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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 312 262
Rank change year-on-year -42 -50  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 263 380 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.68% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 3.91% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 244 257
Median daily rate £310 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £305 £300
% change year-on-year -1.63% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 47
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £57.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -  

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 8045 9711 9895
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.06% 17.38% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5213 6307 5936
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £571 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 213 382
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.30 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -17.50%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Exchange Server 2010 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 28 April 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 28 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the UK

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 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 28 April 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 -13 250 £310 +3.33% 97
London -13 74 £316 +5.41% 21
South East -13 54 £330 +10.00% 24
South West +20 34 £295 -21.33% 8
North West +39 30 £325 -18.23% 23
Hampshire +6 23 £325 +4.00% 6
City of London +1 17 £425 +11.11% 7
East of England -7 15 £375 +10.29% 2
East Midlands -19 14 £125 -45.05% 4
Berkshire +20 13 £346 +35.78% 5
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £375 +15.38% 4
West Midlands +27 11 £238 -20.83% 3
Milton Keynes +6 11 £438 +34.61% 4
Dorset - 11 £300 - 1
Bournemouth - 11 £300 - 1
North East +8 10 £275 -1.78% 3
Yorkshire +17 9 £180 -28.00% 9
Gloucestershire +14 9 £200 -52.94% 1
Manchester +12 9 £335 +21.81% 11
Wiltshire +6 9 £208 -40.71%
Cheshire +37 8 £350 -22.22% 7
Hertfordshire +12 8 £350 +66.66%
Reading +23 7 £307 - 4
Hook +4 7 £320 +4.91%
Cumbria - 6 £220 - 2
Swindon +1 5 £221 -36.78%
Northamptonshire 0 5 £204 -0.60% 1
Derby -12 5 £125 +13.63%
Derbyshire -13 5 £125 +12.61%
Shropshire +29 4 £200 -8.04%

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 530 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 410 (77.36%) Windows
3 393 (74.15%) Active Directory
4 334 (63.02%) Microsoft
5 279 (52.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 275 (51.89%) Windows Server
7 233 (43.96%) VMware
8 207 (39.06%) Office 365
9 203 (38.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 191 (36.04%) Exchange Server 2013
11 145 (27.36%) PowerShell
12 141 (26.60%) Windows 7
13 126 (23.77%) Citrix
14 125 (23.58%) Skype for Business
15 123 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
16 122 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2007
17 118 (22.26%) ITIL
18 114 (21.51%) Microsoft Office
18 114 (21.51%) DNS
19 99 (18.68%) Migration
20 97 (18.30%) Cisco
21 95 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
22 92 (17.36%) SQL Server
23 91 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
24 90 (16.98%) Security Cleared
25 88 (16.60%) SharePoint
26 84 (15.85%) DHCP
26 84 (15.85%) Hyper-V
27 78 (14.72%) SCCM
27 78 (14.72%) Skype

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
1 530 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 191 (36.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 125 (23.58%) Skype for Business
4 122 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 88 (16.60%) SharePoint
6 74 (13.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 46 (8.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 37 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 33 (6.23%) Office Communications Server
10 26 (4.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 23 (4.34%) IIS
12 10 (1.89%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.94%) Apache
15 3 (0.57%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.57%) Live Communications Server
16 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 114 (21.51%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.75%) Pegasus Opera
2 4 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.38%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.19%) assyst
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 207 (39.06%) Office 365
2 69 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (2.26%) IaaS
5 9 (1.70%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.32%) OneDrive
7 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.75%) SaaS
9 2 (0.38%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (21.51%) DNS
2 84 (15.85%) DHCP
3 78 (14.72%) Skype
4 77 (14.53%) Firewall
4 77 (14.53%) SAN
5 47 (8.87%) VoIP
6 37 (6.98%) VPN
7 36 (6.79%) WAN
8 31 (5.85%) Internet
9 30 (5.66%) LAN
10 29 (5.47%) TCP/IP
11 23 (4.34%) Remote Desktop
12 20 (3.77%) SMTP
13 17 (3.21%) VLAN
14 14 (2.64%) Unified Communications
15 11 (2.08%) MPLS
15 11 (2.08%) NAS
15 11 (2.08%) NetScaler
16 10 (1.89%) Wireless
17 9 (1.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.75%) MS Access
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.38%) MySQL
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.38%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.19%) MSI
3 1 (0.19%) Subversion
3 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 68 (12.83%) Finance
2 13 (2.45%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.26%) Banking
3 12 (2.26%) Law
4 6 (1.13%) Marketing
4 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.94%) Retail
6 4 (0.75%) Back Office
7 3 (0.57%) Billing
7 3 (0.57%) Games
7 3 (0.57%) Legal
7 3 (0.57%) Local Government
7 3 (0.57%) Military
8 2 (0.38%) Electronics
8 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 101 (19.06%) Analyst
2 99 (18.68%) Support Engineer
3 86 (16.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 53 (10.00%) Consultant
5 50 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 42 (7.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 42 (7.92%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 34 (6.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 32 (6.04%) Exchange Engineer
9 32 (6.04%) Windows Engineer
10 30 (5.66%) Messaging Engineer
11 29 (5.47%) Architect
12 28 (5.28%) IT Support
12 28 (5.28%) Server Engineer
13 27 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 26 (4.91%) IT Analyst
14 26 (4.91%) Wintel Engineer
15 25 (4.72%) VMware Engineer
16 23 (4.34%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.02%) XML
2 6 (1.13%) .NET
2 6 (1.13%) MSMQ
2 6 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (0.75%) WAP
4 3 (0.57%) SailPoint
4 3 (0.57%) Web Services
5 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.38%) HTML
5 2 (0.38%) LAMP
6 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.19%) CSS
6 1 (0.19%) jQuery
6 1 (0.19%) OAuth
6 1 (0.19%) OpenID
6 1 (0.19%) REST
6 1 (0.19%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.19%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.25%) Blackberry
2 39 (7.36%) Data Centre
3 34 (6.42%) Clustering
4 32 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (4.53%) Replication
6 18 (3.40%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.08%) PKI
8 8 (1.51%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.51%) Life Science
8 8 (1.51%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.32%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.94%) iPad
11 5 (0.94%) iPhone
11 5 (0.94%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.75%) EMC VNX
12 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 410 (77.36%) Windows
2 279 (52.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 275 (51.89%) Windows Server
4 203 (38.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 141 (26.60%) Windows 7
6 95 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (11.32%) Windows 10
8 36 (6.79%) Windows 8
9 32 (6.04%) Linux
10 27 (5.09%) Apple iOS
11 26 (4.91%) Windows XP
12 24 (4.53%) Android
13 21 (3.96%) Unix
14 12 (2.26%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.94%) CentOS
15 5 (0.94%) SUSE
16 4 (0.75%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.57%) Solaris
17 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (22.26%) ITIL
2 99 (18.68%) Migration
3 54 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (5.66%) Change Management
5 25 (4.72%) Service Management
6 24 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
7 20 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 19 (3.58%) ITIL V3
9 15 (2.83%) Content Management
9 15 (2.83%) Load Balancing
9 15 (2.83%) Server Building
10 14 (2.64%) High Availability
10 14 (2.64%) Security Patching
11 13 (2.45%) Identity Access Management
11 13 (2.45%) Incident Management
11 13 (2.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 12 (2.26%) Asset Management
12 12 (2.26%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (1.89%) Network Architecture
13 10 (1.89%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 145 (27.36%) PowerShell
2 58 (10.94%) SQL
3 27 (5.09%) VBScript
4 12 (2.26%) VB
5 8 (1.51%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.51%) C#
6 4 (0.75%) Python
7 2 (0.38%) PHP
8 1 (0.19%) C
8 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 91 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (16.98%) Security Cleared
3 71 (13.40%) SC Cleared
4 52 (9.81%) MCSE
5 33 (6.23%) MCSA
6 32 (6.04%) MCITP
7 27 (5.09%) MCP
8 21 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (3.58%) CCNA
10 17 (3.21%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.26%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.70%) Degree
13 9 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.51%) CCNP
15 6 (1.13%) CCIE
15 6 (1.13%) MCDST
16 4 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
16 4 (0.75%) MCSD
17 3 (0.57%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.09%) SLA
2 5 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.57%) QA
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 393 (74.15%) Active Directory
2 123 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (15.85%) Hyper-V
4 61 (11.51%) XenApp
5 32 (6.04%) vSphere
6 27 (5.09%) VMware ESX
7 23 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (4.15%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.26%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (1.51%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.94%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.94%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.75%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.75%) UAG
15 3 (0.57%) Firmware
16 2 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 78 (14.72%) SCCM
2 25 (4.72%) Backup Exec
2 25 (4.72%) WSUS
3 23 (4.34%) SCOM
4 21 (3.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (2.83%) AirWatch
5 15 (2.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 14 (2.64%) NetBackup
7 13 (2.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 12 (2.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (1.32%) vCenter Server
13 6 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.75%) Nagios
14 4 (0.75%) PowerCLI
14 4 (0.75%) Puppet
15 3 (0.57%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 334 (63.02%) Microsoft
2 233 (43.96%) VMware
3 126 (23.77%) Citrix
4 97 (18.30%) Cisco
5 60 (11.32%) HP
6 54 (10.19%) NetApp
7 39 (7.36%) Symantec
8 24 (4.53%) Veeam
9 21 (3.96%) Dell
10 20 (3.77%) Apple
11 16 (3.02%) EMC
11 16 (3.02%) Intel
11 16 (3.02%) Polycom
12 15 (2.83%) Oracle
13 14 (2.64%) IBM
14 12 (2.26%) IronPort
15 11 (2.08%) ServiceNow
16 10 (1.89%) Lotus
16 10 (1.89%) RightFax
16 10 (1.89%) Trend Micro
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £130 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwickshire
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £100 to £130 per day 4 Weeks initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £151 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
onezeero.
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cumbria
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £195 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMS contingency
Posted: 8 days ago