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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% 0.38% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 2.44% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Median daily rate £313 £235 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.97% -35.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.38%

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
95 123 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.42% 15.63% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 70 111
Median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £120 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.25 £49.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

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 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 7 (77.78%) Wyse
3 7 (77.78%) Fat Client
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Thin Client
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (55.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (55.56%) BitLocker
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (55.56%) AppSense
5 5 (55.56%) Symantec
5 5 (55.56%) Citrix
6 4 (44.44%) CA
6 4 (44.44%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
6 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
7 3 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop

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 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
5 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Fat Client
1 7 (77.78%) Thin Client
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 5 (55.56%) BitLocker
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Wyse
3 5 (55.56%) AppSense
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) CA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) Polycom
7 1 (11.11%) Varonis