The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 123 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 8 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.48% 3.31% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £248 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.18 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -22.50%
Exchange Server 2003
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
540 393 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.15% 16.67% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 197 124
Average daily rate £375 £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.85 £16.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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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
Wolverhampton +9 5 £200 -23.07%
Coventry - 2 £350 - 1
Worcestershire -4 1 - -
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England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) SCCM
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) XenApp
6 4 (25.00%) XenServer
6 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (25.00%) NAS
6 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Dell
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) PDA
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (12.50%) Lync

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) NAS
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows CE
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) XenServer
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
6 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
7 1 (6.25%) Xen
7 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Citrix
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
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