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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 29 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.60% 5.70% 11.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.51% 17.74% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Average daily rate
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£238 £268 £179
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.21% +49.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.46 £15.75 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -16.55%
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
47 62 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.80% 32.12% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 25
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -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
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 3 July 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (56.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (48.00%) HP
7 9 (36.00%) Migration
7 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (36.00%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (36.00%) vSphere
8 6 (24.00%) SCCM
9 5 (20.00%) Dell
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) VBScript
10 4 (16.00%) VB
10 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
11 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
11 3 (12.00%) DNS
11 3 (12.00%) DHCP
11 3 (12.00%) Citrix
11 3 (12.00%) SAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Server Support
2 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Server Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Packager
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) COM+
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) PDA
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Server Building
3 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) VBScript
2 4 (16.00%) VB
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCTS
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (36.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) BitLocker
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (24.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (8.00%) vMotion
4 1 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.00%) SCSM
4 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.00%) Netcool
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Dell
4 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Becrypt
7 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas
7 1 (4.00%) McAfee