The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 18 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 Oxfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 48 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 3 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.56% 4.21% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 19.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 4
Average daily rate £200 £295 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% +47.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
+8.18% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.54 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +5.00%
Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 100 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.85% 22.17% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 63 88
Average daily rate £260 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £16.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 3 £200 -32.20%
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
7 1 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) Dell
7 1 (14.29%) Apple
7 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 5.5

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco