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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 53 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 23 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.45% 0.78% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.30% 4.14% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 17
Median daily rate £325 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £325 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +5.71%
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
187 169 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.91% 18.76% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 114 112
Median daily rate £340 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 11
Median hourly rate £15.26 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.23% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (76.67%) VMware
5 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
9 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) SQL
10 11 (36.67%) VBScript
10 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (33.33%) SCCM
11 10 (33.33%) Dell
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco
12 9 (30.00%) DNS
12 9 (30.00%) DHCP
12 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (30.00%) MS Office
12 9 (30.00%) SAN
13 8 (26.67%) VMware ESX
13 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
13 8 (26.67%) XenApp
13 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
13 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
14 7 (23.33%) Skype for Business
14 7 (23.33%) Citrix
14 7 (23.33%) LAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (23.33%) Skype for Business
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DHCP
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
1 9 (30.00%) SAN
1 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
1 5 (16.67%) Consultant
1 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix Support
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Hardware Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Exchange Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior VMware Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (13.33%) EMC VNX
4 3 (10.00%) NHS
5 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
2 4 (13.33%) Server Patching
3 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (26.67%) XenApp
3 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) WSUS
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) Dell
4 7 (23.33%) Citrix
5 6 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) Wyse
6 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.33%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (13.33%) NetApp
6 4 (13.33%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (10.00%) EMC
7 3 (10.00%) Veeam
8 2 (6.67%) Apple
8 2 (6.67%) AppSense
8 2 (6.67%) Polycom
9 1 (3.33%) Cognos
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec