Period
to 25 September 2020

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 September 2020 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 494 772 785
Rank change year-on-year +278 +13 -61
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 19 57 123
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.065% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.43% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 77
Median daily rate £430 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +7.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £136 £194
90th Percentile £484 £468 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £378 £363
% change year-on-year +19.21% +4.07% +20.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +9.09% +45.28%
10th Percentile £21.50 £20.43 £13.50
90th Percentile £33.50 £25.90 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.77% +36.84% +76.74%

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 4,446 13,389 17,212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.96% 15.16% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,773 8,530 11,265
Median daily rate £470 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +2.22% +2.86%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £270
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 326 423
Median hourly rate £25.65 £21.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.30% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £54.49 £52.38 £51.00
Median hourly rate £22.91 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +9.10% +2.44% +2.50%

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2007 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2007.

Daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2007.

Hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 25 September 2020. 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
UK excluding London +247 15 £450 +19.21% 4
England +270 10 £350 -6.67% 4
Scotland - 8 £470 -
London +217 3 £375 +51.52%
North of England +132 3 £375 +66.67%
North West +89 3 £375 +66.67%
South East +198 2 £223 +20.27%
Midlands +101 2 - -
East Midlands +64 2 - -
Work from Home -68 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 19 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (57.89%) Office 365
7 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (52.63%) MCSE
7 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (47.37%) Migration
8 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
8 9 (47.37%) Skype
8 9 (47.37%) Skype for Business
8 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
8 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
8 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
9 8 (42.11%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (36.84%) IronPort
10 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
10 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (26.32%) DNS
11 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
12 4 (21.05%) HP
13 3 (15.79%) Dell
13 3 (15.79%) Cisco

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 19 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
4 9 (47.37%) Skype for Business
5 8 (42.11%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
7 1 (5.26%) CMS
7 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Skype
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) WebEx
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Android
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Server Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Proactive Management
5 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) MCSE
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ECDL
5 1 (5.26%) HND
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) IronPort
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 3 (15.79%) Trend Micro
5 2 (10.53%) BT
5 2 (10.53%) Nortel
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Bomgar
6 1 (5.26%) Peregrine
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds