The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 95 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 9 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.81% 5.36% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+24.50% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
320 261 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.96% 16.86% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 148 167
Average daily rate £360 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.40 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.59 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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
Halifax - 3 £275 -
Wakefield +2 1 - -
Leeds -12 1 £295 +31.11% 1
Pontefract - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
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Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (33.33%) SCCM
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 6 (28.57%) MS Office
8 6 (28.57%) Sophos
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 4 (19.05%) LAN
10 4 (19.05%) HP
11 3 (14.29%) Citrix
11 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
11 3 (14.29%) SAN
11 3 (14.29%) NetApp
11 3 (14.29%) VoIP
11 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) Migration

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) MPLS
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MSI
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Packager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone
6 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) HND
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) UAG
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Sophos
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) Sun
7 1 (4.76%) Siemens
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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