The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 29 April 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 79 92
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.094% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 0.52% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £255 £249
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +2.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £255 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £272 £300 £325
% change year-on-year -9.33% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 194 191 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.00% 18.00% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 102 109
Median daily rate £408 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -34.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +13.23% -15.77%  

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Buckinghamshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Milton Keynes - 3 £338 - 1
Exchange Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
4 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (62.50%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Presales
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Firmware
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

Exchange Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (62.50%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Database Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support
4 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Server Hardening
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec