The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 23 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 Somerset 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 53 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.18% 0.95% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £243 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +6.66%
Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.87% 23.70% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 27
Average daily rate £375 £320 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £458 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Exchange Server 2003
South West

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 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
Taunton - 4 £243 -
Exchange Server 2003
South West

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) MCSE
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Dell
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) VMware