The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 67 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% - 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.49% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £354 - £249
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 - £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £331
% change year-on-year -8.33% -9.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 91 152 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 12.20% 20.21% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 83 85
Median daily rate £358 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.61% +0.68%  
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Milton Keynes

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware