Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 13 December 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 173 190
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 -47
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 23 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 2.10% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 12
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £268 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.50% -6.96% -7.26%
10th Percentile £201 £161 £214
90th Percentile £399 £412 £431
England median daily rate £315 £300 £314
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.38% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £15.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +7.04% +4.41% +2.16%

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

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 874 715 1,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.82% 14.56% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 478 581
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £206 £238
90th Percentile £559 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 24 23
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.86 £11.08
90th Percentile £24.70 £45.80 £24.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2010 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Warwickshire - 6 £250 -
Birmingham +6 5 £300 - 1
Shropshire -52 3 £325 +88.41%
Solihull +3 2 - -
Coventry -15 2 £550 +151.43% 1
Walsall - 2 £350 -
Worcestershire - 1 £325 - 1
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 23 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) VMware
3 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
4 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
5 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
6 14 (60.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (43.48%) NetApp
7 10 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
8 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (39.13%) vSphere
8 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
8 9 (39.13%) XenApp
8 9 (39.13%) Citrix
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (34.78%) vCenter Server
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (30.43%) MCSE
11 6 (26.09%) DNS
11 6 (26.09%) ITIL
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (26.09%) McAfee
11 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (26.09%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (21.74%) Clustering
12 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (21.74%) MCITP
12 5 (21.74%) VBScript

Exchange Server 2010
Co-occurring 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 23 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 3 (13.04%) DKIM
4 3 (13.04%) SSL
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) DMARC
6 1 (4.35%) IMAP
6 1 (4.35%) POP3
6 1 (4.35%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Music Industry
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) WSH
2 1 (4.35%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) EMC VNX
4 2 (8.70%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.35%) Unix
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Change Control
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Line Management
3 4 (17.39%) Patch Management
4 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Security Patching
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Server Building
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 5 (21.74%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCSE
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCITP
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (39.13%) vSphere
3 9 (39.13%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Server
6 2 (8.70%) Firmware
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.35%) vCloud
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) vCenter Server
2 6 (26.09%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (8.70%) Nessus
4 2 (8.70%) WSUS
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) VMware
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) NetApp
4 9 (39.13%) Citrix
5 6 (26.09%) McAfee
6 5 (21.74%) HP
7 4 (17.39%) Dell
7 4 (17.39%) EMC
8 3 (13.04%) CommVault
9 2 (8.70%) Adobe
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco
9 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (8.70%) Sophos
9 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
10 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
10 1 (4.35%) Mitel
10 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
10 1 (4.35%) Symantec