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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 101 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 15 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 0.70% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.80% 3.92% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 8
Average daily rate £300 £365 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +31.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £200 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £404 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +5.00%
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
395 306 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.05% 17.97% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 181 150
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 11
Average hourly rate £52.50 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2003
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 3 £303 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Havant - - - -
New Milton - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (76.47%) Windows
4 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
5 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
6 20 (58.82%) SC Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (32.35%) UNIX
8 11 (32.35%) X.400
8 11 (32.35%) VMware
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (29.41%) SMTP
10 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
11 8 (23.53%) MS Office
11 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
12 7 (20.59%) X.500
12 7 (20.59%) Migration
12 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (17.65%) Military
13 6 (17.65%) Replication
13 6 (17.65%) HP
13 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 5 (14.71%) ICL
14 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
14 5 (14.71%) Symantec
14 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
14 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (11.76%) McAfee
15 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (11.76%) Lync
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) X.400
2 10 (29.41%) SMTP
3 7 (20.59%) X.500
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 2 (5.88%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
General
1 6 (17.65%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
1 8 (23.53%) Messaging Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Replication
2 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) UNIX
4 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
5 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.82%) Linux
7 1 (2.94%) HPUX
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) B2C
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 20 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) MOM
3 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) ICL
4 5 (14.71%) Symantec
5 4 (11.76%) McAfee
5 4 (11.76%) Becrypt
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Sun