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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 30 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.73% 4.19% 6.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.69% 19.15% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£238 £321 £186
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.07% +72.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -18.60%
Windows Server 2003
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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
51 47 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.41% 21.86% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 27
Average daily rate £238 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £136 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 August 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) HP
6 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) vSphere
8 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (16.67%) Change Control
9 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
9 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
9 2 (16.67%) VBScript
9 2 (16.67%) VB
9 2 (16.67%) Dell
9 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (16.67%) McAfee
9 2 (16.67%) Sophos
9 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Server Support
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
1 2 (16.67%) VB
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix