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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 101 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 25 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.16% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.92% 1.19% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Median daily rate £463 £263 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.19% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £173 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £281 £260
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +17.74%
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
422 335 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.50% 13.19% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 202 232
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £33.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.68% +106.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.10 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £37.50 £21.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bracknell +8 12 £380 -22.00%
Reading - 8 £463 -
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 35 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
5 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
6 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
7 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (42.86%) Migration
8 14 (40.00%) Windows XP
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (40.00%) Office 365
8 14 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (31.43%) Live Communications Server
9 11 (31.43%) HP
9 11 (31.43%) Citrix
10 10 (28.57%) SAN
10 10 (28.57%) Veritas
10 10 (28.57%) Oracle
10 10 (28.57%) MS Office
11 9 (25.71%) SQL
12 8 (22.86%) MS Access
12 8 (22.86%) EMC
12 8 (22.86%) DNS
12 8 (22.86%) NetBackup
12 8 (22.86%) Unicenter
12 8 (22.86%) Thin Client

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 35 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (31.43%) Live Communications Server
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
5 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 7 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Skype
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) MS Access
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (2.86%) Electronics
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Consultant
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Migration Consultant
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Consultant
1 8 (22.86%) Migration Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Messaging Support
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Office 365 Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Lotus Notes Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
1 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
2 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Statistics
3 6 (17.14%) Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Unix
8 2 (5.71%) AIX
8 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.43%) High Availability
3 4 (11.43%) Release Management
4 2 (5.71%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Coaching
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.71%) VCP5
5 2 (5.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 3 (8.57%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (8.57%) ISA Server
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) NetBackup
1 8 (22.86%) Netcool
1 8 (22.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (22.86%) Unicenter
1 8 (22.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (11.43%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.71%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Citrix
2 11 (31.43%) HP
3 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 10 (28.57%) Veritas
4 8 (22.86%) EMC
4 8 (22.86%) Meridio
5 7 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) Google
7 2 (5.71%) Lotus
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.86%) SAP