The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 183 145
Rank change year-on-year -10 -38  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 55 86 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.69% 0.91% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.28% 5.21% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 64 57
Median daily rate £330 £290 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -15.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £308 £300
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.63 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -8.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £116.88 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.41% +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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1286 1651 1656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.24% 17.56% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 1076 922
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 77
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £48.50 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the South East

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Hampshire +6 24 £325 +4.00% 4
Berkshire +30 17 £318 +9.01% 6
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £358 +23.27% 4
West Sussex +8 3 £225 -
Surrey -4 2 - - 4
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 116 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 83 (71.55%) Windows
3 79 (68.10%) Active Directory
4 74 (63.79%) Microsoft
5 62 (53.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (53.45%) Windows Server
6 57 (49.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (46.55%) Office 365
8 53 (45.69%) VMware
9 49 (42.24%) PowerShell
10 43 (37.07%) Skype for Business
11 37 (31.90%) Security Cleared
12 35 (30.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (30.17%) Exchange Server 2007
13 34 (29.31%) Migration
14 32 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (26.72%) Skype
16 30 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2003
16 30 (25.86%) ITIL
17 25 (21.55%) Cisco
17 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
18 23 (19.83%) Windows 7
19 22 (18.97%) SC Cleared
20 20 (17.24%) Hyper-V
20 20 (17.24%) DNS
20 20 (17.24%) NetApp
21 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
22 17 (14.66%) MCITP
22 17 (14.66%) Firewall

Exchange Server 2010
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 116 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 57 (49.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (37.07%) Skype for Business
4 35 (30.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 8 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (4.31%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (2.59%) IIS
10 1 (0.86%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) assyst
1 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (46.55%) Office 365
2 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.59%) IaaS
5 2 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.86%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.72%) Skype
2 20 (17.24%) DNS
3 17 (14.66%) DHCP
3 17 (14.66%) Firewall
4 16 (13.79%) SAN
5 14 (12.07%) VoIP
6 13 (11.21%) LAN
7 11 (9.48%) SMTP
8 9 (7.76%) WAN
9 6 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (4.31%) PBX
10 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.59%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.59%) DMARC
12 2 (1.72%) Internet
12 2 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.86%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.86%) VPN
13 1 (0.86%) Wireless
13 1 (0.86%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (4.31%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Military
3 1 (0.86%) Banking
3 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (19.83%) Consultant
2 19 (16.38%) Support Engineer
3 18 (15.52%) Exchange Consultant
4 17 (14.66%) Analyst
4 17 (14.66%) Office 365 Consultant
5 15 (12.93%) Migration Consultant
6 14 (12.07%) Wintel Engineer
7 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Consultant
8 11 (9.48%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.48%) Server Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Active Directory Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Support Analyst
9 9 (7.76%) VMware Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (6.90%) Architect
10 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 7 (6.03%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) XML
2 1 (0.86%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) OAuth
2 1 (0.86%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.03%) Clustering
3 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.31%) Replication
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) PKI
7 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.86%) iPad
8 1 (0.86%) iPhone
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (71.55%) Windows
2 62 (53.45%) Windows Server
2 62 (53.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (19.83%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.62%) Linux
7 9 (7.76%) Windows 10
8 7 (6.03%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.17%) Android
9 6 (5.17%) Unix
9 6 (5.17%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.31%) SUSE
11 2 (1.72%) AIX
11 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.86%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Migration
2 30 (25.86%) ITIL
3 10 (8.62%) Service Management
4 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (6.03%) Change Management
6 7 (6.03%) ITIL V3
7 6 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (5.17%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.17%) Validation
8 4 (3.45%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.45%) High Availability
8 4 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (3.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (2.59%) ITSM
9 3 (2.59%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.24%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.93%) VBScript
3 13 (11.21%) SQL
4 6 (5.17%) VB
5 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (31.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (18.97%) SC Cleared
4 17 (14.66%) MCITP
4 17 (14.66%) MCSA
5 8 (6.90%) MCSE
6 6 (5.17%) MCP
7 5 (4.31%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.59%) Degree
9 2 (1.72%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.72%) RHCE
9 2 (1.72%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (68.10%) Active Directory
2 35 (30.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 14 (12.07%) VMware ESX
5 13 (11.21%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.03%) vSphere
7 6 (5.17%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.72%) UAG
8 2 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.72%) XenApp
8 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.86%) Firmware
9 1 (0.86%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) AirWatch
2 6 (5.17%) NetBackup
2 6 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (5.17%) WSUS
3 5 (4.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.72%) Puppet
5 2 (1.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.86%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 53 (45.69%) VMware
3 25 (21.55%) Cisco
4 20 (17.24%) NetApp
5 15 (12.93%) HP
6 13 (11.21%) Citrix
7 10 (8.62%) Symantec
8 6 (5.17%) MobileIron
9 5 (4.31%) IBM
10 4 (3.45%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.45%) Dell
10 4 (3.45%) F5
11 3 (2.59%) Clearswift
11 3 (2.59%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.72%) AppSense
12 2 (1.72%) CommVault
12 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.86%) Intel Security
13 1 (0.86%) Lotus
13 1 (0.86%) Remedy
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