Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Windows Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 57 46
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.21% 0.52% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 2.31% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Merseyside median daily rate - £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.00% -25.93%
North West median daily rate £300 £300 £344
% change year-on-year - -12.73% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £14.00
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +28.00% -27.54% +23.21%

Windows Server 2003 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 97 130 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 20.55% 22.45% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 91 52
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +48.15%
10th Percentile £122 £200 £277
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +14.29% +5.05%
10th Percentile £12.10 £11.85 £10.33
90th Percentile £22.00 £16.18 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year -0.88% -4.99% +20.29%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware