Period
to 22 April 2021

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 6 months to 22 April 2021 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
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 550 486 573
Rank change year-on-year -64 +87 -55
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 95 170 316
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 2.08% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 115 226
10th Percentile £183 £163 £130
25th Percentile £235 £250 £173
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £325
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £490 £438 £425
90th Percentile £537 £495 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 9
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £17.25
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £16.73
% change year-on-year - +7.59% +7.94%

Exchange Server 2010 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 7,278 8,156 15,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.56% 14.52% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,000 5,379 9,804
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
25th Percentile £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £463 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £563 £575
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £427 £433
% change year-on-year +2.52% -1.33% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 184 282
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.62 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.25 £14.95 £12.77
Median hourly rate £25.75 £20.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +28.75% +11.11% +1.38%
75th Percentile £56.13 £34.06 £37.50
90th Percentile £64.74 £53.53 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £16.81
% change year-on-year +35.14% +10.05% -3.94%

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2010.

Daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Exchange Server 2010.

Hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 April 2021. 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 -39 65 £350 - 24
UK excluding London +65 58 £375 +7.14% 19
London -47 25 £413 +17.86% 5
Work from Home -241 24 £285 +20.00%
Scotland +14 21 £400 -
South East +52 16 £381 -4.69% 2
South West +45 11 £241 -16.04% 1
North of England +37 6 £464 +42.77% 6
North West +23 6 £464 +49.68% 1
East of England +26 2 £218 -1.14% 8
Midlands +20 2 £219 -23.91% 2
West Midlands +22 1 £303 -26.67% 1
East Midlands +21 1 £135 -53.04% 1

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 95 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 68 (71.58%) Active Directory
3 65 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 65 (68.42%) Windows
3 65 (68.42%) Microsoft 365
4 48 (50.53%) Windows Server
5 44 (46.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 43 (45.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (42.11%) PowerShell
9 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (33.68%) MCSE
10 32 (33.68%) Migration
10 32 (33.68%) Skype for Business
11 28 (29.47%) Security Cleared
12 27 (28.42%) Azure
12 27 (28.42%) Skype
13 26 (27.37%) VMware
14 24 (25.26%) Load Balancing
15 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (22.11%) SC Cleared
15 21 (22.11%) SharePoint
15 21 (22.11%) Cisco
15 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (22.11%) Public Sector
16 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2016
16 20 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
17 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
18 18 (18.95%) Windows 10
18 18 (18.95%) SQL Server

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 95 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 44 (46.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (33.68%) Skype for Business
4 21 (22.11%) SharePoint
5 20 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (7.37%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (4.21%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (2.11%) IIS
10 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 65 (68.42%) Microsoft 365
2 27 (28.42%) Azure
3 10 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (6.32%) Mimecast
5 4 (4.21%) IaaS
5 4 (4.21%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.05%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.42%) Skype
2 16 (16.84%) DNS
3 14 (14.74%) DHCP
4 9 (9.47%) Firewall
5 8 (8.42%) SAN
6 4 (4.21%) LAN
6 4 (4.21%) SNMP
6 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.16%) Internet
7 3 (3.16%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.16%) VoIP
7 3 (3.16%) WAN
8 2 (2.11%) VLAN
9 1 (1.05%) Intranet
9 1 (1.05%) SMTP
9 1 (1.05%) VPN
9 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (22.11%) Public Sector
2 13 (13.68%) Finance
3 7 (7.37%) Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Electronics
5 3 (3.16%) International Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) French Language
6 2 (2.11%) German Language
6 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (11.58%) Analyst
2 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.42%) Architect
3 8 (8.42%) Messaging Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) IT Support
5 5 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Consultant
6 4 (4.21%) IT Trainer
6 4 (4.21%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Trainer
6 4 (4.21%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) LDAP
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.32%) BYOD
2 6 (6.32%) Clustering
2 6 (6.32%) iPad
2 6 (6.32%) iPhone
3 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.11%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (2.11%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) NHS
6 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (68.42%) Windows
2 48 (50.53%) Windows Server
3 43 (45.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (18.95%) Windows 10
8 9 (9.47%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (5.26%) Android
11 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.16%) Linux
12 2 (2.11%) Unix
13 1 (1.05%) CentOS
13 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.05%) Solaris
13 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Migration
2 24 (25.26%) Load Balancing
3 13 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (10.53%) ITIL
5 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.32%) Project Management
8 5 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.21%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.21%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.16%) DevOps
10 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team Management
11 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.11%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (33.68%) MCSE
3 28 (29.47%) Security Cleared
4 21 (22.11%) SC Cleared
5 12 (12.63%) CCNA
5 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (9.47%) MCSA
7 8 (8.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (8.42%) Degree
7 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
7 8 (8.42%) MCITP
8 7 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (6.32%) HP AIS
9 6 (6.32%) HP ASE
9 6 (6.32%) HP MASE
9 6 (6.32%) JNCIS
9 6 (6.32%) NCIE
10 2 (2.11%) CCNP
10 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 68 (71.58%) Active Directory
2 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (7.37%) XenApp
5 5 (5.26%) vSphere
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.11%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 2 (2.11%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) SCCM
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.21%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.16%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.11%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.11%) vRealize
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) PaperCut
7 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.37%) VMware
3 21 (22.11%) Cisco
4 15 (15.79%) Citrix
5 14 (14.74%) HP
6 11 (11.58%) IronPort
7 8 (8.42%) NetApp
8 6 (6.32%) Brocade
8 6 (6.32%) Juniper
8 6 (6.32%) Symantec
9 5 (5.26%) Altiris
9 5 (5.26%) Dell
10 4 (4.21%) McAfee
10 4 (4.21%) Trend Micro
11 3 (3.16%) Ivanti
12 2 (2.11%) EMC
12 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.11%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.11%) Veeam