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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 59 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.40% 1.45% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.98% 9.57% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £370 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
163 94 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.58% 15.11% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 48 70
Average daily rate £375 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 24
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.20 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (44.83%) Citrix
5 12 (41.38%) Linux
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
8 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
8 9 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (31.03%) Puppet
8 9 (31.03%) Hudson
8 9 (31.03%) MediaWiki
8 9 (31.03%) DevOps
8 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
8 9 (31.03%) VPN
8 9 (31.03%) IPv6
8 9 (31.03%) Apache
8 9 (31.03%) LDAP
8 9 (31.03%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) Perl
8 9 (31.03%) PHP
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) MySQL
8 9 (31.03%) OSPF

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) nginx
2 9 (31.03%) Confluence
2 9 (31.03%) MediaWiki
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Lync
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) LAN
1 10 (34.48%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
2 9 (31.03%) IPv6
2 9 (31.03%) OSPF
2 9 (31.03%) BGP
2 9 (31.03%) EIGRP
2 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) IPsec
2 9 (31.03%) LDAP
2 9 (31.03%) Network Security
3 5 (17.24%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) SSH
5 1 (3.45%) Intranet
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
2 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Subversion
1 9 (31.03%) JIRA
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (31.03%) Hudson
1 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Project Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Wiki
2 4 (13.79%) iPhone
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Economics
3 3 (10.34%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Debian
5 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
6 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
6 6 (20.69%) CentOS
7 4 (13.79%) Android
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.45%) UNIX
10 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
1 9 (31.03%) Perl
1 9 (31.03%) PHP
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
1 9 (31.03%) Ruby
1 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Samba
2 9 (31.03%) Postfix
2 9 (31.03%) XenServer
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 3 (10.34%) XenApp
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) ZABBIX
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Netcool
2 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.34%) Salt
4 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.69%) EMC
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 4 (13.79%) RightFax
7 3 (10.34%) IronPort
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Intel
8 2 (6.90%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) Apple
8 2 (6.90%) Symantec
8 2 (6.90%) Meru Networks
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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