Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 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 2010
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 531 467 403
Rank change year-on-year -64 -64 -60
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 318 512 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.21% 2.99% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 329 358
UK median daily rate £325 £301 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.97% -5.94% +3.23%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £150
90th Percentile £488 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £314
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.38% +2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 41
UK median hourly rate £20.04 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.81% +14.06% +5.79%
10th Percentile £14.64 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.00 £38.05 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.21 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -7.37% +9.38% +4.92%

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 14,410 17,136 16,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.59% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,143 11,244 10,419
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
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% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 402 392
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +2.56% -4.36%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -7.32%

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 6 months to 23 July 2019.

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 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 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 -45 304 £325 +7.97% 158
UK excluding London -31 226 £325 +8.33% 116
London -38 90 £325 +7.97% 45
South East +16 79 £250 -31.03% 34
South West +12 58 £325 +18.18% 16
North of England 0 44 £375 +36.36% 34
Yorkshire +35 28 £375 +100.00% 15
East of England +8 20 £325 -5.45% 9
North West -3 16 £320 +6.67% 19
Midlands -14 13 £325 +30.00% 20
Scotland -26 12 £250 -9.91% 1
West Midlands -6 9 £300 +9.09% 13
East Midlands +3 4 £325 +150.00% 7

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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.

1 318 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 242 (76.10%) Microsoft
3 230 (72.33%) Windows
4 225 (70.75%) Active Directory
5 178 (55.97%) Office 365
6 139 (43.71%) Windows Server
7 104 (32.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 98 (30.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (30.82%) VMware
9 93 (29.25%) PowerShell
10 89 (27.99%) Exchange Server 2013
11 77 (24.21%) Microsoft Office
12 76 (23.90%) Migration
12 76 (23.90%) Microsoft Azure
13 72 (22.64%) ITIL
14 68 (21.38%) Cisco
15 66 (20.75%) Windows 7
16 65 (20.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 64 (20.13%) DNS
18 61 (19.18%) Citrix
18 61 (19.18%) SCCM
19 58 (18.24%) Skype for Business
20 57 (17.92%) SharePoint
21 55 (17.30%) Finance
21 55 (17.30%) Skype
21 55 (17.30%) Windows 10
22 54 (16.98%) Firewall
23 50 (15.72%) VPN
24 46 (14.47%) HP
25 42 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 318 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 89 (27.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 58 (18.24%) Skype for Business
4 57 (17.92%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (5.66%) IIS
7 14 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.31%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 77 (24.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 178 (55.97%) Office 365
2 76 (23.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (5.66%) Mimecast
5 7 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.20%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.94%) IaaS
6 3 (0.94%) Yammer
7 2 (0.63%) G Suite
7 2 (0.63%) iTunes
7 2 (0.63%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.63%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.31%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.13%) DNS
2 55 (17.30%) Skype
3 54 (16.98%) Firewall
4 50 (15.72%) VPN
5 41 (12.89%) DHCP
6 28 (8.81%) SAN
7 27 (8.49%) LAN
7 27 (8.49%) TCP/IP
8 20 (6.29%) WAN
9 19 (5.97%) NAS
10 15 (4.72%) Wireless
11 13 (4.09%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (3.77%) SMTP
13 11 (3.46%) VoIP
14 10 (3.14%) NetScaler
15 8 (2.52%) VLAN
16 7 (2.20%) DKIM
16 7 (2.20%) DMARC
16 7 (2.20%) Unified Communications
17 5 (1.57%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.63%) MySQL
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Hudson
1 4 (1.26%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 55 (17.30%) Finance
2 22 (6.92%) Law
3 18 (5.66%) French Language
3 18 (5.66%) German Language
4 17 (5.35%) Legal
5 14 (4.40%) Banking
6 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.63%) Local Government
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (16.98%) Analyst
2 49 (15.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (11.64%) Support Engineer
4 30 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 28 (8.81%) Messaging Engineer
6 25 (7.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 25 (7.86%) Support Analyst
7 23 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (6.92%) Service Analyst
9 21 (6.60%) Consultant
9 21 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (5.03%) IT Support
11 15 (4.72%) Exchange Engineer
11 15 (4.72%) Help Desk Support
11 15 (4.72%) Office 365 Engineer
12 14 (4.40%) Messaging Consultant
13 13 (4.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 13 (4.09%) IT Analyst
14 12 (3.77%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.20%) REST
1 7 (2.20%) SOAP
1 7 (2.20%) YAML
2 6 (1.89%) Web Services
3 5 (1.57%) LDAP
4 3 (0.94%) .NET
5 2 (0.63%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.81%) Blackberry
2 23 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.23%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.72%) Clustering
4 12 (3.77%) Handset
5 8 (2.52%) iPhone
5 8 (2.52%) Smartphone
6 7 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.20%) Replication
6 7 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.89%) PKI
8 4 (1.26%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.94%) BYOD
9 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.94%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.94%) IVR
9 3 (0.94%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 230 (72.33%) Windows
2 139 (43.71%) Windows Server
3 104 (32.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (30.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (20.75%) Windows 7
6 55 (17.30%) Windows 10
7 25 (7.86%) Windows 8
8 22 (6.92%) Android
8 22 (6.92%) Linux
8 22 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (5.35%) Apple iOS
10 9 (2.83%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.57%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.63%) Solaris
14 2 (0.63%) Unix
15 1 (0.31%) CentOS
15 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.90%) Migration
2 72 (22.64%) ITIL
3 65 (20.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 31 (9.75%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (8.49%) Service Management
6 26 (8.18%) Change Management
7 23 (7.23%) Service Delivery
8 22 (6.92%) Configuration Management
9 19 (5.97%) Customer Requirements
9 19 (5.97%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (5.35%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (5.35%) Problem Management
11 16 (5.03%) Change Control
12 15 (4.72%) Incident Management
13 13 (4.09%) Network Management
14 12 (3.77%) Information Security
14 12 (3.77%) ITIL V3
15 11 (3.46%) ITSM
15 11 (3.46%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (3.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (29.25%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.23%) SQL
3 12 (3.77%) Java
4 10 (3.14%) Python
5 7 (2.20%) Perl
5 7 (2.20%) VBScript
6 4 (1.26%) C
7 2 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (6.92%) MCSE
4 21 (6.60%) CCNA
5 19 (5.97%) Security Cleared
6 18 (5.66%) MCSA
7 11 (3.46%) CCNP
7 11 (3.46%) MCITP
7 11 (3.46%) MCP
8 10 (3.14%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.83%) Degree
10 7 (2.20%) DBS Check
10 7 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.89%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.57%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.57%) PMP
13 4 (1.26%) CCSP
13 4 (1.26%) CCVP
14 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.49%) SLA
2 6 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.26%) QA
3 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.63%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.31%) NCSC
System Software
1 225 (70.75%) Active Directory
2 42 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (12.58%) Hyper-V
4 32 (10.06%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (8.18%) XenApp
6 15 (4.72%) vSphere
7 12 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.20%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.26%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.26%) Xen
11 3 (0.94%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (0.94%) KVM
12 2 (0.63%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 2 (0.63%) Firmware
12 2 (0.63%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 61 (19.18%) SCCM
2 31 (9.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 31 (9.75%) SCOM
3 18 (5.66%) WSUS
4 15 (4.72%) AirWatch
5 10 (3.14%) Ansible
6 7 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (2.20%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (1.26%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.26%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.94%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.94%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.94%) vMotion
9 3 (0.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 242 (76.10%) Microsoft
2 98 (30.82%) VMware
3 68 (21.38%) Cisco
4 61 (19.18%) Citrix
5 46 (14.47%) HP
6 22 (6.92%) Ivanti
7 19 (5.97%) Proofpoint
8 17 (5.35%) NetApp
9 16 (5.03%) Sophos
9 16 (5.03%) Symantec
10 15 (4.72%) Clearswift
11 14 (4.40%) ServiceNow
12 13 (4.09%) Dell
13 11 (3.46%) CheckPoint
14 10 (3.14%) Apple
14 10 (3.14%) Mitel
15 8 (2.52%) McAfee
15 8 (2.52%) Sony
16 7 (2.20%) F5
16 7 (2.20%) Meraki