The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 386 355 294
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -61
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 25 50 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 1.26% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 64
Average daily rate £394 £263 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £433 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £325 £255
% change year-on-year
-24.61% +27.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £11.50 £120.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.41% +433.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +29.82%
Exchange Server 2003
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3943 3982 4081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.64% 19.11% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2775 2748
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 76 71
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.80 £39.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Chessington - 2 - -
Northwood - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £150 -
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 38 (82.61%) Active Directory
3 35 (76.09%) Windows
4 30 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (47.83%) VMware
6 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
7 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
8 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (36.96%) MS Office
8 17 (36.96%) Windows XP
9 15 (32.61%) Migration
10 12 (26.09%) DNS
10 12 (26.09%) Lync
11 11 (23.91%) Office 365
11 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (21.74%) Cisco
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.39%) DHCP
14 8 (17.39%) SQL
14 8 (17.39%) ITIL
14 8 (17.39%) Citrix
14 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 6 (13.04%) MCSE
15 6 (13.04%) VPN

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (26.09%) Lync
5 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.52%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (2.17%) Apache
9 1 (2.17%) IIS
9 1 (2.17%) JBoss
9 1 (2.17%) MindAlign
9 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Office
2 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Google Apps
3 2 (4.35%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) LAN
3 6 (13.04%) VPN
4 5 (10.87%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) VoIP
4 5 (10.87%) WAN
4 5 (10.87%) Wireless
5 2 (4.35%) DECT
5 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.35%) WebEx
6 1 (2.17%) DDNS
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Front Office
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.17%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Support Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Service Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) IT Support
8 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Lync Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.35%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.17%) Tandem
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
3 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
4 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (36.96%) Windows XP
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Vista
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.52%) Android
8 3 (6.52%) VMS
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.17%) AIX
10 1 (2.17%) Linux
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Server Building
4 2 (4.35%) Change Management
4 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.35%) Service Management
4 2 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (2.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (2.17%) BCP
5 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Line Management
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 2 (4.35%) HND
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.87%) vSphere
5 4 (8.70%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.17%) NFS
8 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (6.52%) vMotion
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
5 1 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 10 (21.74%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) arcserve
5 4 (8.70%) Symantec
6 3 (6.52%) SafeCom
7 2 (4.35%) Adobe
7 2 (4.35%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) Google
7 2 (4.35%) ION Trading
7 2 (4.35%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.35%) Polycom
8 1 (2.17%) BT
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) SunGard
8 1 (2.17%) Temenos
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