The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 58 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.30% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 2.83% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £330 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-12.45% -4.19%
Exchange Server 2003
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
131 106 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.73% 15.25% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 65 90
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £253 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.84% -67.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £18.55 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 2003.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL
4 1 (25.00%) Broadband
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperic
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed