The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 32 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.51% 2.92% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.77% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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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 Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 19.67% 17.54% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 6
Average daily rate £375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £253 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £12.75 £20.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bradford region.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bradford region.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) DMZ
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
4 5 (55.56%) IIS
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (11.11%) Information Security
7 1 (11.11%) VLAN
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) NAS
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) SAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DMZ
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Server Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Information Security
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware