The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 108 106 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 13 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.97% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 5.20% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Average daily rate
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£306 £308 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £140 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £419 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -17.14%
Exchange Server 2003
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
423 481 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.26% 18.75% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 251 190
Average daily rate £382 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £463 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% +27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bracknell 0 4 £255 +80.21%
Reading +11 2 £305 -12.85% 1
Exchange Server 2003
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Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2003.

1 32 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (84.38%) Windows
3 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 20 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (40.63%) VMware
7 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
8 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (34.38%) Blackberry
10 10 (31.25%) Migration
10 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
11 9 (28.13%) Cisco
12 8 (25.00%) DNS
12 8 (25.00%) DHCP
12 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
12 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (21.88%) vSphere
14 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
14 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 3 (9.38%) IIS
7 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (6.25%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) DHCP
1 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
3 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) IMAP
5 1 (3.13%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 7
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Wintel Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.13%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
4 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) High Availability
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) MCP
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCSD
5 1 (3.13%) MCDST
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) vSphere
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (15.63%) Terminal Services
5 5 (15.63%) XenApp
6 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (6.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
2 6 (18.75%) SCCM
3 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (9.38%) ARCserve
4 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 6 (18.75%) Symantec
5 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) CA
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) HP
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