Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 21 July 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 183 173
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -25
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 6 9 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% 1.11% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 15
East of England median daily rate £420 £163 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +158.46% -29.35% -2.13%
10th Percentile £391 £105 £174
90th Percentile £442 £349 £388
England median daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
East of England median hourly rate - £13.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.48% +31.43%
England median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -42.22% +28.57%

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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 871 808 1198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.52% 15.62% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 472 723
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £230 £205 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 75
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% -9.57% +7.43%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £41.18 £44.20
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the East of England

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the East of England

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the East of England

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 5 £410 +272.73%
Bedfordshire -4 1 £450 +30.43%
Exchange Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) X.500
3 4 (66.67%) Samba
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) SMTP
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Exchange Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) X.500
2 1 (16.67%) IMAP
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Sun Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) HPUX
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware