Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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 2010
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 457 393 332
Rank change year-on-year -64 -61 -89
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 475 591 780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.61% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.87% 3.37% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 363 464
UK median daily rate £300 £305 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -1.21% +2.92%
10th Percentile £131 £159 £130
90th Percentile £450 £445 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £296 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 52
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.05 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.57% +5.64% -13.69%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.60 £34.13 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.11 £18.75 £15.82
% change year-on-year -3.44% +18.52% -9.60%

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 16,539 17,517 18,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.50% 18.14% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,044 11,282 11,880
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £229
90th Percentile £619 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 404 557
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.44 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.33% -7.45% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.30% - +13.48%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Top 16 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 16 January 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 -62 430 £300 -6.25% 185
UK excluding London -12 346 £296 -1.25% 139
South East -14 126 £285 -18.57% 40
London -116 119 £335 +3.08% 61
North of England +11 85 £304 +1.25% 41
South West +20 42 £408 +49.54% 11
Midlands +11 41 £270 -10.00% 17
Yorkshire +24 32 £350 +16.67% 12
North West +20 30 £280 +10.89% 29
Scotland -37 29 £333 +18.75% 8
East Midlands +14 26 £288 -12.88% 9
North East +25 23 £311 +0.24%
East of England -25 23 £260 +30.98% 15
West Midlands +4 15 £265 -3.64% 8
Wales -1 4 £350 +59.09% 6
Northern Ireland -24 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 475 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 357 (75.16%) Windows
3 321 (67.58%) Active Directory
4 228 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 222 (46.74%) Office 365
6 220 (46.32%) Windows Server
7 172 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 159 (33.47%) VMware
9 147 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 142 (29.89%) Skype for Business
11 139 (29.26%) Exchange Server 2013
12 130 (27.37%) Migration
13 115 (24.21%) ITIL
14 111 (23.37%) PowerShell
15 103 (21.68%) Citrix
16 95 (20.00%) Windows 7
17 90 (18.95%) Microsoft Office
18 89 (18.74%) VMware Infrastructure
19 86 (18.11%) Skype
20 84 (17.68%) Hyper-V
20 84 (17.68%) Cisco
21 83 (17.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 80 (16.84%) SCCM
23 74 (15.58%) DNS
24 72 (15.16%) Security Cleared
25 70 (14.74%) DHCP
25 70 (14.74%) SharePoint
26 65 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
27 64 (13.47%) Windows 10
28 60 (12.63%) HP

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
1 475 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 142 (29.89%) Skype for Business
3 139 (29.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 70 (14.74%) SharePoint
5 65 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (5.68%) IIS
8 24 (5.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (1.89%) IBM Notes
11 9 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
12 8 (1.68%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.63%) Apache
14 3 (0.63%) CMS
14 3 (0.63%) IBM Domino
15 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 90 (18.95%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.74%) Acrobat
2 13 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 13 (2.74%) PaintShop Pro
3 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.21%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 222 (46.74%) Office 365
2 56 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.95%) Mimecast
3 14 (2.95%) OneDrive
4 12 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.47%) IaaS
7 3 (0.63%) Yammer
8 2 (0.42%) G Suite
8 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.21%) Serverless
9 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 86 (18.11%) Skype
2 74 (15.58%) DNS
3 70 (14.74%) DHCP
4 59 (12.42%) LAN
5 56 (11.79%) Firewall
5 56 (11.79%) WAN
6 46 (9.68%) SAN
7 32 (6.74%) TCP/IP
8 29 (6.11%) VoIP
9 27 (5.68%) VPN
10 20 (4.21%) IP Telephony
11 17 (3.58%) Remote Desktop
12 16 (3.37%) PBX
13 12 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (2.53%) NetScaler
13 12 (2.53%) SMS
13 12 (2.53%) Wireless
14 11 (2.32%) SMTP
14 11 (2.32%) Unified Communications
15 10 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.42%) MySQL
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (8.63%) Finance
2 14 (2.95%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.74%) Legal
4 10 (2.11%) Back Office
4 10 (2.11%) Banking
5 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.63%) Law
5 3 (0.63%) Retail
6 2 (0.42%) Local Government
6 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (18.53%) Analyst
2 68 (14.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (10.74%) Support Engineer
4 50 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 44 (9.26%) Consultant
6 41 (8.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 38 (8.00%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.11%) Exchange Engineer
9 28 (5.89%) 3rd Line Support
9 28 (5.89%) Desktop Support
10 27 (5.68%) Windows Engineer
11 26 (5.47%) Infrastructure Support
12 22 (4.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 22 (4.63%) Service Analyst
13 21 (4.42%) IT Support
13 21 (4.42%) Office 365 Engineer
13 21 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
14 20 (4.21%) Exchange Consultant
14 20 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
15 19 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.32%) .NET
2 8 (1.68%) XML
3 2 (0.42%) CGI
3 2 (0.42%) Velocity
3 2 (0.42%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.21%) Middleware
4 1 (0.21%) Web Services
4 1 (0.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.05%) Blackberry
4 22 (4.63%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.95%) Fat Client
5 14 (2.95%) Thin Client
6 11 (2.32%) Clustering
7 10 (2.11%) iPhone
8 9 (1.89%) EMC VNX
8 9 (1.89%) Replication
8 9 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.68%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.68%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.47%) iPad
11 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.26%) HP Storage
12 5 (1.05%) PKI
13 4 (0.84%) NHS
13 4 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 357 (75.16%) Windows
2 220 (46.32%) Windows Server
3 172 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 64 (13.47%) Windows 10
7 60 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (9.26%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.95%) Android
9 14 (2.95%) Linux
9 14 (2.95%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.63%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.63%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.21%) Unix
15 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (27.37%) Migration
2 115 (24.21%) ITIL
3 40 (8.42%) Change Management
4 35 (7.37%) Incident Management
5 27 (5.68%) Problem Management
5 27 (5.68%) Service Management
6 25 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 18 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (3.58%) Change Control
9 16 (3.37%) ITIL V3
10 15 (3.16%) PRINCE2
11 14 (2.95%) Server Virtualisation
12 13 (2.74%) Mentoring
12 13 (2.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 12 (2.53%) SDLC
13 12 (2.53%) Time Management
14 11 (2.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (2.32%) Mobile Device Management
14 11 (2.32%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 111 (23.37%) PowerShell
2 18 (3.79%) SQL
3 11 (2.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.68%) C#
4 8 (1.68%) VB
4 8 (1.68%) VBScript
5 2 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.21%) R
6 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (17.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (15.16%) Security Cleared
3 59 (12.42%) MCSE
4 56 (11.79%) SC Cleared
5 29 (6.11%) CCNA
5 29 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (4.63%) MCSA
7 18 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (3.58%) MCP
9 13 (2.74%) Degree
10 12 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.89%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.89%) MCITP
12 8 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (1.68%) CCA
12 8 (1.68%) MCTS
13 6 (1.26%) CCNP
13 6 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (1.05%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.42%) SLA
2 12 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 321 (67.58%) Active Directory
2 89 (18.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (17.68%) Hyper-V
4 51 (10.74%) XenApp
5 48 (10.11%) vSphere
6 24 (5.05%) XenDesktop
7 23 (4.84%) XenServer
8 21 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (1.68%) Brightmail
13 6 (1.26%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
16 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 80 (16.84%) SCCM
2 26 (5.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 23 (4.84%) SCOM
4 17 (3.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (2.95%) AirWatch
6 13 (2.74%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.05%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.84%) MAILsweeper
10 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.84%) Nagios
10 4 (0.84%) WSUS
11 3 (0.63%) EdgeSight
11 3 (0.63%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.42%) Cisco LMS
12 2 (0.42%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 228 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 159 (33.47%) VMware
3 103 (21.68%) Citrix
4 84 (17.68%) Cisco
5 60 (12.63%) HP
6 34 (7.16%) Symantec
7 20 (4.21%) Ivanti
8 14 (2.95%) Avaya
9 13 (2.74%) Adobe
9 13 (2.74%) EMC
10 12 (2.53%) Dell
11 11 (2.32%) IronPort
11 11 (2.32%) MobileIron
11 11 (2.32%) Veeam
12 10 (2.11%) Lotus
12 10 (2.11%) McAfee
12 10 (2.11%) Polycom
13 9 (1.89%) Altiris
13 9 (1.89%) arcserve
13 9 (1.89%) IBM