Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 172 167
Rank change year-on-year +51 -5 -41
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 85 60 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.49% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.84% 4.68% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 32 42
North West median daily rate £325 £338 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.97% +11.68%
10th Percentile £113 £246 £208
90th Percentile £475 £460 £500
England median daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year +6.56% -1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 3
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.58% -24.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.90 £15.50
90th Percentile £124.43 £33.90 £20.50
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +6.67% -25.69% +15.34%

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 864 1283 1149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.14% 16.66% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 749 629
North West median daily rate £375 £386 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.72% +2.12% +12.69%
10th Percentile £231 £228 £213
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 59 53
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £20.39 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.53% -2.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.20 £42.35 £51.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

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 21 July 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
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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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
Manchester +29 43 £350 +27.27% 16
Merseyside +1 14 £213 -32.00% 1
Cheshire +32 13 £325 -23.53% 6
Cumbria +12 10 £225 -10.00% 1
Lancashire +6 4 £238 -43.45% 2
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 85 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 69 (81.18%) Active Directory
3 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 49 (57.65%) Windows
5 46 (54.12%) Windows Server
6 45 (52.94%) Office 365
7 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (38.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (37.65%) VMware
10 29 (34.12%) DNS
11 28 (32.94%) Skype for Business
12 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
13 24 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (27.06%) Windows 7
15 22 (25.88%) ITIL
16 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (23.53%) Citrix
17 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
18 19 (22.35%) DHCP
19 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (18.82%) Skype
20 16 (18.82%) Windows 10
21 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
22 14 (16.47%) Cisco
22 14 (16.47%) MCP
22 14 (16.47%) Symantec
23 13 (15.29%) Blackberry
23 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
24 12 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 85 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (38.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (32.94%) Skype for Business
4 12 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (8.24%) IIS
7 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.35%) Apache
9 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 45 (52.94%) Office 365
2 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.88%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.71%) Yammer
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.12%) DNS
2 19 (22.35%) DHCP
3 16 (18.82%) Skype
4 9 (10.59%) Unified Communications
5 8 (9.41%) LAN
6 7 (8.24%) Internet
6 7 (8.24%) NAS
7 6 (7.06%) Firewall
7 6 (7.06%) VoIP
8 5 (5.88%) WAN
9 4 (4.71%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.71%) SAN
9 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.71%) VPN
9 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.53%) PPTP
11 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.18%) Junos
12 1 (1.18%) MPLS
12 1 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (12.94%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Analyst
2 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.24%) Consultant
3 7 (8.24%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Administrator
4 6 (7.06%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Service Analyst
4 6 (7.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) Help Desk Officer
6 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) IT Support
6 4 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) LAMP
1 2 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Blackberry
2 10 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.41%) Life Science
3 8 (9.41%) Replication
4 6 (7.06%) PKI
5 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) iPhone
6 3 (3.53%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (2.35%) Clustering
8 1 (1.18%) BYOD
8 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Windows
2 46 (54.12%) Windows Server
3 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (27.06%) Windows 7
5 16 (18.82%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.88%) Android
6 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.35%) CentOS
8 2 (2.35%) Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) ITIL
2 8 (9.41%) Change Management
3 7 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (8.24%) DevOps
3 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.24%) Identity Access Management
3 7 (8.24%) Migration
3 7 (8.24%) Password Management
4 5 (5.88%) CRM
4 5 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 5 (5.88%) Task Automation
5 4 (4.71%) Compliance Management
5 4 (4.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.71%) Service Management
6 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.53%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.53%) Release Management
6 3 (3.53%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.24%) SQL
3 1 (1.18%) VB
3 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.47%) MCP
4 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.59%) MCSE
6 6 (7.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (5.88%) MCSA
8 4 (4.71%) MCITP
9 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.18%) CCNA
10 1 (1.18%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (81.18%) Active Directory
2 24 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.24%) XenApp
5 5 (5.88%) vSphere
6 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.18%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (7.06%) AirWatch
2 6 (7.06%) SCCM
3 5 (5.88%) SCOM
4 4 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (4.71%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.53%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.53%) WSUS
6 2 (2.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 32 (37.65%) VMware
3 20 (23.53%) Citrix
4 14 (16.47%) Cisco
4 14 (16.47%) Symantec
5 9 (10.59%) HP
5 9 (10.59%) Proofpoint
6 7 (8.24%) Polycom
7 6 (7.06%) Dell
8 5 (5.88%) Adobe
9 4 (4.71%) EMC
9 4 (4.71%) IBM
9 4 (4.71%) NetApp
9 4 (4.71%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.71%) Veeam
10 3 (3.53%) Kaseya
10 3 (3.53%) McAfee
10 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.53%) Synology
10 3 (3.53%) Trustwave
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