The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 36 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% 1.27% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 8.06% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £345 £238 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.26% -22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £236 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £258 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.18 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-17.62% -2.09%
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 62 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.85% 15.74% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 32
Median daily rate £400 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Bedfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Bedfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -8 1 £360 +51.57%
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam