Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 190 143
Rank change year-on-year +17 -47 -4
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 15 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 2.13% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 21
West Midlands median daily rate £268 £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.96% -7.26% -3.88%
10th Percentile £161 £214 £156
90th Percentile £412 £431 £425
England median daily rate £300 £315 £310
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.61% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -3.85%
England median hourly rate £17.75 £17.05 £16.28
% change year-on-year +4.11% +4.73% -12.47%

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 689 988 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.32% 16.79% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 562 444
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £206 £238 £228
90th Percentile £574 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.08 £10.96
90th Percentile £45.80 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year - +7.07% +3.78%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Birmingham -11 5 £300 +20.00%
Coventry +17 4 £219 -51.39%
Shropshire +18 2 £173 -1.43% 3
Solihull +8 2 £395 +12.86%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £150 -
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010.

1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
5 10 (66.67%) VMware
6 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (53.33%) HP
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (46.67%) Citrix
9 6 (40.00%) DNS
9 6 (40.00%) ITIL
9 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (33.33%) XenApp
10 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 5 (33.33%) Cisco
10 5 (33.33%) DHCP
10 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
10 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
11 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
11 4 (26.67%) NetApp
11 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (26.67%) SQL
11 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
11 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
12 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS

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 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (13.33%) SSL
5 2 (13.33%) TACACS
5 2 (13.33%) Telnet
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (13.33%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Demand Management
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (20.00%) WSUS
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 3 (20.00%) McAfee
8 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
8 2 (13.33%) EMC
8 2 (13.33%) Veeam
9 1 (6.67%) Aruba
9 1 (6.67%) Avaya
9 1 (6.67%) Intel
9 1 (6.67%) Sophos