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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 21 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.57% 8.57% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.89% 31.58% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
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 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 32.88% 27.14% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 14
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £210 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £16.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.57% +1.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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
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 24 October 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) DNS
6 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (43.48%) VMware
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 8 (34.78%) DHCP
9 8 (34.78%) HP
9 8 (34.78%) Linux
9 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
9 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (30.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
10 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (26.09%) MCSE
11 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (26.09%) MCITP
12 5 (21.74%) ITIL
12 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
12 5 (21.74%) Software Distribution
13 4 (17.39%) Software Packaging
13 4 (17.39%) Validation
13 4 (17.39%) Migration
14 3 (13.04%) Firewall
14 3 (13.04%) McAfee
14 3 (13.04%) Oracle

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) DHCP
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) SMS
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
1 3 (13.04%) Consultant
1 3 (13.04%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (8.70%) Architect
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
2 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) IT Support
3 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
1 5 (21.74%) Software Distribution
2 4 (17.39%) Validation
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) MCSE
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (26.09%) MCITP
4 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) CCA
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) vCloud
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) McAfee
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) CA
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) Borland
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix