Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 2018 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 631 609
Rank change year-on-year -142 -22 -113
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 111 191 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.67% 1.23% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 116 177
UK median daily rate £325 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £132 £139 £148
90th Percentile £411 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £350
% change year-on-year +2.36% -9.29% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 12
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +4.48% -23.86%
10th Percentile £11.13 £12.88 £9.15
90th Percentile £26.50 £23.75 £24.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year -15.85% +22.39% -26.18%

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 16,604 15,583 18,400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.43% 17.09% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,989 10,038 11,835
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £243
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £390
% change year-on-year +5.77% - +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 320 464
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.56 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.88% -6.85% +12.30%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.51 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.87% -5.00% +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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 14 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 25 April 2018. 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 -98 100 £310 -8.15% 49
UK excluding London -54 81 £325 +2.36% 33
South East -20 37 £350 +13.82% 10
London -83 29 £363 -4.61% 16
North of England -14 15 £250 -27.54% 9
Midlands -3 9 £124 -43.75% 4
Yorkshire -9 9 £140 +24.44% 2
East of England -8 7 £359 +131.45% 7
Scotland -31 7 £409 +220.39%
West Midlands -14 6 £170 -57.50% 4
North West -15 6 £258 -25.36% 7
Northern Ireland 0 3 £400 +12.68%
South West -6 3 - - 3
East Midlands -9 3 £98 -52.15%

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 80 (72.07%) Windows
3 71 (63.96%) Active Directory
4 60 (54.05%) Office 365
5 59 (53.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (38.74%) Windows Server
8 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
9 40 (36.04%) Skype for Business
10 37 (33.33%) ITIL
11 36 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (31.53%) Citrix
13 34 (30.63%) PowerShell
14 33 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
15 31 (27.93%) SharePoint
16 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (27.03%) Migration
17 27 (24.32%) Windows 7
18 26 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2013
19 24 (21.62%) VMware
20 23 (20.72%) DNS
21 22 (19.82%) XenApp
22 21 (18.92%) Security Cleared
22 21 (18.92%) LAN
23 20 (18.02%) DHCP
24 18 (16.22%) SCCM
24 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
25 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
25 17 (15.32%) SharePoint 2013
25 17 (15.32%) Skype

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
1 111 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 59 (53.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (36.04%) Skype for Business
4 31 (27.93%) SharePoint
5 26 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (15.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (7.21%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (6.31%) IIS
10 5 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 60 (54.05%) Office 365
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.80%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.72%) DNS
2 21 (18.92%) LAN
3 20 (18.02%) DHCP
4 17 (15.32%) Skype
4 17 (15.32%) TCP/IP
5 16 (14.41%) WAN
6 14 (12.61%) VPN
7 13 (11.71%) Firewall
8 8 (7.21%) NetScaler
9 7 (6.31%) VLAN
10 6 (5.41%) SAN
11 5 (4.50%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (3.60%) Internet
13 2 (1.80%) IPsec
13 2 (1.80%) VoIP
14 1 (0.90%) 3G
14 1 (0.90%) ADSL
14 1 (0.90%) Broadband
14 1 (0.90%) FTP
14 1 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) MySQL
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Local Government
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Analyst
2 17 (15.32%) Support Engineer
3 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (9.01%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (9.01%) Exchange Support
4 10 (9.01%) Service Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) SharePoint Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (6.31%) IT Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) IT Support
8 5 (4.50%) Office 365 Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) PKI
3 5 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.50%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.60%) Clustering
4 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (72.07%) Windows
2 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (38.74%) Windows Server
4 36 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (24.32%) Windows 7
7 13 (11.71%) Windows 10
8 6 (5.41%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.41%) Windows NT
9 5 (4.50%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.50%) Windows 2000
10 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.70%) Unix
12 2 (1.80%) Android
12 2 (1.80%) Linux
12 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) ITIL
2 30 (27.03%) Migration
3 17 (15.32%) Change Management
4 15 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
5 11 (9.91%) Problem Management
6 9 (8.11%) Presales
7 8 (7.21%) CRM
8 6 (5.41%) Disk Encryption
8 6 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.50%) Service Management
10 4 (3.60%) High Availability
11 3 (2.70%) Business Change Management
11 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.70%) Change Control
11 3 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.70%) Network Management
11 3 (2.70%) Server Building
11 3 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.63%) PowerShell
2 17 (15.32%) SQL
3 3 (2.70%) VBA
4 2 (1.80%) VBScript
5 1 (0.90%) LINC
Qualifications
1 21 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (13.51%) MCSE
5 13 (11.71%) DV Cleared
6 9 (8.11%) MCP
7 7 (6.31%) MCDST
8 5 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (4.50%) Degree
9 4 (3.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.70%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.90%) CCA
11 1 (0.90%) CCNA
11 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (63.96%) Active Directory
2 22 (19.82%) XenApp
3 15 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (11.71%) Hyper-V
5 11 (9.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 9 (8.11%) vSphere
7 7 (6.31%) XenDesktop
8 6 (5.41%) BitLocker
8 6 (5.41%) VirtualBox
8 6 (5.41%) XenServer
9 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (16.22%) SCCM
2 9 (8.11%) SCOM
3 7 (6.31%) Backup Exec
4 6 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (4.50%) WSUS
6 4 (3.60%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (3.60%) SmoothWall
6 4 (3.60%) vCenter Server
7 3 (2.70%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.70%) vMotion
8 2 (1.80%) MaaS360
8 2 (1.80%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (1.80%) Nagios
8 2 (1.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.80%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.53%) Citrix
3 24 (21.62%) VMware
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco
4 10 (9.01%) HP
4 10 (9.01%) McAfee
5 9 (8.11%) Symantec
6 8 (7.21%) Apple
6 8 (7.21%) Oracle
6 8 (7.21%) Sophos
7 7 (6.31%) Veeam
8 6 (5.41%) Acronis
8 6 (5.41%) Kaspersky
9 5 (4.50%) Avaya
9 5 (4.50%) Ivanti
10 4 (3.60%) Dell
11 3 (2.70%) Altiris
11 3 (2.70%) Wyse
12 2 (1.80%) Google
12 2 (1.80%) IronPort