The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK / England
Rank 517 520 431
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -89
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 50 91 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% 1.14% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 76
Median daily rate £240 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.09% -23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £114 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £250 £341
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -26.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7385 7988 8295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.65% 16.75% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4835 5137 5144
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 224 289
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.25 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
South East +8 19 £358 +5.53% 4
London +11 11 £279 -26.30% 8
South West +10 5 £120 -63.63% 2
East of England +6 5 £155 -34.04%
East Midlands -11 4 £125 +9.64%
North West +12 3 £225 -13.87% 1
West Midlands - 3 £366 - 1
Exchange Server 2003
UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 120 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 86 (71.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (68.33%) Windows
4 78 (65.00%) Active Directory
5 73 (60.83%) Microsoft
6 63 (52.50%) Windows Server
7 61 (50.83%) Office 365
8 49 (40.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 49 (40.83%) Migration
9 48 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 45 (37.50%) PowerShell
11 42 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 38 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (28.33%) Security Cleared
14 32 (26.67%) MS Office
15 30 (25.00%) Windows XP
16 29 (24.17%) HP
17 28 (23.33%) SharePoint
18 26 (21.67%) Skype for Business
18 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
19 23 (19.17%) Blackberry
20 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
21 21 (17.50%) VMware
22 20 (16.67%) Windows 7
23 19 (15.83%) Skype
23 19 (15.83%) Citrix
24 18 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
25 17 (14.17%) SC Cleared
26 16 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
26 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 120 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 86 (71.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (40.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 48 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (23.33%) SharePoint
6 26 (21.67%) Skype for Business
7 18 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
9 11 (9.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 5 (4.17%) IBM Notes
11 4 (3.33%) OpenStack
12 3 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (26.67%) MS Office
2 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 61 (50.83%) Office 365
2 12 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.33%) OneDrive
3 4 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.83%) Skype
2 15 (12.50%) VPN
3 13 (10.83%) DHCP
3 13 (10.83%) DNS
3 13 (10.83%) SAN
4 9 (7.50%) LAN
4 9 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.67%) WAN
6 7 (5.83%) Firewall
7 6 (5.00%) Internet
7 6 (5.00%) Wireless
8 5 (4.17%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.33%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.33%) SMTP
10 3 (2.50%) X.500
11 1 (0.83%) IPsec
11 1 (0.83%) MPLS
11 1 (0.83%) SNMP
11 1 (0.83%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.50%) MS Access
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) Banking
2 2 (1.67%) Japanese Language
2 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.83%) German Language
3 1 (0.83%) Law
3 1 (0.83%) Local Government
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (23.33%) Consultant
2 23 (19.17%) Office 365 Consultant
3 21 (17.50%) Support Engineer
4 20 (16.67%) Analyst
5 16 (13.33%) Exchange Consultant
5 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 16 (13.33%) Migration Consultant
6 12 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (9.17%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) IT Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 8 (6.67%) Desktop Support
10 8 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
10 8 (6.67%) Service Analyst
11 7 (5.83%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 7 (5.83%) Office 365 Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.50%) Clustering
5 3 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.50%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) CMDB
6 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 82 (68.33%) Windows
2 63 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 42 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 13 (10.83%) Windows 8
9 11 (9.17%) Apple iOS
10 9 (7.50%) Linux
10 9 (7.50%) Windows 10
11 7 (5.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (5.83%) Windows Vista
12 6 (5.00%) Unix
13 5 (4.17%) HPUX
14 4 (3.33%) Android
14 4 (3.33%) Mac OS X
14 4 (3.33%) Solaris
15 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Migration
2 13 (10.83%) ITIL
3 10 (8.33%) Change Management
4 7 (5.83%) Load Balancing
4 7 (5.83%) Presales
4 7 (5.83%) Time Management
5 4 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (2.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (2.50%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.50%) Release Management
6 3 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.50%) Service Management
6 3 (2.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 45 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.00%) VBScript
3 5 (4.17%) Perl
3 5 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.17%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.50%) MCSE
5 8 (6.67%) Degree
5 8 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.33%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.50%) MOS
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MCITP
9 1 (0.83%) MCP
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.00%) XenApp
6 5 (4.17%) Samba
6 5 (4.17%) vSphere
7 4 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.50%) Firmware
8 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.67%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.83%) NFS
10 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.17%) SCOM
2 5 (4.17%) WSUS
3 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.50%) Netcool
4 3 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (2.50%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.67%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.83%) SCCM
6 1 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 73 (60.83%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.17%) HP
3 21 (17.50%) VMware
4 19 (15.83%) Citrix
5 13 (10.83%) Cisco
6 11 (9.17%) Symantec
7 8 (6.67%) Apple
8 6 (5.00%) Dell
8 6 (5.00%) IronPort
9 5 (4.17%) Lotus
10 4 (3.33%) Sun
10 4 (3.33%) Trend Micro
11 3 (2.50%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.50%) Avaya
11 3 (2.50%) EMC
11 3 (2.50%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.50%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.50%) Meridio
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle
11 3 (2.50%) Veritas
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