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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 236 230 184
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -46
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 34 37 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.37% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 2.22% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 26
Median daily rate £299 £400 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.25% +32.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £249 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £486 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £12.75 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £16.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £16.00 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £15.18 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-15.98% -2.09%
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
1791 1664 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 16.77% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 943 900
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 75 85
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.75 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +48.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.15 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +20 17 £463 +76.19% 1
Surrey 0 8 £150 -69.07%
Hampshire -12 6 £238 -39.10%
Kent - 2 £175 -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £255 +2.51%
Exchange Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 61 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 49 (80.33%) Windows
3 41 (67.21%) Active Directory
4 38 (62.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
6 28 (45.90%) Windows Server
7 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (40.98%) Office 365
9 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
9 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (34.43%) Migration
12 19 (31.15%) Security Cleared
13 16 (26.23%) PowerShell
13 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (24.59%) VMware
14 15 (24.59%) DNS
14 15 (24.59%) Citrix
14 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
15 12 (19.67%) Clustering
15 12 (19.67%) Blackberry
16 11 (18.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
16 11 (18.03%) HP
17 10 (16.39%) SAN
17 10 (16.39%) DHCP
18 9 (14.75%) SQL
18 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
18 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V

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 61 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 38 (62.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (18.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
6 9 (14.75%) Live Communications Server
7 8 (13.11%) Skype for Business
8 4 (6.56%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (3.28%) Apache
9 2 (3.28%) IIS
10 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (40.98%) Office 365
2 4 (6.56%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) DHCP
2 10 (16.39%) SAN
3 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
5 5 (8.20%) Wireless
6 4 (6.56%) VoIP
7 3 (4.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.28%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.28%) NAS
8 2 (3.28%) Skype
8 2 (3.28%) VLAN
8 2 (3.28%) WAN
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.64%) IPsec
9 1 (1.64%) LAN
9 1 (1.64%) Network Security
9 1 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) MS Access
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (3.28%) Back Office
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Electronics
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (13.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Migration Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Service Desk Support
5 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (9.84%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Exchange Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Exchange Specialist
7 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) LAMP
2 2 (3.28%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Blackberry
1 12 (19.67%) Clustering
2 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.20%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.56%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.56%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.92%) Statistics
6 2 (3.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.64%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 49 (80.33%) Windows
2 28 (45.90%) Windows Server
3 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
5 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
7 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.56%) Linux
8 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.28%) AIX
9 2 (3.28%) Android
9 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.28%) Debian
9 2 (3.28%) Fedora
9 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.28%) SUSE
9 2 (3.28%) Unix
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Migration
2 8 (13.11%) High Availability
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 7 (11.48%) Change Management
4 5 (8.20%) Presales
4 5 (8.20%) Release Management
4 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.20%) Service Management
5 3 (4.92%) CRM
5 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.28%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (3.28%) Coaching
6 2 (3.28%) Document Management
6 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.28%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.28%) Project Management
6 2 (3.28%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.75%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) Perl
3 2 (3.28%) PHP
3 2 (3.28%) Ruby
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) MCSE
4 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.92%) CCNA
5 3 (4.92%) CCNP
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.28%) VCP5
6 2 (3.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.64%) CCSA
7 1 (1.64%) CCSE
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
7 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (67.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) ISA Server
5 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.56%) vSphere
6 3 (4.92%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.28%) Samba
7 2 (3.28%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.56%) Netcool
3 4 (6.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (6.56%) Unicenter
3 4 (6.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (6.56%) WSUS
4 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.28%) BMC Marimba
4 2 (3.28%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.28%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.28%) vMotion
5 1 (1.64%) OVSD
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) Citrix
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 11 (18.03%) HP
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle
5 6 (9.84%) Veritas
6 5 (8.20%) Dell
6 5 (8.20%) EMC
7 4 (6.56%) Google
7 4 (6.56%) Meridio
7 4 (6.56%) NetApp
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.56%) Symantec
7 4 (6.56%) ThinPrint
8 3 (4.92%) IBM
9 2 (3.28%) Acronis
9 2 (3.28%) Avaya
9 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.64%) iManage
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