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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 84 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 3 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 2.52% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 12.71% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 12
Average daily rate
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£249 £190 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.92% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £137 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.18 £15.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -21.51%
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
228 236 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.94% 19.82% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 98 99
Average daily rate £350 £363 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £222 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.35 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.38% +13.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £14.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £40.00 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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
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 6 May 2015. 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 -9 2 £249 +30.92% 2
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) MCSE
4 7 (53.85%) MCP
4 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (23.08%) Lumension
8 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCP
1 7 (53.85%) MCSE
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) VCAP
4 1 (7.69%) CCIA
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCA
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCEA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Firmware
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
2 5 (38.46%) SCCM
3 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (15.38%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) Sophos
4 3 (23.08%) Lumension
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) HP