Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 689 612
Rank change year-on-year -86 -77 -89
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 110 173 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 1.06% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 118 172
UK median daily rate £350 £314 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.55% -6.34% +3.08%
10th Percentile £182 £118 £165
90th Percentile £411 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £295 £335
% change year-on-year +20.27% -12.01% +6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
UK median hourly rate £19.13 £14.89 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.44% -14.91% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.50 £9.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.88 £24.73 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £9.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +100.00% -47.95% +11.20%

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 17,175 16,245 19,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.55% 16.98% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,290 10,485 12,827
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +6.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 395 472
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.83 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £52.50 £45.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.39
% change year-on-year -2.56% -4.36% +10.22%

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 15 July 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 13 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 15 July 2018. 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 -60 99 £328 +1.95% 26
UK excluding London -56 76 £355 +20.27% 20
London -66 34 £300 -27.27% 8
South East -28 31 £355 +16.71% 2
North of England -23 17 £265 -19.70% 4
Scotland -28 11 £409 +171.43%
North West -31 11 £250 -25.93% 3
East of England +3 9 £363 +226.58% 4
Yorkshire -17 6 £338 +170.00%
South West 0 4 £368 +8.89% 5
Midlands -11 4 £175 -17.65% 3
West Midlands -28 3 £175 -20.45%
East Midlands +5 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 74 (67.27%) Active Directory
3 72 (65.45%) Office 365
4 70 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 63 (57.27%) Windows
6 50 (45.45%) PowerShell
7 49 (44.55%) Microsoft
8 44 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 42 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (37.27%) Skype for Business
11 39 (35.45%) Migration
12 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (33.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 36 (32.73%) VMware
14 31 (28.18%) Citrix
14 31 (28.18%) ITIL
14 31 (28.18%) SharePoint
15 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (21.82%) XenApp
17 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
18 22 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
18 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
19 19 (17.27%) Skype
20 18 (16.36%) Hyper-V
20 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
21 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (15.45%) SharePoint 2013
22 16 (14.55%) Firewall
23 15 (13.64%) MCSE

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
1 110 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 70 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (37.27%) Skype for Business
4 37 (33.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (28.18%) SharePoint
6 22 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (15.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (8.18%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (5.45%) IIS
10 4 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 72 (65.45%) Office 365
2 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.82%) IaaS
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) Skype
2 16 (14.55%) Firewall
3 15 (13.64%) DNS
3 15 (13.64%) VPN
4 13 (11.82%) LAN
5 12 (10.91%) DHCP
6 11 (10.00%) VLAN
7 8 (7.27%) WAN
8 7 (6.36%) NetScaler
8 7 (6.36%) SAN
8 7 (6.36%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.45%) SMS
10 5 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (2.73%) IPsec
12 2 (1.82%) 3G
12 2 (1.82%) ADSL
12 2 (1.82%) Broadband
12 2 (1.82%) VoIP
13 1 (0.91%) FTP
13 1 (0.91%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Local Government
3 3 (2.73%) Marketing
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (16.36%) Support Engineer
2 16 (14.55%) Analyst
3 10 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (8.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) SharePoint Analyst
5 8 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (7.27%) Messaging Specialist
6 7 (6.36%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.45%) Exchange Support
7 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (5.45%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Migration Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Office 365 Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Office 365 Specialist
8 5 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) PKI
5 3 (2.73%) Clustering
6 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) Replication
6 2 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 63 (57.27%) Windows
2 44 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 42 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (10.91%) Windows 10
8 8 (7.27%) Mac OS
9 7 (6.36%) Windows NT
10 6 (5.45%) Mac OS X
10 6 (5.45%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.73%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.82%) Linux
12 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) Migration
2 31 (28.18%) ITIL
3 14 (12.73%) Change Management
4 12 (10.91%) Presales
5 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (8.18%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.36%) Disk Encryption
7 7 (6.36%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.45%) Email Migration
9 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.64%) High Availability
11 3 (2.73%) Break/Fix
11 3 (2.73%) Change Control
11 3 (2.73%) Network Virtualisation
11 3 (2.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (1.82%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (1.82%) Decision-Making
12 2 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (1.82%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 14 (12.73%) SQL
3 2 (1.82%) VBScript
4 1 (0.91%) C
4 1 (0.91%) LINC
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (13.64%) MCSE
5 14 (12.73%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (5.45%) Degree
6 6 (5.45%) MCSA
7 4 (3.64%) MCP
8 2 (1.82%) MCDST
9 1 (0.91%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.91%) EMCISA
9 1 (0.91%) EMCSA
9 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.91%) MCITP
9 1 (0.91%) VCP5
9 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) GDPR
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 74 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (21.82%) XenApp
3 18 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (8.18%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (7.27%) vSphere
6 8 (7.27%) XenServer
7 7 (6.36%) BitLocker
7 7 (6.36%) VirtualBox
8 3 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.82%) Firmware
10 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) SCCM
2 9 (8.18%) WSUS
3 8 (7.27%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.45%) vCenter Server
6 5 (4.55%) SCOM
7 4 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (3.64%) SmoothWall
8 3 (2.73%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (2.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (2.73%) vMotion
9 2 (1.82%) DameWare
9 2 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.91%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 49 (44.55%) Microsoft
2 36 (32.73%) VMware
3 31 (28.18%) Citrix
4 13 (11.82%) McAfee
5 12 (10.91%) Apple
6 10 (9.09%) Symantec
7 8 (7.27%) Cisco
7 8 (7.27%) Veeam
8 7 (6.36%) Acronis
8 7 (6.36%) HP
8 7 (6.36%) IronPort
8 7 (6.36%) Kaspersky
8 7 (6.36%) Oracle
8 7 (6.36%) Sophos
9 6 (5.45%) SAP
10 5 (4.55%) Avaya
10 5 (4.55%) RightFax
11 4 (3.64%) Dell
12 3 (2.73%) Altiris
12 3 (2.73%) Ivanti