The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 29 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.78% - 8.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% - 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £550 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -13.58%
Windows Server 2003
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.91% 21.05% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 9
Average daily rate £425 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £375 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Windows Server 2003
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Server Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation