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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server
Rank 609 575 595
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 3 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.029% 0.12% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
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£213 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.40% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £333 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £433 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate - £345 £300
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £20.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.50

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
10240 9236 10077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.51% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6163 5455 5642
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 372 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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
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 27 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 September 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
London +9 3 £213 -46.87%
England -17 3 £213 -38.40% 3
City of London +27 2 £175 -61.53%
South East - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 2
South West - - - - 2
Wales - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Bath - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Exchange Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
5 12 (63.16%) MS Office
6 11 (57.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (52.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (52.63%) Blackberry
8 8 (42.11%) Citrix
8 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
9 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (36.84%) VMware
9 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco
9 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 7 (36.84%) Symantec
10 6 (31.58%) ARCserve
10 6 (31.58%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (31.58%) Apple
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 6 (31.58%) DHCP
10 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (31.58%) CCNA
10 6 (31.58%) MCP
10 6 (31.58%) NetBackup

Exchange Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (57.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) X.500
5 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) DSL
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Blackberry
2 6 (31.58%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
6 2 (10.53%) HPUX
6 2 (10.53%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) VBScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
2 6 (31.58%) MCP
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) MCSE
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) XenApp
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Samba
6 1 (5.26%) NLBS
6 1 (5.26%) Xen
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
2 6 (31.58%) ARCserve
2 6 (31.58%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Symantec
4 6 (31.58%) Apple
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 2 (10.53%) Sun
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Sophos
6 2 (10.53%) Remedy
6 2 (10.53%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) Mitel
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam
7 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Fidessa
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas