The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 25 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 / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 129
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 0 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.04% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 10
Median daily rate - £325 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £300 £269
% change year-on-year -24.16% +11.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +130.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% -17.50%  

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 South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 389 527 525
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.51% 17.87% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 373 360
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 32
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +110.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Office 365
4 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Vista
9 4 (20.00%) IronPort
9 4 (20.00%) Wireless
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) Intel
9 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
9 4 (20.00%) Apple
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (20.00%) RightFax
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 3 (15.00%) SLA
10 3 (15.00%) Change Management
10 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity

Exchange Server 2007
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (15.00%) Change Management
1 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Apple
2 4 (20.00%) Intel
2 4 (20.00%) IronPort
2 4 (20.00%) RightFax