The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
England / West Midlands
Rank 111 125 121
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.19% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.63% 0.98% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £220 £300 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +41.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -6.42% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.96%  

Exchange Server 2007 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 306 512 478
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.41% 19.22% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 260 253
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 24
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £27.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Exchange Server 2007 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Birmingham +2 3 £173 -42.50%
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) MOS
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Android
7 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) WebEx
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Toshiba
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Document Management

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
1 2 (18.18%) WebEx
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MOS
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
3 2 (18.18%) Toshiba
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) arcserve
4 1 (9.09%) Capita
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Equitrac
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Proofpoint