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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 18 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 21 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.89% 5.17% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.34% 15.65% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £195 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
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
67 115 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.97% 33.05% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 52 16
Average daily rate £375 £366 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 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 £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 1 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 1 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
3 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 18 (64.29%) VMware
5 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (53.57%) HP
8 11 (39.29%) vSphere
8 11 (39.29%) HP Data Protector
9 9 (32.14%) Migration
10 8 (28.57%) DNS
11 7 (25.00%) DHCP
11 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.86%) IBM
12 5 (17.86%) Dell
12 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (17.86%) MCITP
13 4 (14.29%) SCCM
13 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
13 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
13 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 4 (14.29%) IIS
13 4 (14.29%) Linux
13 4 (14.29%) MCSE
14 3 (10.71%) VBScript

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) WinRunner
1 1 (3.57%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Server Support
2 10 (35.71%) Server Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Server Support Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Packager
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 2 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) COM+
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (10.71%) Validation
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) VB
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (17.86%) MCITP
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.14%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (39.29%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Server
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) vCloud
6 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.57%) UAG
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) vMotion
3 3 (10.71%) HP SIM
4 2 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Netcool
5 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.57%) SCSM
5 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.57%) SCOM
5 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 15 (53.57%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Becrypt
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) BMC
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas