The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 71 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 11 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 1.25% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 10.48% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Average daily rate
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£173 £163 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -57.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £125 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £177 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -15.94%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
187 124 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.85% 11.97% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 51 70
Average daily rate £330 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £126 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 £190.00 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 8 £175 +12.90% 4
High Wycombe - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) Windows
4 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (46.43%) ITIL
6 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
6 13 (46.43%) Backup Exec
7 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 12 (42.86%) Citrix
8 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (39.29%) UNIX
9 10 (35.71%) MCP
9 10 (35.71%) MCSE
9 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
10 9 (32.14%) OVSD
11 7 (25.00%) Service Management
12 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (14.29%) SLA
13 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
13 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 3 (10.71%) Lync
14 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
14 3 (10.71%) Cisco
15 2 (7.14%) Veritas
15 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
15 2 (7.14%) MS Office

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Lync
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) SMTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) X.400
2 1 (3.57%) X.500
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Hardware Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Messaging Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Support Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Exchange Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
8 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (35.71%) MCP
5 10 (35.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Backup Exec
2 9 (32.14%) OVSD
3 1 (3.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) ICL
5 1 (3.57%) HP