Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 488 539 480
Rank change year-on-year +51 -59 -86
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 272 367 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.37% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.59% 2.24% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 261 305
UK median daily rate £363 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.08% +5.00% -2.04%
10th Percentile £150 £143 £131
90th Percentile £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 35
UK median hourly rate £16.45 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% -2.78% +5.57%
10th Percentile £14.07 £12.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.74 £29.73 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.11
% change year-on-year -6.06% -8.86% -3.44%

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 10,490 16,363 16,541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.40% 16.46% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,794 10,545 11,025
UK median daily rate £450 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £255 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £636 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 356 397
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.07%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.42
% change year-on-year +2.70% -4.74% -2.90%

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 17 January 2020.

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
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 17 January 2020. 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 +58 265 £350 +11.11% 117
UK excluding London +34 154 £363 +11.54% 100
London +95 113 £275 +22.77% 26
South West +36 39 £375 +15.38% 11
South East +22 36 £375 - 29
North of England +2 36 £325 +18.18% 22
East of England +36 23 £375 -1.32% 12
Yorkshire +43 19 £325 +3.17% 5
North West -2 17 £369 +34.09% 16
Midlands +42 14 £300 -8.40% 17
West Midlands +51 13 £300 -7.69% 12
Scotland +16 6 £450 +12.50% 3
East Midlands +13 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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.

1 272 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 187 (68.75%) Windows
3 178 (65.44%) Active Directory
4 172 (63.24%) Microsoft
5 168 (61.76%) Office 365
6 98 (36.03%) VMware
7 96 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 96 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 94 (34.56%) Windows Server
9 87 (31.99%) Azure
10 78 (28.68%) PowerShell
11 76 (27.94%) Exchange Server 2013
12 74 (27.21%) DNS
13 72 (26.47%) Migration
14 66 (24.26%) DHCP
14 66 (24.26%) Cisco
15 65 (23.90%) Windows 10
16 63 (23.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 63 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 62 (22.79%) Citrix
18 61 (22.43%) Windows 7
19 57 (20.96%) Skype for Business
20 55 (20.22%) ITIL
21 53 (19.49%) SCCM
22 52 (19.12%) Skype
23 51 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
24 48 (17.65%) Hyper-V
25 47 (17.28%) Firewall
26 42 (15.44%) Windows Server 2003
27 40 (14.71%) 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
1 272 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 76 (27.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 57 (20.96%) Skype for Business
4 34 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 26 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.57%) IIS
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.37%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 168 (61.76%) Office 365
2 87 (31.99%) Azure
3 33 (12.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (7.35%) AWS
5 16 (5.88%) OneDrive
6 12 (4.41%) G Suite
6 12 (4.41%) IaaS
7 9 (3.31%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.47%) PaaS
9 3 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.37%) GCP
10 1 (0.37%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.37%) GoToWebinar
10 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (27.21%) DNS
2 66 (24.26%) DHCP
3 52 (19.12%) Skype
4 47 (17.28%) Firewall
5 35 (12.87%) TCP/IP
6 31 (11.40%) SAN
7 29 (10.66%) VPN
8 17 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (6.25%) FTP
9 13 (4.78%) LAN
9 13 (4.78%) NetScaler
9 13 (4.78%) Unified Communications
10 11 (4.04%) WAN
11 9 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (3.31%) NaaS
11 9 (3.31%) Wireless
12 8 (2.94%) VLAN
12 8 (2.94%) VoIP
12 8 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (2.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (2.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2017
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Hudson
1 1 (0.37%) WinDbg
General
1 29 (10.66%) Finance
2 27 (9.93%) Law
3 14 (5.15%) Legal
4 11 (4.04%) Banking
5 7 (2.57%) Back Office
6 5 (1.84%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.37%) Local Government
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (21.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 49 (18.01%) Analyst
3 35 (12.87%) Support Engineer
4 21 (7.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 20 (7.35%) Service Analyst
5 20 (7.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 19 (6.99%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (6.25%) Architect
8 16 (5.88%) Consultant
9 15 (5.51%) Exchange Engineer
9 15 (5.51%) Windows Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) Infrastructure Support
10 14 (5.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) Junior
11 13 (4.78%) Junior Analyst
11 13 (4.78%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 12 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.94%) Web Services
2 3 (1.10%) LDAP
2 3 (1.10%) Node.js
3 2 (0.74%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.74%) OAuth
3 2 (0.74%) SAML
4 1 (0.37%) .NET
4 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.56%) Blackberry
2 23 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.35%) Clustering
4 18 (6.62%) iPhone
4 18 (6.62%) Smartphone
5 14 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.15%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.21%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (1.84%) Handset
9 4 (1.47%) Fibre Optics
9 4 (1.47%) Replication
10 3 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.10%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.74%) PKI
11 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.37%) NHS
12 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 187 (68.75%) Windows
2 96 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 96 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 94 (34.56%) Windows Server
4 65 (23.90%) Windows 10
5 61 (22.43%) Windows 7
6 42 (15.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (8.46%) Windows 8
8 22 (8.09%) Android
9 16 (5.88%) Linux
10 11 (4.04%) Windows XP
11 9 (3.31%) Windows 2000
12 6 (2.21%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.10%) VMS
15 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.37%) CentOS
16 1 (0.37%) Unix
16 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.47%) Migration
2 63 (23.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 55 (20.22%) ITIL
4 31 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (8.09%) Information Security
6 21 (7.72%) Security Management
7 20 (7.35%) Information Security Management
7 20 (7.35%) ISMS
7 20 (7.35%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.15%) Project Management
9 12 (4.41%) Change Management
9 12 (4.41%) CRM
9 12 (4.41%) High Availability
9 12 (4.41%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.41%) Time Management
10 11 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.04%) Server Building
11 10 (3.68%) Patch Management
12 9 (3.31%) Customer-Centricity
12 9 (3.31%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 78 (28.68%) PowerShell
2 22 (8.09%) SQL
3 12 (4.41%) Java
4 9 (3.31%) C
5 5 (1.84%) VBScript
6 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.10%) C#
6 3 (1.10%) Go
6 3 (1.10%) Python
6 3 (1.10%) Ruby
7 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 25 (9.19%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (8.09%) MCSE
5 21 (7.72%) SC Cleared
6 16 (5.88%) MCP
7 15 (5.51%) MCSA
8 13 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (4.41%) CCNA
10 11 (4.04%) Degree
10 11 (4.04%) DV Cleared
11 10 (3.68%) MCITP
12 6 (2.21%) DBS Check
13 4 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (1.10%) Master's Degree
15 2 (0.74%) MCDST
16 1 (0.37%) CCVP
16 1 (0.37%) MCTS
16 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.51%) SLA
2 8 (2.94%) NCSC
3 6 (2.21%) Government Security Classifications
4 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.10%) COBIT
5 3 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 178 (65.44%) Active Directory
2 63 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 26 (9.56%) vSphere
5 22 (8.09%) XenApp
6 15 (5.51%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (5.51%) XenDesktop
7 12 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.84%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.10%) Docker
10 2 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.37%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.37%) Postfix
11 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (19.49%) SCCM
2 16 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 16 (5.88%) SCOM
3 15 (5.51%) WSUS
4 14 (5.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (4.78%) Single Sign-On
6 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (3.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (2.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (2.21%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.84%) Nessus
10 5 (1.84%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.47%) SCOrch
12 3 (1.10%) Ansible
12 3 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (1.10%) Kubernetes
12 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (1.10%) Puppet
12 3 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 172 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 98 (36.03%) VMware
3 66 (24.26%) Cisco
4 62 (22.79%) Citrix
5 30 (11.03%) HP
6 25 (9.19%) Ivanti
7 18 (6.62%) Symantec
8 17 (6.25%) Sony
9 16 (5.88%) ServiceNow
10 15 (5.51%) Dell
11 14 (5.15%) Sophos
12 12 (4.41%) Google
12 12 (4.41%) Splunk
13 11 (4.04%) EMC
13 11 (4.04%) Okta
13 11 (4.04%) OpenText
13 11 (4.04%) Polycom
14 10 (3.68%) MobileIron
14 10 (3.68%) NetApp
15 9 (3.31%) Meraki