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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 49 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.08% 2.17% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.88% 12.95% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 10
Average daily rate £300 £235 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.02
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.18%
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
147 139 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.07% 16.79% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 66
Average daily rate £325 £325 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £28.00 £22.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 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 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) XenServer
8 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
8 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
8 4 (19.05%) SCCM
8 4 (19.05%) SCOM
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Law
9 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (14.29%) DNS
9 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) MS Office
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) WSUS
9 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
9 3 (14.29%) vSphere

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) IMAP
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.76%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
1 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (4.76%) Fedora
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
1 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (9.52%) Server Building
2 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Facilities Management
3 1 (4.76%) Release Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
2 4 (19.05%) XenServer
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (14.29%) WSUS
3 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.76%) DameWare
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
5 2 (9.52%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.76%) Acronis
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) Aruba
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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