Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 155 164
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 -35
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 23 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 3.00% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 15
West Midlands median daily rate £250 £263 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -34.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £163 £174 £226
90th Percentile £288 £464 £500
England median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £11.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.81% -22.95% +22.00%
10th Percentile £14.58 £10.50 £11.88
90th Percentile £20.13 £19.18 £19.63
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £16.14
% change year-on-year -6.69% -0.40% -15.05%

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 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 681 667 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.28% 14.25% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 369 480
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £243
90th Percentile £575 £513 £526
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £20.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.84% +29.69% +0.95%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £11.14
90th Percentile £30.31 £29.50 £23.85
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.95%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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
Shropshire -15 6 £250 -4.76% 2
Coventry -2 4 £265 -41.11% 2
Birmingham -22 4 £413 +65.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Herefordshire - 2 £160 -
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
3 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
4 17 (73.91%) VMware
5 14 (60.87%) Citrix
5 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
6 12 (52.17%) DNS
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
9 8 (34.78%) XenApp
10 7 (30.43%) Clustering
10 7 (30.43%) ITIL
11 6 (26.09%) LAN
11 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
12 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (21.74%) Office 365
12 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
12 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
12 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
12 5 (21.74%) NAS
12 5 (21.74%) vSphere
12 5 (21.74%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (21.74%) WAN
12 5 (21.74%) DHCP
12 5 (21.74%) SQL
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 5 (21.74%) EMC

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 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
5 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) DDNS
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) NAS
3 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
3 5 (21.74%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) Skype
5 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) Telnet
7 1 (4.35%) DMZ
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Clustering
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Security Patching
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) XenApp
3 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 4 (17.39%) XenServer
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) AirWatch
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Citrix
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) EMC
4 5 (21.74%) NetApp
4 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) McAfee
6 3 (13.04%) CommVault
7 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.70%) Aruba
7 2 (8.70%) Avaya
7 2 (8.70%) Intel
8 1 (4.35%) Apple
8 1 (4.35%) ShoreTel