantec
17 8 (17.02%) MCSE
17 8 (17.02%) Polycom
17 8 (17.02%) Video Conferencing
17 8 (17.02%) Life Science
17 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing

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 47 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (27.66%) Skype for Business
4 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.64%) IIS
5 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
6 4 (8.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (4.26%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) DNS
2 7 (14.89%) DHCP
3 6 (12.77%) Firewall
3 6 (12.77%) Skype
4 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.26%) Internet
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) NAS
5 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) Intranet
6 1 (2.13%) SMTP
6 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Messaging Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Data Centre Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Messaging Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) LAMP
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Life Science
1 8 (17.02%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
1 31 (65.96%) Windows Server
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.02%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) CentOS
7 2 (4.26%) Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Android
8 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.64%) Change Management
3 5 (10.64%) Service Management
4 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
5 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.38%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.26%) Email Migration
6 2 (4.26%) ERP
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Release Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
3 7 (14.89%) MCP
4 6 (12.77%) MCSA
5 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.26%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (91.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.15%) XenApp
4 5 (10.64%) vSphere
5 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
1 5 (10.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (6.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (4.26%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.26%) vMotion
3 2 (4.26%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) VMware
3 18 (38.30%) Citrix
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco
5 9 (19.15%) HP
6 8 (17.02%) Polycom
6 8 (17.02%) Symantec
7 7 (14.89%) IronPort
8 5 (10.64%) Intel
8 5 (10.64%) RightFax
9 4 (8.51%) IBM
9 4 (8.51%) NetApp
10 3 (6.38%) CommVault
10 3 (6.38%) Dell
10 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
10 3 (6.38%) Splunk
10 3 (6.38%) Trustwave
11 2 (4.26%) AppSense
11 2 (4.26%) Kaspersky
11 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
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