Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 770 718 642
Rank change year-on-year -52 -76 -65
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 122 175 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 1.02% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 96 129
UK median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £200 £116 £147
90th Percentile £400 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £323
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.12% +7.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 35
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £12.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.42% -29.41% +7.94%
10th Percentile £13.50 £9.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £22.70 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £12.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year +114.58% -45.76% +35.38%

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 17,505 17,158 19,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.84% 16.67% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,373 11,259 12,811
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 438 491
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.47 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.49% +2.34% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.88 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.52% +6.55%

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 16 November 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 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the UK

Exchange Server 2007
Top 13 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 16 November 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 -79 119 £325 +8.33% 31
UK excluding London -58 79 £350 +16.67% 26
South East +4 44 £365 +26.96% 7
London -15 41 £263 -19.23% 6
North of England -37 21 £325 +0.46% 9
North West -11 18 £318 +5.83% 6
South West -17 7 £338 -3.57% 4
East of England -3 5 £363 +253.66% 4
Yorkshire -25 3 £338 +141.07% 3
Midlands -21 2 £350 -5.41% 1
East Midlands -3 1 - - 1
Scotland -8 1 £350 +132.56% 1
West Midlands -18 1 £350 -11.39%

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 122 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 81 (66.39%) Microsoft
3 78 (63.93%) Active Directory
4 73 (59.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 65 (53.28%) Windows
6 64 (52.46%) Office 365
7 54 (44.26%) PowerShell
8 48 (39.34%) Windows Server
9 46 (37.70%) ITIL
10 44 (36.07%) Security Cleared
10 44 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (31.97%) Skype for Business
13 38 (31.15%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (29.51%) Migration
15 34 (27.87%) VMware
16 31 (25.41%) Microsoft Office
17 30 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (24.59%) SC Cleared
18 29 (23.77%) DNS
19 28 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
20 27 (22.13%) Windows 7
21 26 (21.31%) SharePoint
22 24 (19.67%) DHCP
23 23 (18.85%) Skype
24 22 (18.03%) Windows 10
25 21 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
26 20 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
27 19 (15.57%) Change Management
28 18 (14.75%) SQL Server

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
1 122 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 73 (59.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (31.97%) Skype for Business
5 26 (21.31%) SharePoint
6 20 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (13.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (4.92%) IIS
9 6 (4.92%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (25.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.82%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 64 (52.46%) Office 365
2 30 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.28%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.46%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.64%) IaaS
6 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.77%) DNS
2 24 (19.67%) DHCP
3 23 (18.85%) Skype
4 8 (6.56%) Firewall
5 7 (5.74%) SMS
5 7 (5.74%) SMTP
5 7 (5.74%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.92%) LAN
6 6 (4.92%) WAN
7 4 (3.28%) SAN
7 4 (3.28%) VPN
8 3 (2.46%) VLAN
9 2 (1.64%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.64%) VoIP
10 1 (0.82%) IPsec
10 1 (0.82%) IPv4
10 1 (0.82%) IPv6
10 1 (0.82%) MPLS
10 1 (0.82%) OSPF
10 1 (0.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (12.30%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Banking
2 3 (2.46%) Retail
3 2 (1.64%) Advertising
3 2 (1.64%) Law
3 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (30.33%) Analyst
2 15 (12.30%) Service Analyst
2 15 (12.30%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.84%) SharePoint Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Consultant
6 8 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Messaging Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Messaging Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Desktop Support
8 6 (4.92%) Server Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) SharePoint Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Exchange Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) LDAP
2 2 (1.64%) ADSI
2 2 (1.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.74%) Blackberry
2 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Clustering
3 4 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.46%) Replication
5 2 (1.64%) PMI
6 1 (0.82%) BYOD
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 65 (53.28%) Windows
2 48 (39.34%) Windows Server
3 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (22.13%) Windows 7
6 22 (18.03%) Windows 10
7 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.10%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.10%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.10%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.28%) Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Solaris
10 1 (0.82%) Unix
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.70%) ITIL
2 38 (31.15%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (29.51%) Migration
4 19 (15.57%) Change Management
5 17 (13.93%) ITSM
5 17 (13.93%) Presales
6 15 (12.30%) Mentoring
7 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (7.38%) Decision-Making
9 8 (6.56%) Critical Thinking
9 8 (6.56%) Service Management
10 7 (5.74%) CRM
10 7 (5.74%) Patch Management
11 6 (4.92%) Email Migration
11 6 (4.92%) Server Management
12 5 (4.10%) ITIL V3
12 5 (4.10%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (3.28%) Data Protection
13 4 (3.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (44.26%) PowerShell
2 18 (14.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 30 (24.59%) SC Cleared
3 18 (14.75%) DV Cleared
4 14 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (9.84%) MCSE
6 11 (9.02%) MCSA
7 8 (6.56%) MCP
8 6 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.28%) MCITP
9 4 (3.28%) MCTS
10 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.64%) MCDST
11 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.64%) PMP
11 2 (1.64%) VCP5
12 1 (0.82%) CCIE
12 1 (0.82%) CCNP
12 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) GDPR
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 78 (63.93%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.20%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.92%) vSphere
6 4 (3.28%) XenApp
7 2 (1.64%) Firmware
7 2 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.82%) NDS
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.82%) vCloud
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.82%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.82%) Xen
8 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (8.20%) SCCM
3 8 (6.56%) WSUS
4 5 (4.10%) OVSD
4 5 (4.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (4.10%) vCenter Server
5 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (3.28%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.64%) DameWare
6 2 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.82%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) Nagios
7 1 (0.82%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.82%) OpenView
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.82%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 81 (66.39%) Microsoft
2 34 (27.87%) VMware
3 11 (9.02%) McAfee
4 10 (8.20%) HP
5 9 (7.38%) Citrix
5 9 (7.38%) IronPort
6 7 (5.74%) Apple
7 6 (4.92%) webMethods
8 5 (4.10%) Cisco
8 5 (4.10%) Oracle
8 5 (4.10%) RightFax
8 5 (4.10%) SAP
8 5 (4.10%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.10%) Symantec
9 4 (3.28%) Dell
9 4 (3.28%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.28%) Sophos
9 4 (3.28%) Trustwave
10 3 (2.46%) Avaya
10 3 (2.46%) AVG