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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 403 372 354
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -18
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 30 49 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.67% 1.14% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 36
Average daily rate £303 £338 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £123 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £489 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Average hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-12.45% -4.19%
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
4466 4309 4208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.41% 19.23% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3194 2898 2923
Average daily rate £450 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
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 48 115 76
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Bromley - 2 £275 -
City of London +32 1 £288 -23.84% 3
Chessington +4 1 - -
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 52 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 42 (80.77%) Windows
3 40 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 35 (67.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
7 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (40.38%) Office 365
9 20 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (36.54%) Windows XP
11 17 (32.69%) MS Office
11 17 (32.69%) Migration
12 16 (30.77%) VMware
13 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
14 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (21.15%) DNS
16 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
16 10 (19.23%) Firewall
17 9 (17.31%) LAN
17 9 (17.31%) Cisco
18 8 (15.38%) WAN
18 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
18 8 (15.38%) VPN
18 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
19 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
19 7 (13.46%) Server Building
19 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 52 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 35 (67.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
7 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (5.77%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (3.85%) Apache
9 2 (3.85%) IIS
9 2 (3.85%) JBoss
9 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (40.38%) Office 365
2 6 (11.54%) Google Apps
3 5 (9.62%) Yammer
4 4 (7.69%) OneDrive
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.85%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 9 (17.31%) LAN
4 8 (15.38%) VPN
4 8 (15.38%) WAN
5 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
6 6 (11.54%) DHCP
7 5 (9.62%) SAN
8 4 (7.69%) Wireless
9 3 (5.77%) Skype
9 3 (5.77%) VoIP
10 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.85%) WebEx
11 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Front Office
2 2 (3.85%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Migration Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Messaging Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.77%) iPhone
2 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.85%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (36.54%) Windows XP
6 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
7 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.69%) Android
10 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.92%) AIX
12 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Server Building
3 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (5.77%) Change Management
4 3 (5.77%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) BCP
5 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.85%) Release Management
5 2 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (1.92%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (1.92%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) HND
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
4 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.85%) NFS
5 2 (3.85%) XenApp
6 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) vMotion
2 4 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Google
5 5 (9.62%) arcserve
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) MobileIron
7 3 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) Symantec
8 2 (3.85%) Adobe
8 2 (3.85%) Apple
8 2 (3.85%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.85%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) ION Trading
8 2 (3.85%) Juniper
8 2 (3.85%) Reuters
8 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.85%) SunGard
8 2 (3.85%) Temenos
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