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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 4.63% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £295
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -8.33%
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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
16 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.22% 25.93% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 9
Average daily rate £390 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £305 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Banking

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft