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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 89 83 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 11 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.83% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.32% 4.51% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.38% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -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
331 288 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.83% 18.34% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 160 190
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £24.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

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 November 2014. 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
Wakefield 0 3 - -
Leeds -8 3 £295 - 4
Pontefract - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Exchange Server 2003
Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (41.18%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Sophos
7 6 (35.29%) HP
7 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
7 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
7 6 (35.29%) MS Office
7 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) Windows 8
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) Dell
9 4 (23.53%) NetApp
9 4 (23.53%) vSphere
10 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (17.65%) Sun
10 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
10 3 (17.65%) VoIP
10 3 (17.65%) WAN
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) Firewall
10 3 (17.65%) SCOM

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) WLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 8
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Migration
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
1 2 (11.76%) Project Management
1 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) UAG
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Sophos
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 4 (23.53%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) Sun
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) Siemens
7 1 (5.88%) McAfee
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) ProCurve