The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 70 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 2 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.22% 2.43% 3.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 12.35% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Average daily rate
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£249 £190 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.92% -33.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £158 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.88% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.19% -22.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
162 170 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.78% 19.68% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 71 68
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +18.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Backup Exec
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Service Management
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) McAfee
5 5 (55.56%) Sophos
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) Lumension
6 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) Firmware
8 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 2 (22.22%) Change Management
8 2 (22.22%) UNIX

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) VCAP
4 1 (11.11%) CCIA
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) MCTS
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCA
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCEA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Backup Exec
2 5 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (22.22%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Lumension
3 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 5 (55.56%) Sophos
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) HP