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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 62 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.36% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.92% 2.31% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 10
Median daily rate £310 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £400 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -12.28%
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
137 130 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.41% 15.82% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 69 130
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 28
Median hourly rate £24.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.96% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £141.00 £27.50 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 4 December 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (84.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (80.00%) VMware
5 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
9 11 (44.00%) SCCM
10 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
12 8 (32.00%) SAN
13 7 (28.00%) Dell
13 7 (28.00%) Cisco
13 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (28.00%) Citrix
13 7 (28.00%) XenApp
14 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
14 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
14 6 (24.00%) Wyse
14 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
14 6 (24.00%) DNS
14 6 (24.00%) VBScript
14 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
15 5 (20.00%) MS Office
15 5 (20.00%) SQL
15 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 5 (20.00%) Migration
15 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business

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 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Architect
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Hardware Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Exchange Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior VMware Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (12.00%) NHS
4 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (16.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (8.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) VBScript
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (28.00%) XenApp
4 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (12.00%) BitLocker
6 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) WSUS
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (8.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) Dell
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Wyse
4 4 (16.00%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (12.00%) AppSense
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (8.00%) Polycom
7 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.00%) Varonis