Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 376 334
Rank change year-on-year -108 -42 -61
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 450 547 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 3.53% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 366 477
UK median daily rate £289 £315 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +3.28% -1.61%
10th Percentile £135 £153 £163
90th Percentile £450 £475 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £310 £305
% change year-on-year -9.27% +1.64% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 56
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +11.86% -26.25%
10th Percentile £10.80 £11.25 £10.88
90th Percentile £40.65 £48.75 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +1.54% +8.33% -21.05%

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 16,354 15,504 18,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.40% 17.05% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,833 10,039 12,190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 365 459
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £52.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.68 £20.50
% change year-on-year -6.32% -8.88% +17.14%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -112 364 £300 -7.69% 109
UK excluding London -81 279 £281 -9.27% 85
London -37 160 £315 -5.62% 28
South East -58 69 £362 +8.11% 24
Scotland -13 57 £275 +10.00% 3
North of England -93 54 £273 -6.03% 23
Midlands -5 42 £250 +25.00% 12
Yorkshire -11 26 £210 -30.00% 10
North West -71 25 £275 -15.38% 13
West Midlands -17 23 £250 +5.26% 7
South West -25 22 £250 -16.67% 9
East Midlands +5 21 £250 +100.00% 5
East of England -8 20 £338 -15.63% 13
Wales +4 13 £250 -19.35%
Northern Ireland +12 5 £481 +113.89% 1
North East -31 3 £273 -0.91%

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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.

