The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 23 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 Kent 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank - 39 27
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 0 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.10% 4.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.25% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +6.66%
Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 64 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.76% 17.68% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 33
Average daily rate £400 £295 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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
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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
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Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp