The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / Berkshire
Rank 94 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 1.19% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 6.73% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 16
Median daily rate £180 £353 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +18.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £55.65 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.43% +237.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.38%

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
273 431 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.07% 17.74% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 244 259
Median daily rate £450 £379 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% +12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 41 21
Median hourly rate £30.91 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.68% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £135.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +1 7 £235 -50.52% 1
Reading +8 5 £170 -43.33% 2
Slough +3 1 £180 -50.51%
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
5 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
6 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 18 (46.15%) VMware
7 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
8 16 (41.03%) DHCP
8 16 (41.03%) DNS
9 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (30.77%) DV Cleared
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 10 (25.64%) Intel Security
12 10 (25.64%) HP
12 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
12 10 (25.64%) NetBackup
13 9 (23.08%) LAN
13 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
14 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
14 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (20.51%) WSUS
15 7 (17.95%) SCCM
15 7 (17.95%) SCOM
15 7 (17.95%) Cisco
15 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
15 7 (17.95%) SQL
15 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) DHCP
1 16 (41.03%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) LAN
3 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.38%) WAN
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (12.82%) SAN
5 5 (12.82%) Skype
5 5 (12.82%) SMTP
6 3 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) NAS
8 1 (2.56%) SMS
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) MS Access
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MSI
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Active Directory Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Server Support
6 3 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.82%) Android
6 5 (12.82%) Linux
6 5 (12.82%) Unix
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.13%) AIX
8 2 (5.13%) Solaris
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (12.82%) Migration
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (12.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (12.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (12.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Software Distribution
3 4 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 3 (7.69%) Server Patching
4 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 3 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.82%) VB
4 3 (7.69%) C
4 3 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) NetBackup
2 8 (20.51%) WSUS
3 7 (17.95%) SCCM
3 7 (17.95%) SCOM
4 5 (12.82%) AirWatch
4 5 (12.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (12.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (7.69%) Netcool
5 3 (7.69%) ThinApp
6 2 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (2.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) HP
3 10 (25.64%) Intel Security
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco
5 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) EMC
6 5 (12.82%) MobileIron
6 5 (12.82%) Symantec
7 4 (10.26%) Veritas
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (5.13%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) Dell
10 1 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (2.56%) Meridio
10 1 (2.56%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
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