Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 175 185
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 9 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.13% 1.31% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
East of England median daily rate £260 £155 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.74% -38.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £234 £115 £189
90th Percentile £279 £155 £385
England median daily rate £238 £325 £231
% change year-on-year -26.92% +41.00% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
East of England median hourly rate - £11.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.71% +112.69%
England median hourly rate £13.00 £17.38 £23.75
% change year-on-year -25.18% -26.84% +41.79%

Exchange Server 2003 is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 796 765 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.63% 16.91% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 443 452
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +0.32% +3.00%
10th Percentile £251 £225 £190
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 71
East of England median hourly rate £38.38 £31.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.83% +6.78% +47.50%
10th Percentile £14.84 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £45.10 £41.20 £46.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 18 January 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire - 8 £260 -
Bedfordshire -9 1 £225 +104.55%
Exchange Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) arcserve
4 4 (44.44%) CA
4 4 (44.44%) Network Optimisation
4 4 (44.44%) HP Storage
4 4 (44.44%) Network Management
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) IIS

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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Support Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Server Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Server Support
4 4 (44.44%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
5 3 (33.33%) Network Support
5 3 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Optimisation
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) arcserve
3 4 (44.44%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft