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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 63 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.72% 1.72% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 9.09% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Median daily rate £320 £285 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -32.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £15.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -14.86%
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
169 165 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.39% 18.92% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 117 64
Median daily rate £340 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 28
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £17.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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
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 24 May 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
6 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
7 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
7 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
7 7 (53.85%) SQL
7 7 (53.85%) MS Office
7 7 (53.85%) VPN
7 7 (53.85%) DNS
7 7 (53.85%) Cisco
7 7 (53.85%) XenApp
7 7 (53.85%) VMware ESX
8 6 (46.15%) Wyse
8 6 (46.15%) Fat Client
8 6 (46.15%) Thin Client
8 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
9 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
9 5 (38.46%) LAN
9 5 (38.46%) WAN
9 5 (38.46%) DHCP
9 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 5 (38.46%) VBScript
9 5 (38.46%) Oracle
9 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V

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 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Fat Client
1 6 (46.15%) Thin Client
2 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Server Building
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) VBScript
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
4 7 (53.85%) VMware ESX
4 7 (53.85%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
8 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (46.15%) Wyse
5 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Dell
7 3 (23.08%) AppSense
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec
8 2 (15.38%) CA
8 2 (15.38%) Polycom
9 1 (7.69%) Altiris
9 1 (7.69%) HP