The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.90% 2.59% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 18.52% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £413 £263 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +41.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+46.03% -4.54%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.24% 13.99% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 40
Median daily rate £350 £238 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £130 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £12.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £42.50 £35.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
7 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) Lotus
7 2 (18.18%) EPoS
7 2 (18.18%) NHS
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (18.18%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
1 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Trac
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EPoS
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) Debian
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat