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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 47 45
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.12% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.59% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £261 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £250 £347
% change year-on-year
-4.09% -27.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -25.71%

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
30 109 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.67% 24.38% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 82 49
Median daily rate £385 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £489 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -73.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.70 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £19.89 £46.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 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
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