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 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 496 464
Rank change year-on-year -25 -32  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 82 149 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% 1.53% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 86 109
Median daily rate £315 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.57% +5.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £189 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £287 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -20.75% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 14
Median hourly rate £16.53 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.54% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.91 £16.90 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £26.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00%  

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 8045 9711 9895
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.06% 17.38% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5213 6307 5936
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £571 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 213 382
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.30 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -17.50%  

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 28 April 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
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 28 April 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 +5 72 £331 -8.62% 22
London +7 24 £425 +13.33% 4
South East +20 18 £300 -9.58% 7
Berkshire +23 8 £310 -5.34% 1
North West +23 8 £360 -7.09% 5
West Midlands +24 6 £220 -30.70%
Reading +22 6 £300 - 1
East of England -4 6 £288 +59.72% 1
Scotland +7 5 £109 -74.12% 1
Cheshire +33 4 £413 +3.12% 1
Hertfordshire +9 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes -2 4 £360 -24.26% 1
South West -5 4 £229 -37.96% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £360 -24.26% 1
East Midlands - 4 £204 -
Hampshire +15 3 £270 -30.76% 2
Birmingham +8 3 £220 -26.66%
Manchester +6 3 £345 +13.11% 2
Watford - 3 - -
Bristol +4 2 £338 -10.00% 1
Southampton +4 2 £260 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire -6 2 £350 +4.47%
Gloucestershire - 2 £120 - 1
Banbury - 2 £350 -
Ayr - 2 £109 -
Gloucester - 2 £120 -
Bolton - 2 £345 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £204 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
South Ayrshire - 2 £109 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 187 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 137 (73.26%) Windows
3 125 (66.84%) Active Directory
4 122 (65.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 118 (63.10%) Microsoft
6 92 (49.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 87 (46.52%) Office 365
8 78 (41.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 76 (40.64%) Windows Server
10 67 (35.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 64 (34.22%) VMware
12 49 (26.20%) PowerShell
13 48 (25.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 45 (24.06%) Skype for Business
15 40 (21.39%) Migration
16 39 (20.86%) Exchange Server 2003
16 39 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
17 36 (19.25%) DNS
17 36 (19.25%) Citrix
18 35 (18.72%) Cisco
18 35 (18.72%) Windows 7
19 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
19 34 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
20 33 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
21 29 (15.51%) ITIL
21 29 (15.51%) SharePoint
21 29 (15.51%) Azure Active Directory
22 28 (14.97%) Security Cleared
23 25 (13.37%) Symantec
23 25 (13.37%) Finance

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
1 187 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 122 (65.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 92 (49.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (24.06%) Skype for Business
5 39 (20.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (15.51%) SharePoint
7 19 (10.16%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (8.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (7.49%) IIS
10 7 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 87 (46.52%) Office 365
2 39 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (15.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (5.35%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.67%) OneDrive
6 4 (2.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.53%) PaaS
7 1 (0.53%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.25%) DNS
2 25 (13.37%) WAN
3 22 (11.76%) DHCP
3 22 (11.76%) Firewall
3 22 (11.76%) Skype
4 16 (8.56%) LAN
5 12 (6.42%) Remote Desktop
5 12 (6.42%) VPN
6 10 (5.35%) SAN
7 9 (4.81%) Internet
7 9 (4.81%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.81%) VLAN
7 9 (4.81%) VoIP
8 8 (4.28%) SMTP
9 7 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (3.74%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.21%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (3.21%) MPLS
10 6 (3.21%) SSL
11 5 (2.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.53%) MS Access
General
1 25 (13.37%) Finance
2 11 (5.88%) Banking
3 9 (4.81%) Games
4 3 (1.60%) Local Government
4 3 (1.60%) Retail
5 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.07%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.07%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (21.39%) Support Engineer
2 29 (15.51%) Consultant
3 27 (14.44%) Analyst
4 22 (11.76%) Architect
5 20 (10.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (10.16%) Exchange Engineer
7 17 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
7 17 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (8.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (8.56%) Exchange Consultant
9 14 (7.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Consultant
9 14 (7.49%) VMware Engineer
10 13 (6.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (6.42%) IT Engineer
11 12 (6.42%) IT Support
12 11 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
12 11 (5.88%) Messaging Analyst
13 10 (5.35%) Technical Architect
14 9 (4.81%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 16 (8.56%) Clustering
3 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.95%) Replication
5 10 (5.35%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.60%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.60%) NHS
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.07%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.07%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.53%) RIA
8 1 (0.53%) Tandem
8 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 137 (73.26%) Windows
2 78 (41.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (40.64%) Windows Server
4 67 (35.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (25.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (18.72%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.81%) Android
7 9 (4.81%) Unix
8 8 (4.28%) Mac OS X
9 7 (3.74%) Linux
9 7 (3.74%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.21%) Windows 10
10 6 (3.21%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.67%) SUSE
12 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.14%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.07%) AIX
13 2 (1.07%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.39%) Migration
2 29 (15.51%) ITIL
3 21 (11.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (9.63%) Change Management
5 12 (6.42%) High Availability
6 10 (5.35%) Presales
7 9 (4.81%) Load Balancing
7 9 (4.81%) Server Building
8 8 (4.28%) Data Protection
8 8 (4.28%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (3.74%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 6 (3.21%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.21%) CRM
10 6 (3.21%) Email Management
10 6 (3.21%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (3.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (3.21%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (3.21%) Service Management
11 5 (2.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.20%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.49%) SQL
3 11 (5.88%) VB
4 3 (1.60%) VBScript
5 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.88%) MCSE
4 10 (5.35%) CCNA
4 10 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.35%) MCITP
5 7 (3.74%) DBS Check
5 7 (3.74%) MCP
6 5 (2.67%) CCNP
6 5 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.14%) CCIE
7 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.07%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.07%) MOS
9 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.53%) MCTS
9 1 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 125 (66.84%) Active Directory
2 33 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.76%) XenApp
4 16 (8.56%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 7 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.21%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.60%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.60%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.60%) vSphere
10 1 (0.53%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (11.76%) SCCM
2 17 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 9 (4.81%) AirWatch
4 8 (4.28%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (4.28%) SCOM
4 8 (4.28%) WSUS
5 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (3.21%) MIMEsweeper
7 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (2.67%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.07%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.07%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.07%) PowerCLI
10 2 (1.07%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.07%) WMI
Vendors
1 118 (63.10%) Microsoft
2 64 (34.22%) VMware
3 36 (19.25%) Citrix
4 35 (18.72%) Cisco
5 25 (13.37%) Symantec
6 20 (10.70%) HP
7 11 (5.88%) IronPort
8 10 (5.35%) Intel
8 10 (5.35%) RightFax
9 9 (4.81%) NetApp
10 8 (4.28%) Apple
10 8 (4.28%) Dell
11 7 (3.74%) MobileIron
12 6 (3.21%) Clearswift
12 6 (3.21%) Intel Security
13 5 (2.67%) EMC
14 4 (2.14%) IBM
14 4 (2.14%) Splunk
14 4 (2.14%) Trustwave
15 3 (1.60%) 3PAR
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