The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
UK / England
Rank 531 528 452
Rank change year-on-year -3 -76  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 54 87 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 1.03% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 63
Median daily rate £250 £266 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.10% -21.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £128 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £331
% change year-on-year -8.33% -9.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.36% -41.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £16.65 £22.50
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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7324 8445 8398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.52% 17.22% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4791 5409 5034
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 211 306
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +0.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in England

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2003 in England

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in England

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 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
South East +16 22 £391 +24.70% 2
London +19 12 £170 -42.12% 3
South West +4 6 £120 -63.63%
North West +23 4 £250 -4.30%
West Midlands +13 4 £366 +68.39% 1
East Midlands -18 3 £125 -37.50%
East of England 0 2 - -
North East - 1 £275 - 2
Exchange Server 2003
UK

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 103 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 75 (72.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (65.05%) Active Directory
4 66 (64.08%) Windows
5 56 (54.37%) Microsoft
6 51 (49.51%) Office 365
7 45 (43.69%) Windows Server
8 38 (36.89%) Migration
9 36 (34.95%) MS Office
9 36 (34.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 34 (33.01%) Exchange Server 2013
11 32 (31.07%) Security Cleared
12 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
13 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 28 (27.18%) Windows XP
14 28 (27.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (20.39%) SharePoint
16 20 (19.42%) Windows 7
17 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
17 18 (17.48%) HP
18 17 (16.50%) Skype for Business
19 16 (15.53%) Citrix
19 16 (15.53%) ITIL
19 16 (15.53%) VMware
20 14 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
20 14 (13.59%) Azure Active Directory
21 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
21 12 (11.65%) DHCP
21 12 (11.65%) DNS

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 103 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 75 (72.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (34.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (33.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (20.39%) SharePoint
6 17 (16.50%) Skype for Business
7 12 (11.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (9.71%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (8.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 3 (2.91%) IBM Notes
11 3 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.94%) Apache
12 2 (1.94%) Live Communications Server
13 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (34.95%) MS Office
2 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 51 (49.51%) Office 365
2 14 (13.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 14 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) DHCP
1 12 (11.65%) DNS
2 9 (8.74%) VPN
3 8 (7.77%) LAN
3 8 (7.77%) SAN
4 7 (6.80%) Skype
4 7 (6.80%) WAN
5 6 (5.83%) SMTP
5 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.85%) Internet
6 5 (4.85%) Wireless
7 3 (2.91%) Firewall
7 3 (2.91%) X.500
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.97%) SNMP
9 1 (0.97%) Telnet
9 1 (0.97%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) MS Access
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (6.80%) Finance
2 2 (1.94%) Japanese Language
2 2 (1.94%) Local Government
2 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.97%) Law
3 1 (0.97%) Military
3 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Consultant
2 22 (21.36%) Office 365 Consultant
3 19 (18.45%) Analyst
3 19 (18.45%) Support Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) Exchange Consultant
5 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Consultant
5 16 (15.53%) Migration Consultant
6 11 (10.68%) Exchange Migration Consultant
6 11 (10.68%) IT Analyst
7 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.74%) Service Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (6.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 6 (5.83%) Desktop Support
10 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) IT Support
10 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Clustering
3 5 (4.85%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.85%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.88%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (64.08%) Windows
2 45 (43.69%) Windows Server
3 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (27.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (27.18%) Windows XP
5 20 (19.42%) Windows 7
6 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.74%) Apple iOS
7 9 (8.74%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.77%) Unix
9 7 (6.80%) Linux
9 7 (6.80%) Windows 10
10 6 (5.83%) Solaris
10 6 (5.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (4.85%) HPUX
11 5 (4.85%) Windows Vista
12 4 (3.88%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.91%) Android
14 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.89%) Migration
2 16 (15.53%) ITIL
3 10 (9.71%) Change Management
4 7 (6.80%) Presales
5 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.85%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.88%) Time Management
7 3 (2.91%) Change Control
7 3 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.91%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.94%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.94%) Demand Management
8 2 (1.94%) Email Management
8 2 (1.94%) Email Migration
8 2 (1.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.94%) Service Management
8 2 (1.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.83%) SQL
3 5 (4.85%) Perl
3 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (31.07%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.68%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.88%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.94%) MOS
8 1 (0.97%) MCITP
8 1 (0.97%) MCP
8 1 (0.97%) MCSE
8 1 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (65.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.85%) Samba
4 5 (4.85%) XenApp
4 5 (4.85%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.94%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.94%) vSphere
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.97%) Firmware
6 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) NetBackup
1 5 (4.85%) Netcool
1 5 (4.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (4.85%) SCOM
1 5 (4.85%) Unicenter
2 4 (3.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (3.88%) WSUS
3 3 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.94%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.97%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.97%) SCCM
5 1 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 56 (54.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.48%) HP
3 16 (15.53%) Citrix
3 16 (15.53%) VMware
4 9 (8.74%) Cisco
5 7 (6.80%) Apple
6 5 (4.85%) EMC
6 5 (4.85%) Intel
6 5 (4.85%) Meridio
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle
6 5 (4.85%) Symantec
6 5 (4.85%) Veritas
7 4 (3.88%) Sun
7 4 (3.88%) Trend Micro
8 3 (2.91%) Dell
8 3 (2.91%) Lotus
8 3 (2.91%) Sophos
9 2 (1.94%) Avaya
9 2 (1.94%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.94%) Toshiba
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