The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 46 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% 1.25% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.61% 13.04% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£185 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.23 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-21.62% -14.93%
Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 23 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.00% 9.58% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 12 66
Average daily rate £363 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% -7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) 3Com
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Veritas
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (25.00%) MSI
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
1 2 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) 3Com
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) AppSense
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