The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 30 July 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 Hampshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 85 91 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 28 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.37% 0.86% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.09% 4.70% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 23
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£310 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £284 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £380 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.79 £17.23 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-25.73% -18.94%
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
395 319 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.32% 18.24% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 184 205
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 23
Average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £48.25 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2003
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Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Basingstoke - 7 - -
Hook +2 6 £313 +2.45%
Farnborough -7 1 - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - - 2
Winchester - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 42 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 41 (97.62%) Windows
3 37 (88.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
6 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
6 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (35.71%) Blackberry
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (30.95%) Proofpoint
9 11 (26.19%) VMware
9 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (26.19%) X.400
10 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
11 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 9 (21.43%) SMTP
11 9 (21.43%) UNIX
12 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.67%) Migration
12 7 (16.67%) X.500
13 6 (14.29%) Replication
13 6 (14.29%) VBScript
14 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (11.90%) ICL
14 5 (11.90%) Military
14 5 (11.90%) ITIL
14 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
14 5 (11.90%) HP

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 42 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 37 (88.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.90%) Lync
5 3 (7.14%) IIS
6 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) X.400
2 9 (21.43%) SMTP
3 7 (16.67%) X.500
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) EDMS
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Military
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Messaging Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (2.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) UNIX
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
2 7 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.38%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.38%) ERP
6 1 (2.38%) B2C
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.52%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) vCloud
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) HP SIM
2 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.76%) ARCserve
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Proofpoint
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) ICL
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Symantec
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) McAfee
6 2 (4.76%) CA
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) Brocade
6 2 (4.76%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.38%) Lumension
7 1 (2.38%) Acronis
7 1 (2.38%) CommVault
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) Sophos
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