The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 25 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 312 293 214
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -79
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 99 123 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.51% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.23% 2.86% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 81 133
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 36
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.79 £18.11 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.37% -9.43%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4433 4308 4592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.77% 17.77% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 2732 2965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 141 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2003
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Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London -16 18 £225 -35.71% 1
Canary Wharf +26 3 £555 +46.05%
Docklands, London +8 2 £550 +57.14% 1
Hayes - 2 - -
Sidcup - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chislehurst - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
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Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 172 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 150 (87.21%) Windows
3 116 (67.44%) Active Directory
4 107 (62.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 96 (55.81%) Microsoft
6 93 (54.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 86 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 84 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 70 (40.70%) VMware
10 63 (36.63%) Windows XP
11 62 (36.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 53 (30.81%) Citrix
12 53 (30.81%) Windows 7
13 50 (29.07%) Cisco
14 49 (28.49%) MCSE
15 46 (26.74%) DNS
15 46 (26.74%) DHCP
16 45 (26.16%) MS Excel
17 40 (23.26%) WAN
17 40 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
18 39 (22.67%) MS Office
19 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
19 35 (20.35%) LAN
20 33 (19.19%) TCP/IP
20 33 (19.19%) SAN
20 33 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
21 32 (18.60%) MCITP
22 31 (18.02%) Firewall
23 27 (15.70%) Symantec
24 25 (14.53%) Migration

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 172 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 107 (62.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (54.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (8.72%) SharePoint
6 13 (7.56%) Lync
7 11 (6.40%) IIS
7 11 (6.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.58%) WorkSite
Applications
1 45 (26.16%) MS Excel
2 39 (22.67%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.58%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.74%) DHCP
1 46 (26.74%) DNS
2 40 (23.26%) WAN
3 35 (20.35%) LAN
4 33 (19.19%) SAN
4 33 (19.19%) TCP/IP
5 31 (18.02%) Firewall
6 20 (11.63%) Wireless
7 15 (8.72%) VPN
8 14 (8.14%) VoIP
9 9 (5.23%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (3.49%) Internet
11 5 (2.91%) NAS
11 5 (2.91%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.74%) Intranet
13 2 (1.16%) X.500
13 2 (1.16%) SMTP
13 2 (1.16%) HTTP
13 2 (1.16%) IMAP
13 2 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.33%) Cognos Impromptu
5 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 19 (11.05%) French Language
1 19 (11.05%) Spanish Language
2 18 (10.47%) Advertising
3 17 (9.88%) Marketing
3 17 (9.88%) Mandarin Language
4 15 (8.72%) Finance
5 7 (4.07%) Legal
5 7 (4.07%) Retail
6 4 (2.33%) Banking
6 4 (2.33%) Law
7 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.16%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) German Language
9 1 (0.58%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 31 (18.02%) Support Engineer
2 24 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
3 23 (13.37%) Analyst
4 22 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (12.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (9.88%) Desktop Support
7 15 (8.72%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (6.98%) Technical Support
10 11 (6.40%) Network Engineer
10 11 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Messaging Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) Desktop Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) IT Support
13 6 (3.49%) Administrator
13 6 (3.49%) Consultant
13 6 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.79%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.14%) Clustering
3 8 (4.65%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.74%) NHS
5 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) iPhone
6 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Firmware
7 1 (0.58%) CESG
7 1 (0.58%) CCTV
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 150 (87.21%) Windows
2 86 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (36.63%) Windows XP
5 53 (30.81%) Windows 7
6 33 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.23%) Windows Vista
8 8 (4.65%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.07%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.33%) Linux
11 3 (1.74%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.74%) UNIX
12 2 (1.16%) Android
12 2 (1.16%) HPUX
12 2 (1.16%) Solaris
12 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) SUSE
13 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.58%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.53%) Migration
2 13 (7.56%) ITIL
3 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
4 6 (3.49%) Change Management
5 5 (2.91%) Service Management
5 5 (2.91%) Time Management
6 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (2.33%) Business Continuity
7 3 (1.74%) Project Management
7 3 (1.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.16%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.16%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (1.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.16%) High Availability
8 2 (1.16%) Document Management
8 2 (1.16%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Management
9 1 (0.58%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.63%) SQL
2 8 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.91%) VBScript
4 3 (1.74%) VB
4 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.16%) C
5 2 (1.16%) Perl
6 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (36.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (28.49%) MCSE
3 32 (18.60%) MCITP
4 21 (12.21%) Security Cleared
5 17 (9.88%) Degree
6 12 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (6.98%) CCNA
7 11 (6.40%) MCP
7 11 (6.40%) MCTS
8 10 (5.81%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.49%) CCA
10 6 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (3.49%) CCNP
11 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (67.44%) Active Directory
2 40 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.88%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.56%) XenApp
4 13 (7.56%) vSphere
5 9 (5.23%) Terminal Services
6 7 (4.07%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.33%) XenServer
9 2 (1.16%) Postfix
9 2 (1.16%) Samba
10 1 (0.58%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.47%) Backup Exec
1 18 (10.47%) SCCM
2 8 (4.65%) SCOM
3 6 (3.49%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.16%) SCSM
5 2 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.58%) WMI
6 1 (0.58%) WSUS
6 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 96 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 70 (40.70%) VMware
3 53 (30.81%) Citrix
4 50 (29.07%) Cisco
5 27 (15.70%) Symantec
6 25 (14.53%) SolarWinds
7 20 (11.63%) HP
8 11 (6.40%) Dell
8 11 (6.40%) EMC
9 9 (5.23%) NetApp
10 8 (4.65%) SonicWALL
10 8 (4.65%) Kaspersky
11 7 (4.07%) Apple
11 7 (4.07%) Avaya
12 6 (3.49%) Juniper
12 6 (3.49%) Meru Networks
13 5 (2.91%) F5
13 5 (2.91%) Intel
14 4 (2.33%) Oracle
14 4 (2.33%) Cognos
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