Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 801 780 682
Rank change year-on-year -21 -98 -79
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 41 112 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.65% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 68 110
UK median daily rate £250 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +14.57% -6.00%
10th Percentile £120 £182 £112
90th Percentile £466 £411 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £355 £283
% change year-on-year -26.66% +25.49% -13.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 7
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +45.28% -24.29%
10th Percentile £19.00 £13.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £25.90 £24.76 £22.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year +36.84% +100.00% -47.95%

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 14,504 17,130 16,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.66% 16.55% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,210 11,239 10,402
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +2.99%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £260
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 330 403 394
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -6.82%

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 18 July 2019.

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
Top 12 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 18 July 2019. 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 -11 41 £250 -24.24% 46
UK excluding London +3 33 £260 -26.66% 36
South East +5 12 £120 -66.15% 11
Midlands +21 9 £460 +162.86% 2
London +21 8 £225 -26.23% 10
West Midlands +14 7 £465 +165.71% 1
South West -11 6 £195 -46.94% 8
North of England +27 5 £150 -43.40% 11
Yorkshire +23 3 - - 4
East Midlands +22 2 £120 - 1
North West +4 2 £150 -40.00% 7
East of England +3 2 - - 4

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 41 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
3 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Windows Server
5 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
8 15 (36.59%) DNS
9 14 (34.15%) DHCP
9 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (34.15%) ITIL
9 14 (34.15%) Office 365
10 12 (29.27%) VMware
11 9 (21.95%) Citrix
11 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco
12 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
13 7 (17.07%) Migration
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) VPN
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (14.63%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (14.63%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
14 6 (14.63%) PowerShell

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 41 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.88%) IIS
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) Office 365
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.88%) G Suite
5 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) DNS
2 14 (34.15%) DHCP
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 5 (12.20%) Firewall
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) Skype
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
6 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (7.32%) SAN
6 3 (7.32%) VLAN
6 3 (7.32%) WebEx
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.32%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Support
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
7 3 (7.32%) IT Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) iPad
2 2 (4.88%) PDA
2 2 (4.88%) Replication
2 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Windows Server
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
5 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (12.20%) Linux
8 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
9 3 (7.32%) Unix
9 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000
9 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
10 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
11 1 (2.44%) AIX
11 1 (2.44%) Android
11 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Migration
2 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (14.63%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (14.63%) Scrum
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) ITSM
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.88%) Data Security
7 2 (4.88%) Forensic Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.88%) Presales
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Security Operations
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) MCP
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCDST
5 3 (7.32%) MCSA
6 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.44%) CCNP
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) PhD
7 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.32%) NDS
5 3 (7.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (7.32%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) vCenter Server
3 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.32%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.44%) vRealize
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 6 (14.63%) Symantec
6 4 (9.76%) Apple
6 4 (9.76%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) McAfee
7 3 (7.32%) Bomgar
7 3 (7.32%) Lotus
7 3 (7.32%) Novell
7 3 (7.32%) Peregrine
7 3 (7.32%) Remedy
7 3 (7.32%) Sophos
7 3 (7.32%) Veeam
8 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
8 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Intel
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) Veritas