The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 40 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.43% - 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £306
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £291 £295
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £17.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-20.17% -1.57%
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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 34 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.35% 12.36% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 67
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £413 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £31.50 £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+152.00% -43.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - - - -
Preston - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
North West

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2003.

1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (95.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (90.00%) Windows
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (70.00%) VMware
5 14 (70.00%) HP
6 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (60.00%) Citrix
8 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
9 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
9 10 (50.00%) SQL
10 9 (45.00%) DHCP
10 9 (45.00%) DNS
10 9 (45.00%) XenServer
11 8 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
11 8 (40.00%) XenApp
12 6 (30.00%) C
12 6 (30.00%) Project Management
13 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
14 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (20.00%) ISA Server
14 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (20.00%) Lync
15 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
15 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
15 3 (15.00%) Symantec

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (95.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DHCP
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) XenServer
3 8 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (15.00%) Brightmail
6 1 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) HP
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) IronPort
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) Open Text
5 2 (10.00%) Siebel
5 2 (10.00%) Informatica
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.00%) ScanSafe
6 1 (5.00%) Infor
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
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