The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 16 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.74% 5.23% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.39% 14.91% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% -4.05%
Windows Server 2003
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 114 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.53% 35.08% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 52 14
Average daily rate £400 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.37% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
5 17 (62.96%) VMware
5 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (55.56%) HP
7 11 (40.74%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (40.74%) vSphere
8 9 (33.33%) Migration
9 7 (25.93%) DHCP
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 5 (18.52%) IBM
10 5 (18.52%) Dell
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
10 5 (18.52%) MCITP
11 4 (14.81%) SCCM
11 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
11 4 (14.81%) MCSE
11 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.81%) IIS
12 3 (11.11%) VBScript
12 3 (11.11%) Linux
12 3 (11.11%) SAN
12 3 (11.11%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DHCP
1 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) WinRunner
1 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Server Support
2 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Server Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Packager
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
1 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) COM+
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) PDA
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (11.11%) Validation
3 3 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (18.52%) MCITP
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) MCTS
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (40.74%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.41%) BitLocker
5 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
5 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) HP SIM
3 3 (11.11%) vMotion
4 2 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Netcool
5 1 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.70%) SCSM
5 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) Dell
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Becrypt
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee