The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank - 135 118
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 0 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.60% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.51% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 13
Median daily rate - £178 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £230 £275
% change year-on-year
+41.15% -16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £26.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.47% +94.44%
Exchange Server 2003
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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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
525 569 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.72% 17.10% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 371 348
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +159.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Cognos
5 2 (33.33%) VBScript
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security