The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 121 118
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 12 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 0.20% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 1.16% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Median daily rate £500 £353 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.84% +10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £335 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £386 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £288 £341
% change year-on-year -4.34% -15.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +23.07% -12.45%  

Exchange Server 2003 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 274 430 472
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.79% 17.54% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 259 264
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -34.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Exchange Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Bracknell +6 6 £500 +52.67% 1
Reading +24 5 - -
Exchange Server 2003
South East

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 22 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (95.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (90.91%) Office 365
4 19 (86.36%) Migration
5 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
6 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
6 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
8 8 (36.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (18.18%) Skype
9 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (9.09%) MS Office
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
12 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
12 1 (4.55%) MS Access
12 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
12 1 (4.55%) LAN
12 1 (4.55%) DHCP
12 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
12 1 (4.55%) DNS
12 1 (4.55%) HP
12 1 (4.55%) EMC
12 1 (4.55%) Citrix
12 1 (4.55%) SAN

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 22 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (95.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) Office 365
2 8 (36.36%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MS Access
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Consultant
2 16 (72.73%) Exchange Consultant
2 16 (72.73%) Office 365 Consultant
3 15 (68.18%) Migration Consultant
4 11 (50.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (18.18%) Architect
6 4 (18.18%) Migration Architect
6 4 (18.18%) Office 365 Architect
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Server Support
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.55%) High Availability
2 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.55%) Netcool
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.55%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Meridio
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago