The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
England / West Midlands
Rank 122 114 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.084% 0.042% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 0.24% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £140 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -37.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £140 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £140 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £200 £295
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -32.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
336 420 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.04% 17.49% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 232 199
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 29
Median hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +5.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £16.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £24.50 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Solihull - 1 £425 -
Shropshire - 1 £325 -
Exchange Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
4 5 (55.56%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) Avaya
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (44.44%) Toshiba
5 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) IP Telephony
5 4 (44.44%) MOS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
5 4 (44.44%) Android
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (44.44%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) PDA
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MOS
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) Avaya
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
3 4 (44.44%) Toshiba
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Capita