The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 26 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.55% 2.23% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 11.76% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Windows Server 2003
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 34 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.16% 18.99% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 4
Average daily rate £251 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £201 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £474 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Liverpool region.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2003
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware