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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 39 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.75% 1.83% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 6.78% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £108 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+202.32% -57.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.96% -15.78%
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 Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 59 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.05% 27.06% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 12
Average daily rate £325 £150 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -52.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £100 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £345 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.96% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Nessus
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Server Hardening
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix