Period
to 15 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 770 743 643
Rank change year-on-year -27 -100 +4
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 93 134 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.58% 0.81% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 73 126
UK median daily rate £325 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £208 £130 £163
90th Percentile £400 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 28
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.59% -6.85% +52.08%
10th Percentile £36.25 £11.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £26.50 £36.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +200.00% -41.86% +43.33%

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 16,166 16,525 17,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.31% 16.30% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,450 11,020 11,049
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 395 376
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.11 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.34% -9.48% +5.26%

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 February 2019.

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 10 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 February 2019. 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 -32 91 £325 +8.33% 46
UK excluding London -43 68 £350 +7.69% 32
South East +21 55 £368 +27.83% 13
London -10 23 £240 -20.00% 14
North West -6 10 £310 +16.98% 6
North of England -30 10 £310 -4.62% 10
East of England +18 2 - - 2
Midlands -12 1 £350 +133.33% 5
West Midlands -21 1 £350 +105.88% 2
South West -32 1 £675 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 93 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 65 (69.89%) Microsoft
3 59 (63.44%) Windows
4 54 (58.06%) Active Directory
4 54 (58.06%) Security Cleared
5 53 (56.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 49 (52.69%) Office 365
7 48 (51.61%) PowerShell
7 48 (51.61%) ITIL
8 45 (48.39%) Skype for Business
9 43 (46.24%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (44.09%) Windows Server
11 35 (37.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (35.48%) SC Cleared
13 29 (31.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 29 (31.18%) Microsoft Office
14 28 (30.11%) DNS
15 27 (29.03%) DHCP
16 26 (27.96%) DV Cleared
17 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
17 25 (26.88%) SharePoint
18 23 (24.73%) Skype
19 22 (23.66%) Change Management
20 21 (22.58%) ITSM
20 21 (22.58%) Migration
20 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
20 21 (22.58%) SQL
21 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
21 20 (21.51%) Presales
22 19 (20.43%) SharePoint 2013

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 93 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 53 (56.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (48.39%) Skype for Business
4 29 (31.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (26.88%) SharePoint
6 19 (20.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (18.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (8.60%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (7.53%) IIS
11 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (31.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 49 (52.69%) Office 365
2 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.23%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.11%) DNS
2 27 (29.03%) DHCP
3 23 (24.73%) Skype
4 13 (13.98%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.75%) LAN
5 10 (10.75%) WAN
6 4 (4.30%) Firewall
6 4 (4.30%) SMTP
7 3 (3.23%) SAN
7 3 (3.23%) VoIP
7 3 (3.23%) VPN
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.15%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.08%) IPv4
9 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.08%) OSPF
9 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.08%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Banking
2 1 (1.08%) Local Government
2 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (41.94%) Analyst
2 14 (15.05%) Service Analyst
2 14 (15.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (13.98%) SharePoint Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Messaging Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) SharePoint Specialist
9 5 (5.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.30%) Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Office 365 Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) LDAP
2 3 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (2.15%) ADSI
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.30%) Clustering
3 2 (2.15%) BYOD
3 2 (2.15%) Replication
4 1 (1.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 59 (63.44%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server
3 35 (37.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (20.43%) Windows 7
5 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (15.05%) Windows 10
6 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.08%) Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) ITIL
2 43 (46.24%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (23.66%) Change Management
4 21 (22.58%) ITSM
4 21 (22.58%) Migration
5 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
5 20 (21.51%) Presales
6 11 (11.83%) Service Management
7 10 (10.75%) CRM
7 10 (10.75%) Decision-Making
8 8 (8.60%) Critical Thinking
8 8 (8.60%) ITIL V3
9 7 (7.53%) Patch Management
10 5 (5.38%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (4.30%) Antivirus Management
11 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (4.30%) Performance Management
11 4 (4.30%) Proactive Monitoring
11 4 (4.30%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.61%) PowerShell
2 21 (22.58%) SQL
3 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 26 (27.96%) DV Cleared
4 13 (13.98%) MCSE
4 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (12.90%) MCP
6 8 (8.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (7.53%) MCDST
8 6 (6.45%) MCSA
9 5 (5.38%) MCITP
9 5 (5.38%) MCTS
10 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.08%) CCIE
12 1 (1.08%) CCNA
12 1 (1.08%) CCNP
12 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.08%) Degree
12 1 (1.08%) PhD
12 1 (1.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) GDPR
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.38%) vSphere
6 2 (2.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.08%) NDS
7 1 (1.08%) vCloud
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) SCCM
2 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (8.60%) OVSD
4 5 (5.38%) WSUS
5 4 (4.30%) vCenter Server
6 3 (3.23%) SCOM
6 3 (3.23%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.08%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.08%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.08%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (1.08%) OpenView
8 1 (1.08%) SmoothWall
8 1 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 65 (69.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.43%) VMware
3 13 (13.98%) HP
4 10 (10.75%) Citrix
5 7 (7.53%) McAfee
5 7 (7.53%) webMethods
6 6 (6.45%) IronPort
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco
8 4 (4.30%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.30%) Sophos
9 3 (3.23%) Avaya
9 3 (3.23%) AVG
9 3 (3.23%) Nintex
9 3 (3.23%) Veeam
10 2 (2.15%) arcserve
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle
11 1 (1.08%) Altiris
11 1 (1.08%) Mitel
11 1 (1.08%) Polycom