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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 532 479 428
Rank change year-on-year -53 -51  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 75 172 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 1.79% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 89 117
Median daily rate £300 £309 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £140 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £300 £275
% change year-on-year -28.33% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 16
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £19.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.28% -9.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.70 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £22.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% -17.50%  

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 7805 9592 9971
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.60% 18.07% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4978 6396 6230
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 235 339
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -2.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 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 -21 64 £315 -10.00% 27
London -22 24 £395 -1.25% 2
South East +11 15 £315 -22.46% 7
East of England +5 14 £108 -40.00% 3
North West +21 6 £300 -22.58% 7
Berkshire +15 6 £315 +152.00%
Reading +13 6 £315 -
Scotland +5 6 £151 -50.24% 2
Cheshire +27 5 £300 -20.00% 2
Suffolk +16 5 £95 -47.22%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £298 - 1
Watford - 5 £298 -
Aberdeen - 5 £151 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £125 -37.50% 4
Chester +17 3 £290 -22.66%
West Yorkshire +16 3 £125 -37.50% 3
Ipswich +11 3 £83 -54.16%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £251 -25.00% 2
Surrey -4 3 - - 1
Milton Keynes -17 3 £550 +15.68%
Buckinghamshire -18 3 £550 +15.68%
Banbury - 3 £251 -
West Midlands +20 2 £268 +91.07% 2
Wales -4 2 £463 +54.16%
Woking -5 2 - -
City of London -11 2 £500 +14.28%
Canary Wharf - 2 £350 -
Essex - 2 £120 -
Birmingham +18 1 £400 - 2
Lancashire +4 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 183 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 127 (69.40%) Windows
2 127 (69.40%) Active Directory
3 123 (67.21%) Microsoft
4 108 (59.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 100 (54.64%) Office 365
6 95 (51.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 68 (37.16%) Windows Server
8 65 (35.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (32.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (30.05%) VMware
11 50 (27.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 50 (27.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (24.59%) PowerShell
13 44 (24.04%) Skype for Business
14 39 (21.31%) Migration
15 38 (20.77%) Windows 7
16 36 (19.67%) DNS
16 36 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
17 35 (19.13%) Microsoft Office
18 34 (18.58%) SharePoint
18 34 (18.58%) Azure Active Directory
19 33 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 33 (18.03%) Citrix
20 31 (16.94%) ITIL
21 30 (16.39%) SCCM
22 28 (15.30%) Symantec
23 27 (14.75%) Cisco
23 27 (14.75%) Finance
24 26 (14.21%) SLA

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
1 183 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 108 (59.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (51.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (24.04%) Skype for Business
5 36 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 34 (18.58%) SharePoint
7 14 (7.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (7.65%) Office Communications Server
8 13 (7.10%) IIS
9 7 (3.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.73%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (19.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 100 (54.64%) Office 365
2 50 (27.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (18.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (3.28%) OneDrive
5 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.73%) IaaS
5 5 (2.73%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.09%) PaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.55%) SaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.67%) DNS
2 26 (14.21%) Skype
3 24 (13.11%) DHCP
4 20 (10.93%) WAN
5 19 (10.38%) Firewall
6 16 (8.74%) LAN
7 13 (7.10%) VoIP
8 10 (5.46%) SAN
9 9 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (4.92%) TCP/IP
10 8 (4.37%) Internet
11 7 (3.83%) SMTP
11 7 (3.83%) VPN
12 6 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (3.28%) VLAN
12 6 (3.28%) Wireless
13 4 (2.19%) Intranet
13 4 (2.19%) PABX
14 3 (1.64%) NAS
14 3 (1.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.55%) MS Access
6 1 (0.55%) OLAP
6 1 (0.55%) OLTP
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.55%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (14.75%) Finance
2 8 (4.37%) Banking
3 7 (3.83%) Games
4 5 (2.73%) Local Government
5 2 (1.09%) Billing
5 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Legal
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (20.22%) Support Engineer
2 31 (16.94%) Analyst
2 31 (16.94%) Consultant
3 24 (13.11%) Architect
4 18 (9.84%) Exchange Engineer
5 17 (9.29%) Office 365 Consultant
6 15 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (7.65%) Windows Engineer
8 13 (7.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 13 (7.10%) Exchange Consultant
8 13 (7.10%) IT Support
8 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Consultant
9 12 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (6.56%) Desktop Support
10 11 (6.01%) Desktop Engineer
10 11 (6.01%) IT Engineer
10 11 (6.01%) Messaging Analyst
10 11 (6.01%) Office 365 Architect
11 10 (5.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 10 (5.46%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.19%) SAML
2 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.55%) Flash
2 1 (0.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.29%) Blackberry
2 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.56%) Clustering
4 11 (6.01%) Replication
5 7 (3.83%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.19%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.64%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.64%) NHS
8 3 (1.64%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) RIA
10 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.55%) Tandem
10 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 127 (69.40%) Windows
2 68 (37.16%) Windows Server
3 65 (35.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (32.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (27.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (20.77%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.01%) Windows 10
8 10 (5.46%) Linux
9 8 (4.37%) Android
9 8 (4.37%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.83%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.83%) Unix
10 7 (3.83%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.28%) SUSE
12 5 (2.73%) Windows 2000
12 5 (2.73%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.19%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.64%) AIX
15 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.31%) Migration
2 31 (16.94%) ITIL
3 19 (10.38%) Change Management
4 15 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (7.10%) Data Protection
6 11 (6.01%) Presales
7 10 (5.46%) High Availability
8 8 (4.37%) CRM
8 8 (4.37%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (3.83%) Load Balancing
9 7 (3.83%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.83%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (3.83%) Service Management
10 6 (3.28%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (3.28%) Server Building
11 5 (2.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 5 (2.73%) PRINCE
11 5 (2.73%) Problem Management
12 4 (2.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.59%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.74%) SQL
3 10 (5.46%) VB
4 6 (3.28%) VBScript
5 5 (2.73%) C
6 1 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (12.02%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.01%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.46%) MCSE
5 8 (4.37%) CCNA
5 8 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.37%) DBS Check
5 8 (4.37%) MCITP
6 7 (3.83%) MCP
7 5 (2.73%) A+ Certification
7 5 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.64%) CCNP
10 2 (1.09%) CCA
10 2 (1.09%) CCIE
10 2 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.09%) MCDST
10 2 (1.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.21%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 127 (69.40%) Active Directory
2 33 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.29%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.10%) XenApp
5 10 (5.46%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.37%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.83%) Terminal Services
7 7 (3.83%) vSphere
8 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.64%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.64%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.09%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.55%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (16.39%) SCCM
2 20 (10.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 12 (6.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (4.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (4.92%) SCOM
4 9 (4.92%) WSUS
5 8 (4.37%) AirWatch
5 8 (4.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (3.83%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (2.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.64%) DameWare
8 3 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.64%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.64%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 123 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 55 (30.05%) VMware
3 33 (18.03%) Citrix
4 28 (15.30%) Symantec
5 27 (14.75%) Cisco
6 22 (12.02%) HP
7 15 (8.20%) Dell
8 14 (7.65%) McAfee
9 13 (7.10%) Apple
10 11 (6.01%) IronPort
11 10 (5.46%) Intel
11 10 (5.46%) RightFax
12 9 (4.92%) NetApp
12 9 (4.92%) Splunk
12 9 (4.92%) Trustwave
13 6 (3.28%) EMC
13 6 (3.28%) MobileIron
14 5 (2.73%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.73%) IBM
15 4 (2.19%) LANDesk
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