The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth 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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 18 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.12% 2.97% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 12.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -6.06%
Windows Server 2003
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.73% 24.75% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 11
Average daily rate £180 £165 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -37.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £115 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £353 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Data Security
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Security
1 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel