The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 103
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.35% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £296 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +48.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £300 £250
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +120.00% -45.65%  

Exchange Server 2003 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 139 213 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.72% 14.45% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 155 175
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +52.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Exchange Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Leeds

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Leeds

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Leeds