The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.15% 1.00% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 5.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £298
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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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 Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 40 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.31% 19.90% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 8
Average daily rate £350 £288 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £110 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.68% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

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 27 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) DNS
6 6 (50.00%) DHCP
6 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) SAS
7 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (41.67%) CCNA
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) HP
7 5 (41.67%) EMC
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (41.67%) NAS
7 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (33.33%) VLAN
8 4 (33.33%) Clustering
8 4 (33.33%) Document Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) SAS
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) NAS
3 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (8.33%) Network Support
6 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (33.33%) Document Management
1 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) NetCrunch
3 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 4 (33.33%) Avaya
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Splunk
6 1 (8.33%) Dell