Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Exchange Server 2000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2000 over the 6 months to 25 July 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 2000 Server
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 905 883
Rank change year-on-year +85 -22 -33
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 20 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.025% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 5
UK median daily rate £375 £273 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.61% +36.25% -38.46%
10th Percentile £250 £164 £164
90th Percentile £425 £375 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £273 £363
% change year-on-year +41.28% -24.83% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
UK median hourly rate - £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.71% +73.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -35.71% +41.96%

Exchange Server 2000 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16060 19679 20161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.88% 17.90% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10379 12866 12399
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 472 696
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £20.39 £19.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.59% +4.68% +11.30%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.70 £42.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% +11.76%

Exchange Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
England +89 19 £375 +158.62%
UK excluding London +63 13 £385 +41.28%
Midlands - 8 £375 -
West Midlands - 8 £375 -
London - 7 £250 -
East of England -15 4 £410 +182.76%
Wales +2 1 £450 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Exchange Server 2000.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 20 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 19 (95.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 13 (65.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (60.00%) Unix
5 11 (55.00%) Perl
5 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 11 (55.00%) Samba
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) HPUX
6 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (45.00%) Solaris
7 9 (45.00%) Sun
8 8 (40.00%) WAN
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (35.00%) X.500
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
11 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (25.00%) Sophos
11 5 (25.00%) DHCP
11 5 (25.00%) DNS
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco
11 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (25.00%) LAN
11 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

Exchange Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) X.500
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Sun Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (60.00%) Unix
5 10 (50.00%) HPUX
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Solaris
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Break/Fix
1 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Perl
2 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) DV Cleared
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Samba
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) MOM
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (45.00%) Sun
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Sophos
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) arcserve
6 1 (5.00%) Lumension
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec