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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
England / South East
Rank 217 229 215
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 22 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 1.91% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 25
Median daily rate £360 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.49% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £188 £295
% change year-on-year
+88.66% -36.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +92.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.69
% change year-on-year
- -12.31%

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
1136 1412 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.52% 17.21% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 843 907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £253 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 63
Median hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.48 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 0 9 £438 +24.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £354 - 1
Hampshire +18 4 £373 +55.20%
Surrey +13 1 £240 -31.42% 2
West Sussex +2 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 17 January 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (70.21%) Office 365
3 32 (68.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
4 26 (55.32%) Migration
5 21 (44.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (44.68%) Windows
5 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
6 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
6 20 (42.55%) PowerShell
7 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
9 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
10 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (19.15%) Skype for Business
10 9 (19.15%) HP
11 8 (17.02%) MS Office
12 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
12 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
13 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (10.64%) LAN
13 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.64%) Cisco
13 5 (10.64%) SAN
13 5 (10.64%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (10.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (10.64%) VMware
14 4 (8.51%) Samba

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 47 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (68.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (44.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (19.15%) Skype for Business
6 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (10.64%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
6 5 (10.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (70.21%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) LAN
1 5 (10.64%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) Skype
2 4 (8.51%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) X.500
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) SMTP
5 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Consultant
2 15 (31.91%) Exchange Consultant
2 15 (31.91%) Office 365 Consultant
3 13 (27.66%) Migration Consultant
4 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Consultant
5 10 (21.28%) Exchange Migration Consultant
6 8 (17.02%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Office 365 Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (6.38%) Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Messaging Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Migration Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Office 365 Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
11 2 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.51%) HPUX
5 4 (8.51%) Linux
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
5 4 (8.51%) Unix
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Migration
2 4 (8.51%) Change Management
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL
2 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
3 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (6.38%) Presales
3 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (4.26%) Time Management
5 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.13%) High Availability
5 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.13%) Project Management
5 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) Perl
2 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Samba
3 3 (6.38%) Firmware
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.26%) Netcool
2 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.26%) Unicenter
2 2 (4.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Sun
4 4 (8.51%) Symantec
5 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) EMC
6 2 (4.26%) Meridio
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Veritas
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) F5
7 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
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