The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 29 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 2010
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 293 253
Rank change year-on-year -49 -40  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 292 430 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.80% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.72% 4.43% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 241 314
Median daily rate £325 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £300
% change year-on-year +3.27% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 41 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -28.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.50 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £15.13 £20.60
% change year-on-year +10.74% -26.57%  

Exchange Server 2010 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 7848 9712 10004
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.66% 18.08% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7973 10735 10407
Median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £580 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 335 421 515
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2010 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Top 11 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 2010 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -40 265 £325 +4.00% 97
UK excluding London +20 218 £315 +3.27% 61
North of England +38 79 £284 -2.99% 27
London -61 73 £350 +3.70% 39
South East -8 40 £375 +2.04% 14
South West +9 37 £325 -16.66% 8
Scotland +17 23 £275 -11.29% 3
Midlands +11 23 £218 +24.28% 8
East of England -8 16 £413 +17.85% 1
Northern Ireland -44 2 £250 -
Wales -3 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 549 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 398 (72.50%) Active Directory
3 387 (70.49%) Windows
4 333 (60.66%) Microsoft
5 258 (46.99%) Windows Server
6 249 (45.36%) Office 365
7 239 (43.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 225 (40.98%) VMware
9 213 (38.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 198 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 159 (28.96%) PowerShell
12 138 (25.14%) Skype for Business
13 136 (24.77%) Migration
14 135 (24.59%) Citrix
15 127 (23.13%) Windows 7
16 125 (22.77%) ITIL
17 120 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 119 (21.68%) Microsoft Office
19 108 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
20 106 (19.31%) DNS
21 102 (18.58%) Security Cleared
22 99 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
22 99 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
23 92 (16.76%) Skype
24 91 (16.58%) SharePoint
25 86 (15.66%) Cisco
25 86 (15.66%) SQL Server
25 86 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
26 83 (15.12%) SCCM
27 81 (14.75%) SC Cleared

Exchange Server 2010
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
1 549 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 198 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 138 (25.14%) Skype for Business
4 108 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 91 (16.58%) SharePoint
6 65 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 48 (8.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 45 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 31 (5.65%) Office Communications Server
10 28 (5.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 23 (4.19%) IIS
12 11 (2.00%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.91%) Apache
15 4 (0.73%) IBM Domino
16 3 (0.55%) Live Communications Server
17 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.36%) CMS
18 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 119 (21.68%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.73%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.36%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 249 (45.36%) Office 365
2 99 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (9.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (2.37%) OneDrive
5 11 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (1.82%) Mimecast
7 9 (1.64%) IaaS
8 8 (1.46%) Yammer
9 5 (0.91%) SaaS
10 3 (0.55%) PaaS
11 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 106 (19.31%) DNS
2 92 (16.76%) Skype
3 76 (13.84%) SAN
4 74 (13.48%) DHCP
5 68 (12.39%) Firewall
6 44 (8.01%) VoIP
7 39 (7.10%) LAN
7 39 (7.10%) VPN
7 39 (7.10%) WAN
8 26 (4.74%) Internet
9 22 (4.01%) TCP/IP
10 19 (3.46%) NAS
10 19 (3.46%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (2.55%) Unified Communications
12 13 (2.37%) Wireless
13 12 (2.19%) SMTP
13 12 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (2.00%) iSCSI
14 11 (2.00%) VLAN
15 7 (1.28%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.09%) MySQL
5 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.73%) MS Access
6 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 68 (12.39%) Finance
2 18 (3.28%) Banking
3 15 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.55%) Law
5 8 (1.46%) Retail
6 6 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.91%) Back Office
7 5 (0.91%) Marketing
8 4 (0.73%) Billing
8 4 (0.73%) Legal
9 3 (0.55%) Games
9 3 (0.55%) Military
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (22.04%) Analyst
2 77 (14.03%) Support Engineer
3 73 (13.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 62 (11.29%) Consultant
5 48 (8.74%) 2nd Line Support
6 40 (7.29%) Support Analyst
7 39 (7.10%) Messaging Engineer
8 36 (6.56%) Administrator
9 33 (6.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 31 (5.65%) Exchange Consultant
11 30 (5.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 29 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support
12 29 (5.28%) Architect
13 27 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 26 (4.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 25 (4.55%) Server Engineer
15 25 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
16 24 (4.37%) IT Support
16 24 (4.37%) Office 365 Consultant
17 22 (4.01%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.00%) XML
2 5 (0.91%) SailPoint
3 3 (0.55%) WAP
3 3 (0.55%) Web Services
4 2 (0.36%) LAMP
5 1 (0.18%) .NET
5 1 (0.18%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.18%) Flash
5 1 (0.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.29%) Blackberry
2 45 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 43 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.55%) Replication
5 21 (3.83%) Clustering
6 18 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.37%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.37%) Thin Client
8 12 (2.19%) PKI
9 9 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.46%) Life Science
10 8 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.28%) iPhone
12 6 (1.09%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.91%) iPad
13 5 (0.91%) RIA
14 4 (0.73%) EMC VNX
15 3 (0.55%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 387 (70.49%) Windows
2 258 (46.99%) Windows Server
3 239 (43.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 213 (38.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 127 (23.13%) Windows 7
6 86 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (13.66%) Windows 10
8 35 (6.38%) Windows 8
9 30 (5.46%) Linux
10 26 (4.74%) Windows XP
11 22 (4.01%) Apple iOS
12 20 (3.64%) Unix
13 18 (3.28%) Android
14 9 (1.64%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.46%) CentOS
16 5 (0.91%) SUSE
16 5 (0.91%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.55%) Solaris
17 3 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (24.77%) Migration
2 125 (22.77%) ITIL
3 57 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (6.74%) Change Management
5 31 (5.65%) Capacity Planning
5 31 (5.65%) ITIL V3
6 29 (5.28%) Service Management
7 23 (4.19%) Task Automation
8 22 (4.01%) Security Patching
9 20 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
10 18 (3.28%) Identity Access Management
10 18 (3.28%) Project Management
11 17 (3.10%) Data Protection
12 15 (2.73%) Content Management
13 13 (2.37%) Change Control
13 13 (2.37%) ERP
13 13 (2.37%) Problem Management
13 13 (2.37%) Service Delivery
14 12 (2.19%) Customer Requirements
15 11 (2.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 159 (28.96%) PowerShell
2 58 (10.56%) SQL
3 26 (4.74%) VBScript
4 10 (1.82%) VB
5 6 (1.09%) PHP
6 5 (0.91%) C
7 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.36%) Python
9 1 (0.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 102 (18.58%) Security Cleared
2 99 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 81 (14.75%) SC Cleared
4 53 (9.65%) MCSE
5 33 (6.01%) MCP
6 27 (4.92%) MCSA
7 23 (4.19%) MCITP
8 19 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (3.28%) DV Cleared
10 17 (3.10%) CCNA
10 17 (3.10%) Degree
11 15 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (1.28%) DBS Check
13 7 (1.28%) MCDST
14 4 (0.73%) CCA
14 4 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.28%) SLA
2 9 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.55%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 398 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 120 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 47 (8.56%) XenApp
5 40 (7.29%) vSphere
6 38 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.82%) DFS Replication
8 10 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (1.09%) Samba
11 6 (1.09%) Squid
11 6 (1.09%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.09%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.91%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.73%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.55%) Firmware
14 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 83 (15.12%) SCCM
2 26 (4.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 23 (4.19%) AirWatch
4 22 (4.01%) SCOM
5 20 (3.64%) Backup Exec
6 19 (3.46%) WSUS
7 15 (2.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 14 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (2.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 12 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 11 (2.00%) NetBackup
11 9 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (1.09%) Nagios
12 6 (1.09%) Webmin
12 6 (1.09%) Xymon
13 5 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.91%) WMI
14 4 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 333 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 225 (40.98%) VMware
3 135 (24.59%) Citrix
4 86 (15.66%) Cisco
5 60 (10.93%) HP
6 50 (9.11%) NetApp
7 47 (8.56%) Symantec
8 25 (4.55%) Apple
8 25 (4.55%) EMC
9 22 (4.01%) Veeam
10 21 (3.83%) Dell
11 19 (3.46%) ServiceNow
12 16 (2.91%) Intel
12 16 (2.91%) McAfee
13 15 (2.73%) Oracle
14 14 (2.55%) MobileIron
15 13 (2.37%) CommVault
16 12 (2.19%) Lotus
16 12 (2.19%) Polycom
17 11 (2.00%) IronPort
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £180 - 190 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £180 - £280 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
AMS contingency
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago