The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Luton region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 28 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.50% 2.82% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 11.76% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £338 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +5.00%
Application Platforms Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.45% 23.94% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 7
Average daily rate £425 £263 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £335 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2003
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Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Exchange Server 2003
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) VMware