The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Harrow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 2 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 41.67% - 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £215 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 58.33% 55.56% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Average daily rate £215 £275 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £105 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £375 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
London

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Harrow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

Windows Server 2003
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow region citing Windows 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 Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow region citing Windows 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 Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec