Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 698 603 544
Rank change year-on-year -95 -59 -161
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 163 295 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 1.49% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 148 197
UK median daily rate £315 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £115 £147 £135
90th Percentile £475 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -6.15% +8.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 31
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.43% +12.90% -20.51%
10th Percentile £9.25 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £26.95 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £15.68
% change year-on-year -46.67% +43.49% -4.24%

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 16617 19816 20256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.72% 18.60% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10853 12975 12767
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 517 634
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.96 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.35 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.52% +9.11% +8.57%

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 18 October 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 18 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 16 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 18 October 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 -50 153 £315 -10.00% 47
UK excluding London -58 110 £305 -6.15% 33
London -31 53 £350 -12.50% 16
South East +6 44 £310 -12.68% 19
North of England +73 36 £325 +0.62% 4
Yorkshire +30 15 £275 +37.50% 2
East of England -17 13 £103 -59.80% 4
North West +35 12 £300 -5.51%
North East +67 9 £360 -0.04% 2
Midlands +10 6 £370 -7.50% 1
Scotland -14 5 £151 -53.69% 1
East Midlands +7 4 £339 -15.31% 1
Wales +2 4 £450 +38.46%
West Midlands +12 2 £395 -1.25%
South West -22 1 £350 +16.67% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £370 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 163 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 123 (75.46%) Active Directory
3 113 (69.33%) Windows
4 106 (65.03%) Microsoft
5 86 (52.76%) Office 365
6 79 (48.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 61 (37.42%) Windows Server
8 60 (36.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 53 (32.52%) Windows 7
10 50 (30.67%) Microsoft Office
11 45 (27.61%) Citrix
12 43 (26.38%) DNS
12 43 (26.38%) Skype for Business
13 42 (25.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (25.77%) DHCP
13 42 (25.77%) Migration
13 42 (25.77%) PowerShell
14 40 (24.54%) VMware
15 39 (23.93%) ITIL
16 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2003
17 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
18 35 (21.47%) SharePoint
18 35 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (20.86%) Cisco
20 33 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (19.63%) MCSE
22 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
23 28 (17.18%) Skype
24 27 (16.56%) LAN
25 25 (15.34%) TCP/IP

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
1 163 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 79 (48.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (36.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (26.38%) Skype for Business
5 35 (21.47%) SharePoint
6 19 (11.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (9.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (9.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (7.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (6.75%) IIS
10 8 (4.91%) OpenStack
11 7 (4.29%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (30.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.23%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 86 (52.76%) Office 365
2 33 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (5.52%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.23%) G Suite
5 2 (1.23%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (26.38%) DNS
2 42 (25.77%) DHCP
3 28 (17.18%) Skype
4 27 (16.56%) LAN
5 25 (15.34%) TCP/IP
6 24 (14.72%) WAN
7 17 (10.43%) SAN
8 9 (5.52%) NAS
8 9 (5.52%) Wireless
9 8 (4.91%) Firewall
10 7 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (4.29%) VPN
11 6 (3.68%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.68%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.68%) VoIP
12 5 (3.07%) Internet
12 5 (3.07%) VLAN
13 4 (2.45%) DKIM
13 4 (2.45%) PBX
13 4 (2.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.61%) OLAP
4 1 (0.61%) OLTP
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.61%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.91%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.61%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (10.43%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Banking
3 7 (4.29%) Legal
4 5 (3.07%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.45%) Local Government
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (24.54%) Analyst
2 17 (10.43%) Support Engineer
3 15 (9.20%) Consultant
3 15 (9.20%) Desktop Support
3 15 (9.20%) Support Analyst
4 13 (7.98%) Service Analyst
5 12 (7.36%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (6.75%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (6.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Architect
7 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (5.52%) Active Directory Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Office 365 Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Service Desk Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Active Directory Support
9 8 (4.91%) Exchange Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.91%) .NET
1 8 (4.91%) XML
2 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.23%) CGI
3 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.61%) Flash
3 1 (0.61%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.13%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.52%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.07%) Clustering
5 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.84%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.84%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.23%) BYOD
7 2 (1.23%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.23%) PDA
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.61%) iPhone
8 1 (0.61%) Life Science
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.61%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (69.33%) Windows
2 61 (37.42%) Windows Server
3 53 (32.52%) Windows 7
4 42 (25.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.75%) Windows 10
8 9 (5.52%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.91%) Android
10 7 (4.29%) Windows 2000
11 6 (3.68%) Linux
11 6 (3.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (3.07%) Mac OS X
12 5 (3.07%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.84%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.61%) AIX
15 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.61%) SUSE
15 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) Migration
2 39 (23.93%) ITIL
3 19 (11.66%) Change Management
4 9 (5.52%) High Availability
4 9 (5.52%) Load Balancing
4 9 (5.52%) Presales
5 7 (4.29%) PRINCE
5 7 (4.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (3.68%) Data Protection
6 6 (3.68%) Identity Management
6 6 (3.68%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.07%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (3.07%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (3.07%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.07%) Time Management
8 4 (2.45%) Break/Fix
8 4 (2.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (2.45%) Project Management
8 4 (2.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.77%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.13%) SQL
3 9 (5.52%) VBScript
4 8 (4.91%) C#
4 8 (4.91%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.29%) VB
6 4 (2.45%) C
7 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (19.63%) MCSE
3 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.82%) MCP
5 15 (9.20%) SC Cleared
6 14 (8.59%) MCDST
7 10 (6.13%) DV Cleared
8 9 (5.52%) CCNA
8 9 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.45%) MCITP
10 3 (1.84%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.84%) MCSA
11 2 (1.23%) CCA
11 2 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.23%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.61%) CCNP
12 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.34%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 123 (75.46%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.66%) XenApp
4 13 (7.98%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.13%) vSphere
6 8 (4.91%) Brightmail
7 7 (4.29%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.68%) DFS Replication
8 6 (3.68%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.68%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.84%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.61%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (15.34%) SCCM
2 14 (8.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 11 (6.75%) WSUS
4 8 (4.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (4.29%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.29%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.07%) AirWatch
6 5 (3.07%) DameWare
6 5 (3.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.45%) MOM
8 3 (1.84%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (1.23%) SmoothWall
9 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.61%) Puppet
10 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 106 (65.03%) Microsoft
2 45 (27.61%) Citrix
3 40 (24.54%) VMware
4 34 (20.86%) Cisco
5 22 (13.50%) HP
5 22 (13.50%) Symantec
6 11 (6.75%) IronPort
6 11 (6.75%) McAfee
6 11 (6.75%) Sophos
7 10 (6.13%) Dell
8 8 (4.91%) Apple
9 6 (3.68%) Remedy
10 5 (3.07%) 3PAR
10 5 (3.07%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.07%) EMC
10 5 (3.07%) Splunk
10 5 (3.07%) Trustwave
10 5 (3.07%) Veritas
11 4 (2.45%) LANDesk
11 4 (2.45%) MobileIron