The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 0 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £250 £270
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £23.25 £12.09
% change year-on-year
-46.23% +92.38%
Exchange Server 2003
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 96 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.93% 9.81% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 48 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 17
Median hourly rate £20.78 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.16 £34.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Exchange Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire