Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 178 144
Rank change year-on-year +12 -34 -5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 15 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.37% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 2.40% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 24
West Midlands median daily rate £265 £288 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.83% -16.06% +5.38%
10th Percentile £161 £222 £168
90th Percentile £410 £419 £494
England median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
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 £17.00 £17.05 £16.14
% change year-on-year -0.29% +5.64% -16.98%

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 641 835 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.83% 15.38% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 442 473
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £206 £220 £229
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +1.89%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.84 £10.82
90th Percentile £47.00 £29.15 £33.99
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Coventry +12 4 £219 -51.39% 1
Birmingham -7 4 £300 +20.00% 1
Shropshire +11 2 £173 -31.00% 1
Solihull +2 2 £395 +12.86%
Herefordshire - 2 £160 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Exchange Server 2010
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) Citrix
8 6 (40.00%) DNS
8 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
9 5 (33.33%) Cisco
9 5 (33.33%) XenApp
9 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
10 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
10 4 (26.67%) DHCP
10 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (26.67%) SQL
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (26.67%) NetApp
10 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
11 3 (20.00%) Change Management

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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) TACACS
4 2 (13.33%) Telnet
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 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
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%) 2nd Line Support
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%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
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
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 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
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%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) 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 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
6 3 (20.00%) McAfee
7 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
7 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 2 (13.33%) Veeam
8 1 (6.67%) Aruba
8 1 (6.67%) Avaya
8 1 (6.67%) Intel