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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 24 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.27% 6.37% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.81% 27.12% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £258 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
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
74 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.20% 23.51% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 19
Average daily rate £375 £381 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £160 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.69 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +71.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
3 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (60.87%) DNS
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) HP
5 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
6 11 (47.83%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) DHCP
6 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
6 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
8 9 (39.13%) MCSE
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (39.13%) MCITP
9 7 (30.43%) ITIL
9 7 (30.43%) Validation
10 6 (26.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (26.09%) Software Packaging
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (17.39%) Software Distribution
12 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
12 3 (13.04%) SMS
12 3 (13.04%) Cisco
12 3 (13.04%) EMC
12 3 (13.04%) Firewall

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) DHCP
3 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) SMS
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
1 4 (17.39%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Support
3 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
1 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
1 7 (30.43%) Validation
2 4 (17.39%) Software Distribution
3 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
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
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (39.13%) MCSE
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (39.13%) MCITP
4 3 (13.04%) 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%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) vCloud
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (8.70%) WSUS
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
5 2 (8.70%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Dell