Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 703 630 567
Rank change year-on-year -73 -63 -186
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 172 267 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% 1.37% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 126 185
UK median daily rate £300 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £114 £150 £131
90th Percentile £473 £491 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 35 26
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +8.80% -25.60%
10th Percentile £9.25 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £22.70 £42.80 £23.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £22.13 £15.86
% change year-on-year -45.76% +39.50% -19.45%

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 16878 19420 20178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.64% 18.52% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11089 12604 12692
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 481 608
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.09% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.62 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.98% +5.72% +11.43%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -49 166 £300 -7.69% 10
UK excluding London -40 115 £300 -4.00% 7
London -51 57 £313 -21.88% 3
South East +10 46 £275 -15.38% 2
North of England +53 38 £324 -3.43% 3
Yorkshire +25 17 £140 -30.00% 1
East of England -16 15 £103 -62.04% 2
North West +21 12 £300 -5.51% 2
North East +64 9 £360 -3.38%
Midlands +13 9 £370 -7.50%
East Midlands +13 6 £339 -15.31%
West Midlands +10 3 £395 -1.25%
Wales +15 2 £425 -5.56%
Scotland -28 2 £151 -53.69%
Northern Ireland - 2 £385 -
South West -23 1 £350 +47.37%

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 172 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 126 (73.26%) Active Directory
3 124 (72.09%) Windows
4 109 (63.37%) Microsoft
5 90 (52.33%) Office 365
6 74 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 63 (36.63%) Windows Server
7 63 (36.63%) Microsoft Office
8 60 (34.88%) Windows 7
9 51 (29.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 48 (27.91%) ITIL
10 48 (27.91%) Citrix
11 47 (27.33%) DNS
12 46 (26.74%) DHCP
12 46 (26.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 42 (24.42%) Migration
15 41 (23.84%) Microsoft Certification
16 39 (22.67%) Skype for Business
17 38 (22.09%) VMware
18 37 (21.51%) MCSE
19 36 (20.93%) SharePoint
20 35 (20.35%) TCP/IP
21 34 (19.77%) Cisco
22 33 (19.19%) WAN
22 33 (19.19%) LAN
23 32 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
23 32 (18.60%) PowerShell
24 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
25 28 (16.28%) Security Cleared

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
1 172 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 74 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (29.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (22.67%) Skype for Business
5 36 (20.93%) SharePoint
6 16 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (8.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (8.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (5.81%) IIS
10 9 (5.23%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (4.65%) OpenStack
12 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 63 (36.63%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.16%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 90 (52.33%) Office 365
2 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (4.65%) OneDrive
5 4 (2.33%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.16%) G Suite
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (27.33%) DNS
2 46 (26.74%) DHCP
3 35 (20.35%) TCP/IP
4 33 (19.19%) LAN
4 33 (19.19%) WAN
5 23 (13.37%) Skype
6 19 (11.05%) SAN
7 11 (6.40%) VPN
8 10 (5.81%) NAS
9 9 (5.23%) Wireless
10 8 (4.65%) Firewall
10 8 (4.65%) VLAN
11 7 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.49%) Internet
12 6 (3.49%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.33%) PBX
14 3 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.74%) DKIM
14 3 (1.74%) DMARC
15 2 (1.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.07%) SQL Server
1 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.58%) OLAP
4 1 (0.58%) OLTP
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.58%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (9.88%) Finance
2 12 (6.98%) Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Investment Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Legal
4 4 (2.33%) Retail
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Local Government
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (27.33%) Analyst
2 18 (10.47%) Service Analyst
3 17 (9.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (9.88%) Support Analyst
4 12 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (6.40%) Active Directory Support
5 11 (6.40%) Consultant
5 11 (6.40%) Desktop Support
5 11 (6.40%) Service Desk Engineer
6 10 (5.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (5.81%) Active Directory Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (4.65%) Architect
8 8 (4.65%) Office 365 Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Office 365 Consultant
9 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) .NET
1 8 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (1.16%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.16%) CGI
3 1 (0.58%) Flash
3 1 (0.58%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.40%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.23%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.91%) Clustering
5 4 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.33%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.16%) BYOD
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.16%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.16%) NHS
7 2 (1.16%) PDA
7 2 (1.16%) Replication
7 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) Life Science
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 124 (72.09%) Windows
2 63 (36.63%) Windows Server
3 60 (34.88%) Windows 7
4 46 (26.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (8.14%) Windows 10
8 11 (6.40%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.49%) Android
9 6 (3.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.91%) Linux
10 5 (2.91%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.91%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.33%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.58%) SUSE
14 1 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.91%) ITIL
2 42 (24.42%) Migration
3 18 (10.47%) Change Management
4 9 (5.23%) Presales
5 8 (4.65%) High Availability
5 8 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 7 (4.07%) PRINCE
6 7 (4.07%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.49%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.91%) CRM
8 5 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (2.91%) Identity Management
8 5 (2.91%) Patch Management
8 5 (2.91%) Time Management
9 4 (2.33%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.33%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.33%) Project Management
9 4 (2.33%) Security Patching
9 4 (2.33%) Server Building
9 4 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.40%) SQL
3 8 (4.65%) C#
3 8 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.49%) VBScript
5 2 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (0.58%) C
6 1 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (23.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (21.51%) MCSE
3 28 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 21 (12.21%) MCP
5 18 (10.47%) MCDST
6 15 (8.72%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.23%) CCNA
7 9 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.23%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.33%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.33%) MCSA
9 3 (1.74%) MCITP
10 2 (1.16%) CCA
10 2 (1.16%) CCNP
10 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (0.58%) GDPR
2 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 126 (73.26%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.05%) XenApp
4 13 (7.56%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.81%) vSphere
6 8 (4.65%) Brightmail
7 7 (4.07%) Hyper-V
7 7 (4.07%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.49%) DFS Replication
9 5 (2.91%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.74%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (13.95%) SCCM
2 12 (6.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (3.49%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.91%) WSUS
5 4 (2.33%) DameWare
5 4 (2.33%) MOM
6 3 (1.74%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (1.74%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.16%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (1.16%) SCOM
7 2 (1.16%) SmoothWall
7 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.58%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 109 (63.37%) Microsoft
2 48 (27.91%) Citrix
3 38 (22.09%) VMware
4 34 (19.77%) Cisco
5 22 (12.79%) HP
6 15 (8.72%) Symantec
7 11 (6.40%) IronPort
7 11 (6.40%) Sophos
8 6 (3.49%) Dell
8 6 (3.49%) McAfee
9 5 (2.91%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.91%) Apple
9 5 (2.91%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.91%) EMC
9 5 (2.91%) Remedy
9 5 (2.91%) Veritas
10 3 (1.74%) Adobe
10 3 (1.74%) Becrypt
10 3 (1.74%) Clearswift
10 3 (1.74%) Red Hat