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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 104 84 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 20 34 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.32% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.28% 6.54% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 25
Median daily rate £298 £417 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.53% +38.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £15.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -14.86%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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
467 520 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.42% 20.25% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 257 255
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £24.12 £25.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 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
Bracknell -2 13 £298 -34.68% 1
Reading -8 4 £309 -27.35% 1
Maidenhead -2 1 £123 -55.45%
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (84.13%) Active Directory
3 52 (82.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (79.37%) Windows Server
5 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
5 29 (46.03%) VMware
6 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 23 (36.51%) SQL
9 21 (33.33%) DNS
10 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
10 20 (31.75%) Windows XP
11 19 (30.16%) Security Cleared
12 18 (28.57%) DHCP
12 18 (28.57%) Citrix
13 15 (23.81%) MS Office
13 15 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
14 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
14 14 (22.22%) Data Centre
15 13 (20.63%) SAN
15 13 (20.63%) Change Management
15 13 (20.63%) NetBackup
16 12 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 12 (19.05%) HP
16 12 (19.05%) Veritas
16 12 (19.05%) Oracle
16 12 (19.05%) Problem Management
17 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (17.46%) Linux
17 11 (17.46%) ITIL

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 27 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.70%) Live Communications Server
5 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.35%) IIS
8 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.59%) Apache
9 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.59%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.33%) DNS
2 18 (28.57%) DHCP
3 13 (20.63%) SAN
4 11 (17.46%) Firewall
5 9 (14.29%) LAN
5 9 (14.29%) WAN
6 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.94%) Wireless
8 3 (4.76%) MPLS
9 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.17%) Internet
9 2 (3.17%) IPX
9 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.17%) VoIP
9 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) MS Access
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.59%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Electronics
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Local Government
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Support Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Messaging Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Server Support
10 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.59%) LAMP
1 1 (1.59%) Middleware
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.70%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.70%) Thin Client
3 7 (11.11%) Statistics
4 6 (9.52%) Clustering
5 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (82.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (79.37%) Windows Server
4 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (31.75%) Windows XP
6 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 11 (17.46%) Linux
8 8 (12.70%) Unix
9 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.76%) Solaris
11 2 (3.17%) AIX
11 2 (3.17%) CentOS
11 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.17%) NetWare
11 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.59%) Debian
12 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Change Management
2 12 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 11 (17.46%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (9.52%) Migration
6 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
8 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.17%) Coaching
9 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) CCA
4 3 (4.76%) CCIE
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.17%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VCP5
5 2 (3.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) CCNP
6 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (84.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.87%) VMware ESX
4 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (9.52%) vSphere
5 6 (9.52%) XenApp
6 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.35%) XenServer
8 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
9 2 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.59%) Postfix
10 1 (1.59%) qmail
10 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.59%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) NetBackup
2 12 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (15.87%) Netcool
4 8 (12.70%) Unicenter
4 8 (12.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (9.52%) SCCM
5 6 (9.52%) SCOM
6 5 (7.94%) WSUS
7 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.17%) EdgeSight
8 2 (3.17%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (3.17%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
8 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Bacula
9 1 (1.59%) cPanel
9 1 (1.59%) Grafana
9 1 (1.59%) Graphite
9 1 (1.59%) Kibana
9 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
1 29 (46.03%) VMware
2 18 (28.57%) Citrix
3 12 (19.05%) HP
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 12 (19.05%) Veritas
4 10 (15.87%) EMC
5 8 (12.70%) Meridio
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco
6 7 (11.11%) F5
7 6 (9.52%) NetApp
8 4 (6.35%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
9 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.76%) Symantec
10 2 (3.17%) AppSense
10 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.17%) Lotus
10 2 (3.17%) Novell
10 2 (3.17%) SAP
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago