The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 48 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 20 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.53% 1.51% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.99% 8.60% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 4
Average daily rate
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£333 £344 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +27.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £305 £296
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 93 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.06% 17.55% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 47 65
Average daily rate £350 £310 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.40 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows Server 2003
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) Citrix
5 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 12 (36.36%) Linux
5 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (33.33%) LAN
6 11 (33.33%) WAN
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 11 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
7 10 (30.30%) Puppet
7 10 (30.30%) Hudson
7 10 (30.30%) MediaWiki
7 10 (30.30%) DevOps
7 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
7 10 (30.30%) Confluence
7 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
7 10 (30.30%) ZABBIX
7 10 (30.30%) Postfix
7 10 (30.30%) XenServer
7 10 (30.30%) nginx
7 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (30.30%) Network Security
7 10 (30.30%) IPv6
7 10 (30.30%) OSPF

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (30.30%) Apache
1 10 (30.30%) nginx
1 10 (30.30%) Confluence
1 10 (30.30%) MediaWiki
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) LAN
1 11 (33.33%) WAN
2 10 (30.30%) IPv6
2 10 (30.30%) OSPF
2 10 (30.30%) BGP
2 10 (30.30%) EIGRP
2 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) VPN
2 10 (30.30%) IPsec
2 10 (30.30%) LDAP
2 10 (30.30%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (9.09%) Intranet
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Subversion
1 10 (30.30%) JIRA
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
1 10 (30.30%) Hudson
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.12%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (21.21%) Administrator
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Project Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Data Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) LAMP
2 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.03%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Wiki
2 4 (12.12%) Economics
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) Debian
5 9 (27.27%) Ubuntu
6 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
7 5 (15.15%) CentOS
8 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.06%) UNIX
9 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.06%) Android
10 1 (3.03%) AIX
10 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
3 10 (30.30%) DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Build Automation
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) DoDAF
7 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Perl
1 10 (30.30%) PHP
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
1 10 (30.30%) Java
1 10 (30.30%) Ruby
1 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.12%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) Samba
2 10 (30.30%) Postfix
2 10 (30.30%) XenServer
3 4 (12.12%) vSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) ZABBIX
1 10 (30.30%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Netcool
2 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Salt
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) EMC
6 4 (12.12%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 2 (6.06%) RightFax
7 2 (6.06%) Meru Networks
8 1 (3.03%) IronPort
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Intel
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (3.03%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago