The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bracknell region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 18 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.94% 8.46% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.03% 23.40% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £180 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.55% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £314 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £308 £290
% change year-on-year
-5.69% +6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £182.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1389.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 94 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.94% 36.15% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 12
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £102.50 £21.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +385.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Server 2003
Berkshire

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 July 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
8 10 (34.48%) HP
8 10 (34.48%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
9 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
9 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (20.69%) Software Deployment
11 6 (20.69%) Software Distribution
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (17.24%) Migration
12 5 (17.24%) McAfee
12 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle
13 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.79%) SMS
13 4 (13.79%) Citrix
13 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) SMS
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
6 1 (3.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.45%) VRRP
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (6.90%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Military
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) Build Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Server Support
4 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Support
5 1 (3.45%) Network Support
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) FMCG
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX
6 2 (6.90%) Solaris
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Software Deployment
1 6 (20.69%) Software Distribution
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.79%) MCITP
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.34%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) CCNA
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.45%) CCA
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
3 3 (10.34%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) McAfee
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) CA
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) Borland
8 1 (3.45%) Mitel
8 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.45%) Becrypt
8 1 (3.45%) Apple
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
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