1 450 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 352 (78.22%) Windows
3 327 (72.67%) Active Directory
4 264 (58.67%) Microsoft
5 227 (50.44%) Windows Server
6 222 (49.33%) Office 365
7 197 (43.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 166 (36.89%) Skype for Business
9 159 (35.33%) VMware
10 158 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 133 (29.56%) PowerShell
12 129 (28.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 125 (27.78%) Windows 7
14 114 (25.33%) DNS
15 113 (25.11%) ITIL
16 110 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
17 105 (23.33%) Migration
18 98 (21.78%) Windows 10
19 97 (21.56%) Citrix
20 95 (21.11%) Skype
21 93 (20.67%) VMware Infrastructure
22 86 (19.11%) DHCP
23 82 (18.22%) SCCM
24 76 (16.89%) LAN
25 70 (15.56%) WAN
26 69 (15.33%) Cisco
27 68 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
27 68 (15.11%) Finance
27 68 (15.11%) Security Cleared
28 65 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 450 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 166 (36.89%) Skype for Business
3 129 (28.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 64 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 62 (13.78%) SharePoint
6 39 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 29 (6.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (4.22%) Office Communications Server
9 15 (3.33%) IIS
10 12 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.89%) Apache
12 3 (0.67%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.67%) Site Server
13 1 (0.22%) CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Confluence
13 1 (0.22%) JBoss
13 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 110 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.67%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.44%) ReMetrica
1 2 (0.44%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.22%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 222 (49.33%) Office 365
2 54 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.33%) Mimecast
4 17 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (3.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.33%) Yammer
7 4 (0.89%) iTunes
8 3 (0.67%) IaaS
8 3 (0.67%) SaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.44%) G Suite
9 2 (0.44%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.44%) PaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Serverless
10 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.22%) GoToWebinar
10 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 114 (25.33%) DNS
2 95 (21.11%) Skype
3 86 (19.11%) DHCP
4 76 (16.89%) LAN
5 70 (15.56%) WAN
6 56 (12.44%) Firewall
7 44 (9.78%) VPN
8 42 (9.33%) TCP/IP
9 35 (7.78%) SAN
10 31 (6.89%) SMTP
11 26 (5.78%) Unified Communications
12 24 (5.33%) VoIP
13 16 (3.56%) VLAN
14 10 (2.22%) IP Telephony
15 9 (2.00%) NetScaler
15 9 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (1.78%) Internet
17 6 (1.33%) POP3
17 6 (1.33%) SMS
17 6 (1.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.44%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.56%) JIRA
2 2 (0.44%) MSI
3 1 (0.22%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.22%) Hudson
3 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (15.11%) Finance
2 19 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.78%) Back Office
4 15 (3.33%) Legal
5 12 (2.67%) Retail
6 10 (2.22%) Banking
7 7 (1.56%) Local Government
8 6 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.33%) Law
9 4 (0.89%) Marketing
10 3 (0.67%) Games
11 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (17.78%) Analyst
2 71 (15.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 53 (11.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 52 (11.56%) Support Engineer
5 48 (10.67%) Messaging Engineer
6 46 (10.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 45 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 30 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
9 28 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 27 (6.00%) Office 365 Engineer
11 26 (5.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 25 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 24 (5.33%) Administrator
13 24 (5.33%) Server Engineer
14 23 (5.11%) IT Support
15 22 (4.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (4.22%) Desktop Support
16 19 (4.22%) Exchange Support
16 19 (4.22%) IT Analyst
16 19 (4.22%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.33%) MAPI
2 4 (0.89%) Web Services
3 3 (0.67%) Apache Axis
4 2 (0.44%) ADSI
4 2 (0.44%) LDAP
4 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.22%) .NET
5 1 (0.22%) COM+
5 1 (0.22%) LAMP
5 1 (0.22%) OAuth
5 1 (0.22%) WSH
5 1 (0.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.22%) Blackberry
2 34 (7.56%) Clustering
3 24 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.78%) PKI
6 13 (2.89%) iPhone
6 13 (2.89%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (2.00%) Handset
8 9 (2.00%) iPad
8 9 (2.00%) Replication
9 8 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.78%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.56%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.56%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.33%) CLARiiON
12 5 (1.11%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
13 4 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 352 (78.22%) Windows
2 227 (50.44%) Windows Server
3 197 (43.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 158 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 125 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 98 (21.78%) Windows 10
7 68 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (9.78%) Windows 8
9 28 (6.22%) Apple iOS
10 25 (5.56%) Windows XP
11 20 (4.44%) Linux
12 14 (3.11%) Android
12 14 (3.11%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.56%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.11%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.22%) HPUX
17 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (25.11%) ITIL
2 105 (23.33%) Migration
3 37 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (7.33%) Change Management
5 27 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (5.33%) High Availability
6 24 (5.33%) Service Management
7 19 (4.22%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (4.22%) ITIL V3
8 17 (3.78%) PRINCE2
9 16 (3.56%) Time Management
10 15 (3.33%) Problem Management
11 14 (3.11%) Virtual Environments
12 13 (2.89%) Workflow
13 12 (2.67%) Network Load Balancing
14 11 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (2.44%) Mentoring
14 11 (2.44%) Patch Management
14 11 (2.44%) Presales
15 10 (2.22%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 133 (29.56%) PowerShell
2 47 (10.44%) SQL
3 12 (2.67%) VBScript
4 9 (2.00%) C
5 6 (1.33%) VBA
6 1 (0.22%) AWK
6 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.22%) LINC
6 1 (0.22%) Perl
6 1 (0.22%) Python
6 1 (0.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.22%) sed
6 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (15.11%) Security Cleared
2 65 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (13.11%) SC Cleared
4 39 (8.67%) Degree
5 32 (7.11%) MCSE
6 22 (4.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (4.00%) CCNA
7 18 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.56%) DV Cleared
9 15 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (2.89%) MCITP
11 12 (2.67%) MCSA
12 11 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (2.22%) MCP
14 7 (1.56%) CCNP
15 6 (1.33%) Novell Certification
16 5 (1.11%) DBS Check
17 3 (0.67%) A+ Certification
17 3 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
17 3 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.33%) SLA
2 8 (1.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.33%) PMO
4 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.67%) GDPR
7 2 (0.44%) QA
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 327 (72.67%) Active Directory
2 93 (20.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 48 (10.67%) VMware ESXi
4 48 (10.67%) XenApp
5 40 (8.89%) vSphere
6 22 (4.89%) XenDesktop
7 16 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (2.22%) XenServer
10 6 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (1.33%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.67%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.44%) Xen
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 82 (18.22%) SCCM
2 29 (6.44%) SCOM
3 21 (4.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 17 (3.78%) Backup Exec
4 17 (3.78%) McAfee ePO
4 17 (3.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (2.89%) WSUS
6 11 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (2.22%) vCenter Server
8 8 (1.78%) AirWatch
8 8 (1.78%) PingFederate
9 7 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (1.33%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.11%) Ansible
11 5 (1.11%) HP SIM
11 5 (1.11%) SmoothWall
12 4 (0.89%) Puppet
12 4 (0.89%) vMotion
Vendors
1 264 (58.67%) Microsoft
2 159 (35.33%) VMware
3 97 (21.56%) Citrix
4 69 (15.33%) Cisco
5 56 (12.44%) HP
6 39 (8.67%) Symantec
7 23 (5.11%) McAfee
8 22 (4.89%) Apple
9 19 (4.22%) EMC
10 18 (4.00%) Avaya
11 17 (3.78%) Ivanti
12 16 (3.56%) NetApp
12 16 (3.56%) Remedy
12 16 (3.56%) Veeam
13 14 (3.11%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.67%) CommVault
14 12 (2.67%) Dell
15 11 (2.44%) Polycom
16 10 (2.22%) IBM
17 9 (2.00%) MobileIron