Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 492 478 410
Rank change year-on-year -14 -68 -66
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 332 491 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 2.85% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 330 371
UK median daily rate £325 £318 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.36% +0.79% +0.80%
10th Percentile £135 £157 £133
90th Percentile £488 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year - +7.00% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 36
UK median hourly rate £20.83 £18.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.14% +5.80% +4.55%
10th Percentile £14.74 £11.88 £10.88
90th Percentile £29.00 £48.13 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -0.54% -4.11% -1.35%

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 12,720 17,244 16,623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.95% 16.71% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,216 11,218 10,836
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £263
90th Percentile £631 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 411 411
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.74 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% +5.00% -4.26%

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 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -5 325 £325 +6.56% 162
UK excluding London -3 214 £325 - 127
London +15 113 £313 +17.92% 42
South East +21 68 £300 -17.81% 36
South West +14 53 £363 +11.54% 15
North of England -8 47 £325 +18.18% 26
East of England +35 28 £375 -0.79% 21
Yorkshire +35 26 £325 +5.69% 9
North West -16 21 £350 +27.27% 15
Midlands +19 12 £300 -7.69% 22
West Midlands +21 11 £300 -14.29% 18
Scotland -2 6 £425 +13.33% 4
East Midlands +21 1 £343 +163.46% 4

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 332 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 245 (73.80%) Windows
3 243 (73.19%) Microsoft
4 230 (69.28%) Active Directory
5 183 (55.12%) Office 365
6 138 (41.57%) Windows Server
7 128 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 120 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 117 (35.24%) VMware
10 100 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 83 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 83 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 81 (24.40%) Cisco
13 80 (24.10%) SCCM
14 76 (22.89%) Microsoft Office
15 75 (22.59%) Azure
16 71 (21.39%) Windows 7
17 70 (21.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 69 (20.78%) Citrix
19 68 (20.48%) Migration
20 67 (20.18%) DNS
21 65 (19.58%) Windows 10
22 64 (19.28%) Firewall
23 63 (18.98%) Hyper-V
24 62 (18.67%) ITIL
25 60 (18.07%) DHCP
25 60 (18.07%) Skype for Business
26 58 (17.47%) Skype
26 58 (17.47%) SQL Server
27 48 (14.46%) 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
1 332 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 100 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 60 (18.07%) Skype for Business
4 39 (11.75%) SharePoint
5 32 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (3.01%) IIS
8 3 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 76 (22.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 183 (55.12%) Office 365
2 75 (22.59%) Azure
3 29 (8.73%) AWS
4 25 (7.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (3.31%) Mimecast
6 10 (3.01%) IaaS
6 10 (3.01%) OneDrive
7 9 (2.71%) G Suite
8 4 (1.20%) PaaS
9 3 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.60%) GoToWebinar
11 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.30%) GCP
11 1 (0.30%) iTunes
11 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (20.18%) DNS
2 64 (19.28%) Firewall
3 60 (18.07%) DHCP
4 58 (17.47%) Skype
5 45 (13.55%) TCP/IP
6 41 (12.35%) VPN
7 37 (11.14%) SAN
8 25 (7.53%) LAN
9 21 (6.33%) WAN
10 16 (4.82%) VoIP
11 14 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (4.22%) NAS
11 14 (4.22%) Wireless
12 13 (3.92%) NetScaler
13 12 (3.61%) NaaS
13 12 (3.61%) Unified Communications
13 12 (3.61%) VLAN
14 9 (2.71%) FTP
15 8 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (2.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (3.31%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2017
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.20%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 42 (12.65%) Finance
2 33 (9.94%) Law
3 21 (6.33%) Legal
4 14 (4.22%) Banking
5 13 (3.92%) Public Sector
6 5 (1.51%) French Language
6 5 (1.51%) German Language
6 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.90%) Back Office
7 3 (0.90%) Local Government
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (21.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (20.48%) Analyst
3 35 (10.54%) Support Engineer
4 30 (9.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 26 (7.83%) Support Analyst
6 25 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (7.23%) Service Analyst
7 24 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 20 (6.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 18 (5.42%) Exchange Engineer
10 16 (4.82%) Consultant
10 16 (4.82%) Windows Engineer
11 15 (4.52%) Infrastructure Support
11 15 (4.52%) IT Support
11 15 (4.52%) Messaging Engineer
12 14 (4.22%) Desktop Support
12 14 (4.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (3.92%) Architect
13 13 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 12 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.22%) Web Services
2 3 (0.90%) .NET
2 3 (0.90%) Node.js
3 2 (0.60%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.30%) COM
4 1 (0.30%) REST
4 1 (0.30%) SOAP
4 1 (0.30%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.73%) Clustering
2 24 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.23%) Blackberry
3 23 (6.93%) Data Centre
4 19 (5.72%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.31%) iPhone
5 11 (3.31%) Smartphone
6 10 (3.01%) Handset
7 9 (2.71%) Replication
8 7 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.81%) HP StoreVirtual
10 4 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.90%) NHS
12 2 (0.60%) BYOD
12 2 (0.60%) iPad
12 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.60%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 245 (73.80%) Windows
2 138 (41.57%) Windows Server
3 128 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 120 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (21.39%) Windows 7
6 65 (19.58%) Windows 10
7 48 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (12.05%) Windows 8
9 20 (6.02%) Linux
10 19 (5.72%) Android
11 17 (5.12%) Windows XP
12 11 (3.31%) Apple iOS
13 9 (2.71%) Windows 2000
14 7 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (1.20%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.90%) VMS
17 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.60%) Solaris
17 2 (0.60%) Unix
18 1 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 68 (20.48%) Migration
3 62 (18.67%) ITIL
4 37 (11.14%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (9.34%) Information Security
6 27 (8.13%) Problem Management
6 27 (8.13%) Security Management
7 26 (7.83%) Information Security Management
7 26 (7.83%) ISMS
8 23 (6.93%) Service Management
9 21 (6.33%) Change Management
10 16 (4.82%) CRM
11 14 (4.22%) High Availability
11 14 (4.22%) ITSM
11 14 (4.22%) Project Management
12 13 (3.92%) Customer-Centricity
12 13 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (3.92%) Incident Management
12 13 (3.92%) Time Management
13 12 (3.61%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 83 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 27 (8.13%) SQL
3 18 (5.42%) Java
4 13 (3.92%) C
5 9 (2.71%) VBScript
6 7 (2.11%) Python
7 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.90%) C#
7 3 (0.90%) Go
7 3 (0.90%) Ruby
8 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (8.13%) MCSE
4 24 (7.23%) CCNA
4 24 (7.23%) Security Cleared
5 19 (5.72%) MCSA
6 18 (5.42%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (4.52%) MCITP
8 11 (3.31%) DBS Check
8 11 (3.31%) MCP
9 10 (3.01%) Degree
10 6 (1.81%) CCNP
11 5 (1.51%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.20%) CCSP
12 4 (1.20%) CCVP
13 3 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.90%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.90%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.04%) SLA
2 8 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.11%) NCSC
4 6 (1.81%) Government Security Classifications
5 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.90%) COBIT
6 3 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.90%) QA
6 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 230 (69.28%) Active Directory
2 70 (21.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (18.98%) Hyper-V
4 37 (11.14%) XenApp
5 25 (7.53%) vSphere
6 22 (6.63%) XenDesktop
7 20 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (4.22%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.81%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.51%) DFS Replication
11 4 (1.20%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.90%) Docker
12 3 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.30%) Firmware
14 1 (0.30%) KVM
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.30%) NFS
14 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 80 (24.10%) SCCM
2 29 (8.73%) SCOM
3 19 (5.72%) WSUS
4 16 (4.82%) Microsoft Intune
5 14 (4.22%) Single Sign-On
6 13 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 10 (3.01%) AirWatch
7 10 (3.01%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (2.11%) Ansible
9 7 (2.11%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (1.81%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (1.81%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (1.51%) Nessus
11 5 (1.51%) SCVMM
12 4 (1.20%) ServiceCenter
13 3 (0.90%) Puppet
13 3 (0.90%) vMotion
Vendors
1 243 (73.19%) Microsoft
2 117 (35.24%) VMware
3 81 (24.40%) Cisco
4 69 (20.78%) Citrix
5 48 (14.46%) HP
6 31 (9.34%) Ivanti
7 25 (7.53%) Symantec
8 23 (6.93%) Sony
9 16 (4.82%) Splunk
10 15 (4.52%) Adobe
11 14 (4.22%) Dell
11 14 (4.22%) ServiceNow
11 14 (4.22%) Sophos
12 12 (3.61%) EMC
12 12 (3.61%) Meraki
12 12 (3.61%) NetApp
12 12 (3.61%) Polycom
13 11 (3.31%) Apple
13 11 (3.31%) F5
13 11 (3.31%) Sonus