The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 85 80
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.083% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 3.16% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £475 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £250
% change year-on-year - +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +120.00% -43.18%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 285 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 16.28% 22.91% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 208 139
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.45% -63.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.00 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £40.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Surrey

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Surrey

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Staines - 1 - -
Exchange Server 2003
South East

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

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) NAS

Exchange Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec