The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 55 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.54% 1.32% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.61% 9.24% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +112.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £363 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £295
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% -6.57%
Windows Server 2003
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 119 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.89% 14.27% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 70 60
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £299 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £11.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £20.00 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) VPN
4 9 (36.00%) Apache
4 9 (36.00%) LDAP
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) MySQL
4 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (36.00%) CentOS
4 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (36.00%) JIRA
4 9 (36.00%) Wiki
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (36.00%) ZABBIX
4 9 (36.00%) Postfix
4 9 (36.00%) nginx
4 9 (36.00%) Confluence
4 9 (36.00%) Puppet
4 9 (36.00%) Hudson
4 9 (36.00%) Samba
4 9 (36.00%) Debian
4 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (36.00%) Ubuntu
4 9 (36.00%) Subversion
4 9 (36.00%) MediaWiki

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (36.00%) Apache
1 9 (36.00%) nginx
1 9 (36.00%) Confluence
1 9 (36.00%) MediaWiki
2 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.00%) JBoss
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) VPN
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) LDAP
3 7 (28.00%) WAN
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) IPv6
4 6 (24.00%) OSPF
4 6 (24.00%) BGP
4 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (24.00%) IPsec
4 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
7 1 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
1 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Subversion
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (36.00%) Hudson
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Wiki
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) iPhone
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) CentOS
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Debian
3 9 (36.00%) Ubuntu
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Android
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps
2 8 (32.00%) Build Automation
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Database Theory
4 6 (24.00%) Relational Database Theory
4 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Ruby
2 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 6 (24.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (36.00%) Samba
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (36.00%) Postfix
1 9 (36.00%) iptables
2 7 (28.00%) XenServer
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) ZABBIX
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (20.00%) Salt
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) Netcool
4 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (8.00%) Veeam
5 1 (4.00%) RightFax
5 1 (4.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) IronPort
5 1 (4.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Intel
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