Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 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
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 697 579 539
Rank change year-on-year -118 -40 -145
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 151 316 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 1.59% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 165 221
UK median daily rate £305 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £110 £151 £145
90th Percentile £490 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £335 £295
% change year-on-year -13.43% +13.56% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 31
UK median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £18.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.29% -6.47% +1.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £14.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £23.15 £40.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.75 £22.13 £16.41
% change year-on-year -51.41% +34.81% +5.89%

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 16143 19915 20143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.87% 18.31% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10444 13100 12455
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 491 696
UK median hourly rate £19.66 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.70% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £42.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.64 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.18% +2.50% +14.29%

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 17 August 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 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 17 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 15 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 17 August 2017. 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 -48 137 £315 -10.00% 24
UK excluding London -63 93 £290 -13.43% 18
London -18 55 £350 -13.58% 7
South East +1 28 £300 -16.81% 5
North of England +41 27 £313 -4.73% 4
East of England +6 17 £108 -40.00% 3
North West +17 16 £335 -5.96% 2
Yorkshire +32 10 £125 -37.50% 2
Scotland -3 9 £151 -62.38% 1
Midlands +9 7 £285 -22.45% 4
West Midlands +18 5 £220 -34.33% 3
South West -28 3 £338 +3.85% 1
Wales -4 2 £463 +54.17%
East Midlands -8 2 £350 -12.50% 1
North East +52 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 151 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 120 (79.47%) Active Directory
3 102 (67.55%) Windows
4 97 (64.24%) Microsoft
5 79 (52.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 75 (49.67%) Office 365
7 65 (43.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 48 (31.79%) Windows Server
9 47 (31.13%) Windows 7
10 46 (30.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (30.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 46 (30.46%) VMware
11 41 (27.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (26.49%) DNS
12 40 (26.49%) Citrix
13 39 (25.83%) Microsoft Azure
14 38 (25.17%) Migration
15 37 (24.50%) Cisco
15 37 (24.50%) Microsoft Office
16 35 (23.18%) PowerShell
17 34 (22.52%) DHCP
17 34 (22.52%) Skype for Business
18 28 (18.54%) SLA
19 26 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (17.22%) Skype
20 25 (16.56%) SCCM
20 25 (16.56%) Symantec
21 24 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2003
21 24 (15.89%) Azure Active Directory
22 23 (15.23%) HP

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
1 151 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 79 (52.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (43.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (22.52%) Skype for Business
5 24 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (14.57%) SharePoint
7 14 (9.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (9.27%) IIS
8 6 (3.97%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.65%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (24.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 75 (49.67%) Office 365
2 39 (25.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (15.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (7.28%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.31%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.32%) G Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.66%) IaaS
7 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (26.49%) DNS
2 34 (22.52%) DHCP
3 26 (17.22%) Skype
4 18 (11.92%) LAN
5 17 (11.26%) SAN
6 15 (9.93%) Firewall
7 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP
8 13 (8.61%) WAN
9 8 (5.30%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (5.30%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (5.30%) SMTP
9 8 (5.30%) Wireless
10 7 (4.64%) Internet
10 7 (4.64%) NAS
10 7 (4.64%) VPN
11 6 (3.97%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.97%) PBX
11 6 (3.97%) VoIP
12 5 (3.31%) Intranet
12 5 (3.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.66%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.66%) MS Access
4 1 (0.66%) OLAP
4 1 (0.66%) OLTP
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.66%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.66%) TestDirector
General
1 22 (14.57%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Legal
4 5 (3.31%) Local Government
5 3 (1.99%) Games
5 3 (1.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (25.17%) Analyst
2 19 (12.58%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.26%) Consultant
4 16 (10.60%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.27%) Desktop Support
6 13 (8.61%) Exchange Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Desktop Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) IT Support
8 11 (7.28%) Architect
8 11 (7.28%) Office 365 Engineer
8 11 (7.28%) Service Analyst
8 11 (7.28%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (6.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (6.62%) Migration Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (5.96%) Active Directory Analyst
10 9 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) Office 365 Consultant
11 8 (5.30%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.66%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.66%) Flash
2 1 (0.66%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.28%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.96%) Clustering
4 8 (5.30%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.65%) Replication
7 3 (1.99%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.99%) NHS
7 3 (1.99%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.32%) BYOD
8 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.32%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.32%) PDA
8 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.66%) Life Science
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.66%) Tandem
9 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 102 (67.55%) Windows
2 48 (31.79%) Windows Server
3 47 (31.13%) Windows 7
4 46 (30.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (30.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (27.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.61%) Windows 10
7 10 (6.62%) Android
8 9 (5.96%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.30%) Windows 2000
10 7 (4.64%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (3.31%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.65%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.99%) Linux
13 3 (1.99%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.66%) AIX
14 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.66%) SUSE
14 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.17%) Migration
2 22 (14.57%) ITIL
3 13 (8.61%) Change Management
4 12 (7.95%) High Availability
5 10 (6.62%) Data Protection
6 9 (5.96%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.64%) CRM
8 7 (4.64%) PRINCE
8 7 (4.64%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.64%) Service Management
9 6 (3.97%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (3.97%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (3.97%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (3.31%) Identity Management
10 5 (3.31%) Patch Management
10 5 (3.31%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (3.31%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.65%) Load Balancing
11 4 (2.65%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.18%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.28%) VB
3 10 (6.62%) SQL
4 9 (5.96%) VBScript
5 5 (3.31%) C
6 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.62%) MCSE
4 7 (4.64%) CCNA
4 7 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.64%) MCITP
4 7 (4.64%) MCP
5 5 (3.31%) A+ Certification
5 5 (3.31%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.31%) MCDST
6 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.99%) CCA
7 3 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.32%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.32%) MCSA
9 1 (0.66%) CCNP
9 1 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (18.54%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 120 (79.47%) Active Directory
2 26 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.27%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.95%) XenApp
5 10 (6.62%) XenDesktop
6 9 (5.96%) vSphere
7 6 (3.97%) DFS Replication
7 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (3.97%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (3.31%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.99%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.32%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.32%) XenServer
12 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (16.56%) SCCM
2 17 (11.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 11 (7.28%) WSUS
4 9 (5.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (5.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (5.30%) NetBackup
6 7 (4.64%) AirWatch
7 6 (3.97%) DameWare
8 5 (3.31%) Backup Exec
8 5 (3.31%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (3.31%) SCOM
9 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (2.65%) MOM
10 3 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.99%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.32%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.32%) SmoothWall
11 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 97 (64.24%) Microsoft
2 46 (30.46%) VMware
3 40 (26.49%) Citrix
4 37 (24.50%) Cisco
5 25 (16.56%) Symantec
6 23 (15.23%) HP
7 17 (11.26%) Dell
8 14 (9.27%) McAfee
9 9 (5.96%) Apple
9 9 (5.96%) Sophos
9 9 (5.96%) Splunk
9 9 (5.96%) Trustwave
10 7 (4.64%) EMC
10 7 (4.64%) MobileIron
10 7 (4.64%) NetApp
11 5 (3.31%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.31%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.31%) IronPort
11 5 (3.31%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.65%) Wyse