The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 30 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.52% 4.68% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.98% 15.28% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Average daily rate
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£294 £400 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% +300.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £280 £309
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.02 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-11.18% -3.92%
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 72 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.70% 30.64% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 10
Average daily rate £300 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £401 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Average hourly rate £13.44 £10.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.95% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £31.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -8 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (70.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (40.00%) Terminal Services
6 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
9 4 (20.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) Clustering
9 4 (20.00%) X-Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Altiris
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) WSUS
9 4 (20.00%) vSphere
9 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (15.00%) Mitel
10 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (15.00%) VLAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 6 (30.00%) Wintel Support
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Server Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
1 3 (15.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Altiris
5 3 (15.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) Trustwave
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco