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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 532 509 383
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -126
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 92 114 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 1.20% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 137
Median daily rate £325 £233 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.78% -15.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £135 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £231 £275
% change year-on-year
+40.99% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 31
Median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £18.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.70 £29.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £26.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-50.47% +87.50%
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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
9359 9535 9215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.90% 18.11% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6143 6157 5647
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 272 373
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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 30 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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
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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
South East +11 22 £400 +10.34% 4
London +6 21 £290 +23.40% 4
West Midlands -10 19 £258 -35.62% 1
North East -7 11 £325 -7.14%
East of England +1 6 - - 2
North West +12 5 £125 -45.77%
East Midlands -8 5 £388 +47.61%
Yorkshire +5 3 £200 -11.11% 2
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Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 204 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 154 (75.49%) Windows
3 145 (71.08%) Active Directory
4 117 (57.35%) Microsoft
5 105 (51.47%) Windows Server
6 104 (50.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 87 (42.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (41.18%) Office 365
9 83 (40.69%) Migration
10 75 (36.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 69 (33.82%) Exchange Server 2013
12 66 (32.35%) PowerShell
13 64 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2007
14 57 (27.94%) VMware
14 57 (27.94%) Windows XP
15 51 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 51 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 50 (24.51%) HP
17 48 (23.53%) MS Office
18 47 (23.04%) Citrix
19 45 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 44 (21.57%) Blackberry
21 41 (20.10%) SharePoint
22 37 (18.14%) MS Excel
22 37 (18.14%) SAN
23 33 (16.18%) Cisco
24 32 (15.69%) Windows 7
25 30 (14.71%) Skype for Business
25 30 (14.71%) Skype
25 30 (14.71%) DHCP

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
1 204 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 104 (50.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (33.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 64 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 41 (20.10%) SharePoint
6 30 (14.71%) Skype for Business
7 25 (12.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (6.37%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (5.88%) Live Communications Server
10 9 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (3.43%) IBM Notes
11 7 (3.43%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (3.43%) OpenStack
12 6 (2.94%) IIS
13 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (23.53%) MS Office
2 37 (18.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 84 (41.18%) Office 365
2 13 (6.37%) OneDrive
2 13 (6.37%) Yammer
3 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.98%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.98%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.14%) SAN
2 30 (14.71%) DHCP
2 30 (14.71%) Skype
3 28 (13.73%) DNS
4 23 (11.27%) Firewall
5 15 (7.35%) WAN
6 14 (6.86%) IP Telephony
6 14 (6.86%) VPN
7 13 (6.37%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 11 (5.39%) VLAN
9 11 (5.39%) Wireless
10 9 (4.41%) iSCSI
10 9 (4.41%) LAN
11 6 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.94%) MPLS
11 6 (2.94%) NAS
12 5 (2.45%) IPsec
12 5 (2.45%) OSPF
13 4 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.92%) MS Access
5 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.98%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.49%) EDRMS
General
1 13 (6.37%) Finance
2 9 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (1.47%) Japanese Language
3 3 (1.47%) Legal
4 2 (0.98%) Back Office
4 2 (0.98%) Law
4 2 (0.98%) Military
5 1 (0.49%) German Language
5 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (18.63%) Support Engineer
2 37 (18.14%) Analyst
3 28 (13.73%) Consultant
4 25 (12.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (9.80%) Office 365 Engineer
7 19 (9.31%) Exchange Consultant
7 19 (9.31%) Messaging Engineer
8 18 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (7.84%) Support Analyst
10 14 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) Exchange Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
12 11 (5.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) Exchange Migration Consultant
12 11 (5.39%) Messaging Specialist
12 11 (5.39%) Microsoft Consultant
12 11 (5.39%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.57%) Blackberry
2 10 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.41%) Fat Client
3 9 (4.41%) Thin Client
4 8 (3.92%) Clustering
5 7 (3.43%) Replication
5 7 (3.43%) Statistics
6 6 (2.94%) PDA
7 5 (2.45%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.98%) CESG
10 2 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.98%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 154 (75.49%) Windows
2 105 (51.47%) Windows Server
3 87 (42.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 75 (36.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (27.94%) Windows XP
6 51 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (15.69%) Windows 7
8 13 (6.37%) Android
9 12 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 9 (4.41%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.94%) Linux
12 5 (2.45%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.45%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.47%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.47%) Unix
15 2 (0.98%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (40.69%) Migration
2 26 (12.75%) ITIL
3 16 (7.84%) Release Management
4 14 (6.86%) Time Management
5 13 (6.37%) Service Management
6 9 (4.41%) Load Balancing
7 8 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 8 (3.92%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 7 (3.43%) Business Transformation
9 6 (2.94%) Change Control
10 5 (2.45%) Data Migration
10 5 (2.45%) High Availability
10 5 (2.45%) Patch Management
10 5 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (1.96%) Capacity Management
11 4 (1.96%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (1.96%) Data Protection
11 4 (1.96%) Identity Management
11 4 (1.96%) Project Management
11 4 (1.96%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 26 (12.75%) SQL
3 5 (2.45%) VBScript
4 1 (0.49%) C
4 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (12.75%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.84%) MCSE
5 14 (6.86%) Degree
6 12 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 8 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (3.43%) MCSA
8 7 (3.43%) MOS
9 4 (1.96%) MCITP
10 3 (1.47%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.47%) MCTS
11 2 (0.98%) CISSP
11 2 (0.98%) CLAS
11 2 (0.98%) ISEB
11 2 (0.98%) VCP5
11 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.94%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 145 (71.08%) Active Directory
2 45 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (9.80%) XenDesktop
4 19 (9.31%) XenApp
5 18 (8.82%) Hyper-V
6 14 (6.86%) vSphere
7 13 (6.37%) VMware ESX
8 10 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (3.43%) XenServer
10 6 (2.94%) VMware Server
11 5 (2.45%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.47%) NFS
13 2 (0.98%) Brightmail
13 2 (0.98%) Firmware
13 2 (0.98%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.49%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.49%) vCloud
14 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 16 (7.84%) SCCM
3 14 (6.86%) Backup Exec
4 11 (5.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (4.41%) SCOM
6 8 (3.92%) Netcool
6 8 (3.92%) Unicenter
6 8 (3.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (2.94%) WSUS
8 4 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.49%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.49%) vMotion
Vendors
1 117 (57.35%) Microsoft
2 57 (27.94%) VMware
3 50 (24.51%) HP
4 47 (23.04%) Citrix
5 33 (16.18%) Cisco
6 23 (11.27%) Symantec
7 18 (8.82%) Dell
8 11 (5.39%) Veeam
9 10 (4.90%) EMC
10 9 (4.41%) LANDesk
10 9 (4.41%) Oracle
11 8 (3.92%) Apple
11 8 (3.92%) Meridio
11 8 (3.92%) Veritas
12 7 (3.43%) Avaya
12 7 (3.43%) Lotus
12 7 (3.43%) Toshiba
13 6 (2.94%) IronPort
14 5 (2.45%) Blue Coat
14 5 (2.45%) Reuters
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