The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 58 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.68% 2.01% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.70% 14.29% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Median daily rate £450 £263 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £144 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £415 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +18.75%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 105 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.27% 14.04% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 57 66
Median daily rate £400 £328 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +8.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 22
Median hourly rate £11.80 £18.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +46.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £28.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 10 (37.04%) VMware
8 9 (33.33%) Migration
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) Citrix
10 7 (25.93%) Project Management
10 7 (25.93%) NetScaler
10 7 (25.93%) XenServer
10 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
11 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (22.22%) Rackspace
11 6 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 6 (22.22%) DHCP
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (14.81%) MS Office
13 4 (14.81%) LAN
13 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (14.81%) Firewall
13 4 (14.81%) HP
14 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
14 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) NetScaler
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) VLAN
4 3 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) IMAP
6 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.70%) VoIP
6 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
1 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Migration Architect
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.70%) Fedora
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.41%) Server Building
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
2 7 (25.93%) XenServer
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) DameWare
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Rackspace
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.70%) Acronis
8 1 (3.70%) Adobe
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.70%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Sophos
8 1 (3.70%) Veeam