The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 55 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% 0.13% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 0.60% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £160 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.24% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -26.19%
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
142 167 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.43% 21.72% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 67 53
Average daily rate £394 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £190 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £14.85 £30.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.50% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £24.30 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stevenage - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £375 -
Watford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam