The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Hertfordshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 48 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.62% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.03% 8.70% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £180 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.55 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.49% -8.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.62% -13.87%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 115 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.27% 18.58% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 80
Average daily rate £325 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £26.00 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

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 22 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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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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £331 -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Exchange Server 2003
East of England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) CommVault
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 5 (55.56%) NAS
4 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) Replication
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) UNIX
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) NAS
1 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Services Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) CommVault
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Wyse
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Acronis