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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 26 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.41% 0.52% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.87% 2.33% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£200 £200 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -18.60%
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
92 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.40% 22.51% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 18
Average daily rate £200 £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £163 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -45.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) IIS
5 7 (43.75%) Clustering
5 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (37.50%) Patch Management
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (37.50%) MCP
6 6 (37.50%) FTP
6 6 (37.50%) HTTP
6 6 (37.50%) SSL
6 6 (37.50%) SMTP
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) MS Office
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) XenApp

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) SSL
2 6 (37.50%) FTP
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) SMTP
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) IT Support
2 1 (6.25%) ICT Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
2 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Patch Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (37.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCEA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
5 4 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (12.50%) vSphere
8 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) PlateSpin
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) HP
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