The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 29 11 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.59% 9.47% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.16% 22.50% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Average daily rate
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£335 £335 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +91.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -11.84%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 80 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.48% 42.11% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 32
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Clustering
7 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 5 (27.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (27.78%) Lync
7 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) SCCM
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) CA
10 2 (11.11%) Project Management
10 2 (11.11%) VBScript
10 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (5.56%) WSUS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) DMZ
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.56%) Server Building
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Intel