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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 26 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.61% 4.17% 5.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 30.77% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Median daily rate £235 £310 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +34.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £253 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £475 £236
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
35 39 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.64% 13.54% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 22
Median daily rate £350 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £253 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Intel Security
4 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) IIS
6 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 6 (42.86%) DHCP
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
7 5 (35.71%) EMC
7 5 (35.71%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (35.71%) Software Distribution
8 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (28.57%) Server Patching
8 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 4 (28.57%) Veritas
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) Statistics
8 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
8 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Server Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Operations Technician
3 4 (28.57%) Server Support
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Support
6 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (35.71%) Software Distribution
3 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 4 (28.57%) Server Patching
3 4 (28.57%) Statistics
4 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
3 3 (21.43%) Netcool
4 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Intel Security
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Veritas
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) Meridio
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) VMware