The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 28 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 136 120
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.070% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.35% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Median daily rate £195 £130 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -54.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £288 £331
% change year-on-year -13.04% -13.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% -16.12%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 324 577 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.25% 20.13% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 374 312
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.99 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.78% -8.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £9.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £21.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +6 1 £195 +50.00%
Exchange Server 2003
England

Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Unicenter
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup

Exchange Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unicenter
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Meridio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware