The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server
Rank 584 559 564
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 10 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.022% 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £352 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +32.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £340 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £345 £265
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +30.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.09 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.28% +2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.09 - £20.50
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9665 8688 9870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.66% 17.00% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5699 4963 5630
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 423 443
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 24 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 31 July 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 -27 8 £300 -14.77% 5
London +21 5 £350 -23.07% 2
South East - 3 £225 - 1
City of London +24 2 £275 -39.56%
Kent - 2 £175 - 1
Sidcup - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £275 -
North West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Bath - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Bromley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Exchange Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (54.55%) VMware
5 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 11 (50.00%) MS Office
7 10 (45.45%) DHCP
7 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
7 10 (45.45%) DNS
8 9 (40.91%) Citrix
8 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
9 8 (36.36%) Firewall
9 8 (36.36%) Symantec
10 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (31.82%) CCNA
10 7 (31.82%) MCSE
10 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
10 7 (31.82%) Clustering
11 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
11 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery

Exchange Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DHCP
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) MPLS
3 5 (22.73%) VLAN
4 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) X.500
7 1 (4.55%) NAS
7 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.55%) DSL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Support
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (31.82%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) HPUX
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCSE
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (27.27%) MCP
4 4 (18.18%) MCITP
4 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) XenApp
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
5 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 4 (18.18%) DFS Replication
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (9.09%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) Samba
7 1 (4.55%) Xen
7 1 (4.55%) NLBS
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
1 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 6 (27.27%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) Symantec
5 6 (27.27%) Apple
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Veeam
7 4 (18.18%) Avaya
8 2 (9.09%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) Sun
8 2 (9.09%) Remedy
8 2 (9.09%) McAfee
8 2 (9.09%) Sophos
9 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
9 1 (4.55%) Fidessa
9 1 (4.55%) NetApp
9 1 (4.55%) Veritas