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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
UK
Rank 491 494 454
Rank change year-on-year +3 -40  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 108 134 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.39% 1.47% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 90 97
Median daily rate £338 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -6.42% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 17
Median hourly rate £16.77 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.75% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.71 £11.15 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £18.95 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.96%  

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7784 9113 9021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.41% 17.25% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5089 5794 5356
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £561 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 225 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 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
England +18 98 £338 -3.57% 18
London +9 28 £425 +17.24% 8
South East +18 23 £308 -12.45% 3
South West -1 20 £350 -
Berkshire +27 11 £309 -12.41% 1
North West +14 11 £345 -6.44% 3
Swindon +3 11 £388 +6.89%
Wiltshire -4 11 £388 +10.71%
Scotland +17 8 £249 -38.51%
Reading +24 6 £300 +71.14% 1
Manchester +16 6 £345 +13.11%
Milton Keynes -2 6 £350 -
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £350 - 1
Cheshire +31 5 £413 -2.94%
West Midlands +14 5 £220 -26.66%
Bolton - 5 £345 -
Bristol +4 4 £338 -10.00%
Glasgow +3 4 £249 -20.32%
East Midlands - 4 £204 -
Hampshire +7 3 £270 -4.42% 1
Birmingham +2 3 £173 -42.50%
East of England -2 3 £125 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £120 -
Gloucester - 3 £120 -
Southampton +8 2 £260 -33.33% 1
North East -6 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £204 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £234 -

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 204 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 158 (77.45%) Windows
3 140 (68.63%) Active Directory
4 132 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 126 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 94 (46.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 89 (43.63%) Windows Server
8 86 (42.16%) Office 365
8 86 (42.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 74 (36.27%) VMware
10 70 (34.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 50 (24.51%) MS Office
11 50 (24.51%) MS Excel
11 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (23.04%) Windows 7
13 45 (22.06%) PowerShell
14 40 (19.61%) Skype for Business
15 39 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2003
16 38 (18.63%) Migration
16 38 (18.63%) SQL Server
17 37 (18.14%) ITIL
18 35 (17.16%) Cisco
18 35 (17.16%) Citrix
18 35 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (16.18%) DNS
20 30 (14.71%) Security Cleared
21 26 (12.75%) SharePoint
22 25 (12.25%) WAN
22 25 (12.25%) SLA

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related 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
1 204 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 126 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 94 (46.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 40 (19.61%) Skype for Business
5 39 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (12.75%) SharePoint
7 18 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
9 13 (6.37%) IIS
10 6 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 50 (24.51%) MS Excel
1 50 (24.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (42.16%) Office 365
2 35 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.43%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.45%) IaaS
6 2 (0.98%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.98%) PaaS
6 2 (0.98%) SaaS
6 2 (0.98%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.18%) DNS
2 25 (12.25%) WAN
3 21 (10.29%) Firewall
4 19 (9.31%) DHCP
4 19 (9.31%) Skype
5 14 (6.86%) LAN
6 13 (6.37%) Remote Desktop
6 13 (6.37%) VPN
7 12 (5.88%) Internet
7 12 (5.88%) SAN
8 10 (4.90%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.92%) VLAN
9 8 (3.92%) VoIP
10 7 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (3.43%) SMTP
11 6 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (2.94%) MPLS
11 6 (2.94%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.94%) SSL
12 5 (2.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.49%) MS Access
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (11.27%) Finance
2 11 (5.39%) Banking
3 6 (2.94%) Games
4 5 (2.45%) Retail
5 4 (1.96%) Local Government
6 3 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.47%) Law
6 3 (1.47%) Publishing
7 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (21.57%) Support Engineer
2 41 (20.10%) Analyst
3 27 (13.24%) Consultant
4 25 (12.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (9.80%) Architect
7 19 (9.31%) Windows Engineer
8 18 (8.82%) Exchange Engineer
9 17 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 17 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
9 17 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
9 17 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
10 16 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (7.84%) IT Support
10 16 (7.84%) Support Analyst
11 14 (6.86%) IT Engineer
12 13 (6.37%) VMware Engineer
13 12 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (5.39%) Messaging Analyst
14 11 (5.39%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 15 (7.35%) Clustering
3 13 (6.37%) Replication
4 10 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.41%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.98%) NHS
8 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.49%) AS400
9 1 (0.49%) CMDB
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.49%) PKI
9 1 (0.49%) RIA
9 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 158 (77.45%) Windows
2 89 (43.63%) Windows Server
3 86 (42.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (34.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (23.04%) Windows 7
7 14 (6.86%) Android
8 11 (5.39%) Mac OS X
9 10 (4.90%) Unix
9 10 (4.90%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.92%) Linux
10 8 (3.92%) Windows 10
11 7 (3.43%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.45%) SUSE
12 5 (2.45%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.96%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.47%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.98%) AIX
15 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.63%) Migration
2 37 (18.14%) ITIL
3 20 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (7.84%) Change Management
5 13 (6.37%) High Availability
6 10 (4.90%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 10 (4.90%) Presales
7 9 (4.41%) Server Building
7 9 (4.41%) Service Management
8 8 (3.92%) CRM
8 8 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 8 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (3.92%) Problem Management
9 7 (3.43%) Business Continuity
9 7 (3.43%) Load Balancing
10 6 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.94%) Email Management
10 6 (2.94%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (2.94%) Software Deployment
10 6 (2.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 45 (22.06%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.35%) SQL
3 11 (5.39%) VB
4 3 (1.47%) VBScript
5 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.39%) MCSE
4 10 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.92%) CCNA
5 8 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.92%) MCITP
6 7 (3.43%) DBS Check
6 7 (3.43%) MCP
7 6 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.45%) CCNP
9 4 (1.96%) CCIE
10 3 (1.47%) MOS
11 2 (0.98%) Degree
12 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.49%) ISEB
12 1 (0.49%) MCTS
12 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.25%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 140 (68.63%) Active Directory
2 39 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.78%) XenApp
4 15 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.39%) Terminal Services
6 9 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.45%) vSphere
9 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.47%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.47%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.98%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.98%) XenServer
12 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (9.80%) SCCM
2 15 (7.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 9 (4.41%) AirWatch
4 7 (3.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (3.43%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (2.94%) MIMEsweeper
6 5 (2.45%) SCOM
6 5 (2.45%) WSUS
7 4 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.96%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.47%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.47%) PowerCLI
8 3 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.98%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.98%) WMI
Vendors
1 132 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 74 (36.27%) VMware
3 35 (17.16%) Cisco
3 35 (17.16%) Citrix
4 25 (12.25%) Symantec
5 22 (10.78%) HP
6 13 (6.37%) Apple
7 11 (5.39%) IronPort
8 10 (4.90%) Dell
8 10 (4.90%) Intel
8 10 (4.90%) RightFax
9 8 (3.92%) NetApp
10 7 (3.43%) Clearswift
11 6 (2.94%) Avaya
11 6 (2.94%) Intel Security
12 5 (2.45%) MobileIron
13 4 (1.96%) EMC
13 4 (1.96%) IBM
13 4 (1.96%) Splunk
13 4 (1.96%) Trustwave
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