The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brighton region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 27 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.92% 0.56% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 5.88% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£108 £251 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £310 £295
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 27.88% 9.55% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 9
Average daily rate £150 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.03% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £210 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £13.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows Server 2003
East Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) IIS
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Database Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Release Management
1 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) EMC