The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2000 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 2000 Server
Rank 588 574 545
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -29
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 7 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.070% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £281 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £206 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £356 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10048 9280 8821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.98% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6500 5650 4968
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 383 447
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.23 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

Exchange Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Exchange Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 5 £288 +2.22% 1
South East -19 3 £200 -46.66% 1
Kent - 3 £200 - 1
South Wales - 2 £450 -
Wales - 2 £450 -
London +11 1 £450 +140.00%
Bridgend - 1 £450 -
Bristol - - - -
Chesterfield - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Exchange Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Exchange Server 2000 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 2000.

1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Symantec
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (30.00%) Clustering
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (30.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Exchange Server 2000 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 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (10.00%) Lync
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (20.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
5 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas