The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 227 249 184
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -65
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 22 20 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.21% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.74% 1.22% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 47
Median daily rate £373 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.25% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £162 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £171 £300
% change year-on-year
+118.97% -42.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +35.71%
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1261 1646 1694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.28% 17.53% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 992 973
Median daily rate £420 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 56 73
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.28 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.84% -15.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.31 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 10 £425 +146.37% 2
Hampshire - 6 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £303 - 2
West Sussex +10 1 £240 -41.10%
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 40 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (65.00%) Office 365
3 25 (62.50%) Migration
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 19 (47.50%) Windows
6 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (22.50%) HP
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (17.50%) MS Office
13 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
14 5 (12.50%) VMware
14 5 (12.50%) Unix
14 5 (12.50%) Linux
14 5 (12.50%) LAN
14 5 (12.50%) SAN
14 5 (12.50%) Cisco
15 4 (10.00%) DNS
15 4 (10.00%) Sun
15 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 4 (10.00%) DHCP
15 4 (10.00%) WAN

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (65.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) LAN
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) DHCP
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (7.50%) Skype
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) X.500
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MS Access
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Consultant
2 13 (32.50%) Exchange Consultant
2 13 (32.50%) Office 365 Consultant
3 11 (27.50%) Migration Consultant
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 9 (22.50%) Exchange Migration Consultant
6 6 (15.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Office 365 Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (5.00%) Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Migration Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Office 365 Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.50%) Linux
6 5 (12.50%) Unix
7 4 (10.00%) HPUX
7 4 (10.00%) Solaris
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Migration
2 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
2 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.50%) Presales
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) Perl
2 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) MCITP
6 1 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (2.50%) MCTS
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Samba
3 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.00%) Netcool
2 2 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) HP
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) Sun
4 4 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (7.50%) 3PAR
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) Meridio
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds