The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 103 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.054% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 0.36% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £115 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £230 £275
% change year-on-year
+41.30% -16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £26.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.47% +94.44%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
258 281 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.40% 15.05% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 175 115
Median daily rate £388 £403 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 13
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £29.32 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Lotus
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) VBScript
5 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Global Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) GFI Software
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) VMware