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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 24 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.15% 6.60% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 16.09% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 7
Average daily rate
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£290 £185 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -45.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +5.40%
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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
66 87 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.41% 41.04% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 35
Average daily rate £290 £235 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% -37.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +80.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 6 May 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) SCCM
5 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
6 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (35.71%) VBScript
7 5 (35.71%) VB
7 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) CCNA
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (21.43%) RHCE
9 3 (21.43%) Borland
9 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 3 (21.43%) RHCA
9 3 (21.43%) StarTeam
9 3 (21.43%) Shell Script

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Packager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
1 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
1 3 (21.43%) Coaching
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) VBScript
2 5 (35.71%) VB
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) RHCSA
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) RHCE
3 3 (21.43%) RHCA
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCCM
2 7 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) Borland
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix