The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK
Rank 534 540 439
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -101
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 47 78 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 0.90% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 94
Median daily rate £338 £225 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £110 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £200 £295
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -32.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £26.50 £105.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.48%

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
7544 8626 8866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 16.99% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 5508 5549
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 236 316
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the UK.

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
England +6 46 £330 +46.66% 15
South East +9 21 £363 +3.57% 4
Berkshire +8 9 £438 +65.87% 2
London -3 9 £279 -25.66% 7
Reading +14 6 £400 +128.57%
Milton Keynes +11 5 £354 -
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £354 -
East of England +5 5 £155 -34.04%
North West +23 4 £250 -4.30% 1
Hampshire +15 4 £373 +55.20%
South West +11 3 £120 +37.14% 1
Merseyside - 3 £225 -
West Midlands +1 2 £375 +167.85%
Bracknell 0 2 £475 +175.36% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £127 +11.40% 1
Liverpool - 2 £200 -
Hook - 2 £378 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 £155 -
Suffolk - 2 £155 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Cheshire +26 1 £398 -
Surrey +19 1 £240 -31.42% 1
Slough +8 1 £180 -48.93%
Leicestershire +2 1 £130 +14.03%
Wiltshire +2 1 £110 -
Derbyshire 0 1 £124 +8.77% 1
Derby -1 1 £124 +8.77% 1
Gloucestershire -1 1 £120 +37.14%
Kegworth -3 1 £130 +14.03%

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 141 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 102 (72.34%) Windows
3 97 (68.79%) Active Directory
4 92 (65.25%) Microsoft
4 92 (65.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 81 (57.45%) Windows Server
6 79 (56.03%) Office 365
7 67 (47.52%) Migration
8 61 (43.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 56 (39.72%) PowerShell
10 54 (38.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 43 (30.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (29.08%) Security Cleared
15 35 (24.82%) HP
15 35 (24.82%) SharePoint
16 30 (21.28%) MS Excel
16 30 (21.28%) Skype for Business
17 29 (20.57%) Windows XP
17 29 (20.57%) Skype
18 27 (19.15%) MS Office
18 27 (19.15%) SC Cleared
19 26 (18.44%) VMware
20 24 (17.02%) Blackberry
21 22 (15.60%) Citrix
22 20 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
23 19 (13.48%) Office Communications Server
23 19 (13.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 141 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 92 (65.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (43.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 54 (38.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (24.82%) SharePoint
6 30 (21.28%) Skype for Business
7 19 (13.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (13.48%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (6.38%) OpenStack
8 9 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (4.96%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 3 (2.13%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 27 (19.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 79 (56.03%) Office 365
2 12 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.67%) OneDrive
3 8 (5.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.57%) Skype
2 17 (12.06%) SAN
3 16 (11.35%) DHCP
3 16 (11.35%) DNS
4 13 (9.22%) Firewall
4 13 (9.22%) VPN
5 11 (7.80%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.09%) LAN
7 9 (6.38%) WAN
8 7 (4.96%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.96%) Wireless
9 6 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.26%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.84%) Internet
10 4 (2.84%) SMTP
11 3 (2.13%) VLAN
11 3 (2.13%) X.500
12 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.42%) IPsec
12 2 (1.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.42%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (1.42%) Banking
2 2 (1.42%) Local Government
2 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.71%) German Language
3 1 (0.71%) Japanese Language
3 1 (0.71%) Law
3 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (18.44%) Consultant
2 24 (17.02%) Support Engineer
3 20 (14.18%) Analyst
4 17 (12.06%) Office 365 Consultant
5 16 (11.35%) Exchange Consultant
5 16 (11.35%) Office 365 Engineer
6 14 (9.93%) Migration Consultant
7 13 (9.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) Messaging Engineer
8 12 (8.51%) Messaging Specialist
8 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Consultant
9 10 (7.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Exchange Migration Consultant
10 9 (6.38%) Lync Specialist
11 8 (5.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 8 (5.67%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.96%) Desktop Support
12 7 (4.96%) Exchange Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.02%) Blackberry
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.55%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Clustering
5 3 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.42%) Statistics
6 2 (1.42%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
7 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.71%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) PDA
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 102 (72.34%) Windows
2 81 (57.45%) Windows Server
3 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (30.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (20.57%) Windows XP
7 18 (12.77%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.51%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.67%) Windows 10
10 7 (4.96%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.96%) Linux
10 7 (4.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (4.26%) Windows Vista
12 5 (3.55%) Android
12 5 (3.55%) Unix
13 4 (2.84%) HPUX
13 4 (2.84%) Solaris
14 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (47.52%) Migration
2 14 (9.93%) Load Balancing
3 12 (8.51%) ITIL
4 9 (6.38%) Time Management
5 8 (5.67%) Change Management
6 7 (4.96%) Business Transformation
6 7 (4.96%) Release Management
7 5 (3.55%) Presales
7 5 (3.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (2.84%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.84%) Service Management
9 3 (2.13%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (2.13%) Email Migration
9 3 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.13%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.13%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (2.13%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.42%) Email Management
10 2 (1.42%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (39.72%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.55%) VBScript
3 4 (2.84%) Perl
3 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.42%) SQL
5 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (29.08%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.15%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.77%) Degree
5 16 (11.35%) MCSE
6 7 (4.96%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.84%) MOS
9 2 (1.42%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.71%) CCNA
10 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.71%) MCP
10 1 (0.71%) MCSA
10 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (68.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.80%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.80%) XenApp
3 11 (7.80%) XenDesktop
4 7 (4.96%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.26%) vSphere
6 5 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.84%) Samba
8 3 (2.13%) Firmware
8 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.13%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.42%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.42%) XenServer
10 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.71%) NFS
10 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (9.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.55%) SCOM
3 5 (3.55%) WSUS
4 3 (2.13%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.42%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.42%) Netcool
5 2 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.42%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.71%) SCCM
6 1 (0.71%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 92 (65.25%) Microsoft
2 35 (24.82%) HP
3 26 (18.44%) VMware
4 22 (15.60%) Citrix
5 16 (11.35%) Cisco
6 15 (10.64%) Symantec
7 11 (7.80%) IronPort
8 8 (5.67%) Dell
9 7 (4.96%) Apple
10 5 (3.55%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.84%) Avaya
11 4 (2.84%) LANDesk
11 4 (2.84%) Sophos
11 4 (2.84%) Sun
11 4 (2.84%) Toshiba
11 4 (2.84%) Trend Micro
12 3 (2.13%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.13%) Brocade
12 3 (2.13%) Lotus
12 3 (2.13%) Reuters
Derby, Derbyshire
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Rate: £120.00 - £130.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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