Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 20 February 2020 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
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 662 801 759
Rank change year-on-year +139 -42 -139
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 74 94 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.75% 0.58% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 64 72
UK median daily rate £185 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.08% +4.50% -7.51%
10th Percentile £120 £208 £130
90th Percentile £500 £400 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £349 £325
% change year-on-year -46.99% +7.38% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.33% +120.59% -2.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -57.33% +200.00% -41.86%

Exchange Server 2007 is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,815 16,094 16,490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.28% 16.22% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,259 10,406 10,999
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £260 £275 £263
90th Percentile £640 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 342 390
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.82 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.94% +4.33% -1.30%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.43 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.38 £18.05
% change year-on-year +9.35% -3.75% -6.22%

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2007 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2020. 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
England +131 71 £185 -43.08% 27
UK excluding London +112 71 £185 -46.99% 22
South East +64 35 £179 -51.03% 7
North of England +75 28 £185 -40.32% 7
North East - 18 £185 -
North West +25 8 £500 +61.29% 4
South West +23 5 £438 -35.19% 4
London +96 3 £275 +14.58% 5
Wales - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £419 - 3
Midlands +56 1 £275 -21.43% 3
West Midlands +46 1 £275 -21.43% 2
East of England +39 1 £375 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 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 with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 74 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 53 (71.62%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (64.86%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (60.81%) Office 365
5 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
6 39 (52.70%) Windows
6 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
7 35 (47.30%) Citrix
8 34 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (43.24%) SharePoint
9 32 (43.24%) Incident Management
9 32 (43.24%) SCCM
10 31 (41.89%) Windows Server
11 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (37.84%) Security Cleared
12 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
12 28 (37.84%) Windows 7
13 27 (36.49%) SC Cleared
13 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (35.14%) ITSM
14 26 (35.14%) Remote Desktop
14 26 (35.14%) Software Delivery
15 25 (33.78%) Windows 2000
15 25 (33.78%) HP
16 24 (32.43%) Windows XP
16 24 (32.43%) Peregrine
16 24 (32.43%) Remedy
16 24 (32.43%) ServiceCenter
16 24 (32.43%) Windows Vista
16 24 (32.43%) Remedy ITSM

Exchange Server 2007
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 74 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (43.24%) SharePoint
4 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.41%) IIS
7 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 53 (71.62%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (31.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (31.08%) MS Visio
3 22 (29.73%) Acrobat
4 15 (20.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (32.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 45 (60.81%) Office 365
2 17 (22.97%) Azure
3 5 (6.76%) AWS
4 4 (5.41%) OneDrive
5 3 (4.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.70%) IaaS
6 2 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.14%) Remote Desktop
2 24 (32.43%) WebEx
3 23 (31.08%) Internet
3 23 (31.08%) VPN
4 10 (13.51%) DNS
5 9 (12.16%) DHCP
6 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.76%) LAN
7 5 (6.76%) WAN
8 4 (5.41%) DMZ
8 4 (5.41%) SAN
8 4 (5.41%) Skype
8 4 (5.41%) VLAN
9 3 (4.05%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (2.70%) SMTP
11 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.05%) Local Government
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Support Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Desktop Support
4 13 (17.57%) Help Desk Support
5 12 (16.22%) IT Support
6 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) IT Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 7 (9.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) IT Analyst
9 6 (8.11%) Migration Manager
10 5 (6.76%) Consultant
10 5 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Incident Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Exchange Consultant
11 4 (5.41%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) CSS
1 1 (1.35%) LDAP
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Blackberry
1 23 (31.08%) PDA
2 6 (8.11%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.70%) BYOD
5 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.70%) Windows
2 31 (41.89%) Windows Server
3 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (37.84%) Windows 7
5 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (33.78%) Windows 2000
7 24 (32.43%) Windows Vista
7 24 (32.43%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.70%) Unix
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Problem-Solving
2 32 (43.24%) Incident Management
3 26 (35.14%) ITSM
3 26 (35.14%) Software Delivery
4 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (18.92%) ITIL
7 12 (16.22%) Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Project Management
8 4 (5.41%) Server Management
8 4 (5.41%) Storage Management
9 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.05%) Contract Management
9 3 (4.05%) High Availability
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.05%) Programme Governance
10 2 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.70%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 27 (36.49%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) MCSE
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.05%) MCP
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (1.35%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) MCDST
6 1 (1.35%) MCITP
6 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.76%) XenApp
5 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 2 (2.70%) NDS
6 2 (2.70%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (43.24%) SCCM
2 24 (32.43%) ServiceCenter
3 23 (31.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (6.76%) SCOrch
5 4 (5.41%) SCOM
5 4 (5.41%) vRealize
6 3 (4.05%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.05%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
2 35 (47.30%) Citrix
3 25 (33.78%) HP
4 24 (32.43%) Bomgar
4 24 (32.43%) Peregrine
4 24 (32.43%) Remedy
5 22 (29.73%) Adobe
6 15 (20.27%) VMware
7 8 (10.81%) NetApp
8 5 (6.76%) Dell
8 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.41%) EMC
9 4 (5.41%) EqualLogic
10 3 (4.05%) Cisco
11 2 (2.70%) Apple
11 2 (2.70%) Lotus
11 2 (2.70%) McAfee
11 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.35%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.35%) Sophos