The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 45 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% 2.75% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 8.33% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +113.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.44%
Exchange Server 2003
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 72 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.77% 33.03% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 29
Average daily rate £288 £383 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.83% +23.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £268 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 0
Average hourly rate £28.70 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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
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 19 December 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Exchange Server 2003
South West

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) MCP
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (42.86%) assyst
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (28.57%) Front Office
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) SCOM
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (28.57%) Change Management

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCITP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco