Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 August 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 352 384 359
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25 -21
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 9 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.062% 0.018% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.11% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 13
South East median daily rate £161 £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.50% -11.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £113 £294 £215
90th Percentile £201 £367 £500
England median daily rate £315 £280 £280
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £19.75
England median hourly rate - £13.00 £13.00

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,266 2,793 2,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.60% 16.84% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,327 1,695 1,575
South East median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £283 £254
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £451 £450
% change year-on-year +5.33% +0.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 85 92
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £17.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +28.64% -12.55%
10th Percentile £11.98 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.25 £47.70
England median hourly rate £20.86 £21.00 £19.97
% change year-on-year -0.69% +5.16% -0.15%

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the South East

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Thames Valley +17 5 £126 -66.33% 2
Berkshire - 5 £126 -
Hampshire +2 3 £210 -
Surrey - 1 £190 - 1
Exchange Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) ITSM
7 2 (22.22%) Remedy
7 2 (22.22%) Replication
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry

Exchange Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) WebEx
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) PuTTY
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Development Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Support
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) NDS
2 2 (22.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool/Webtop
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Bomgar
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) Novell
3 2 (22.22%) Peregrine
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Ivanti
4 1 (11.11%) Lumension
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds