The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 52 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 22 15 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.59% 1.53% 4.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.23% 6.85% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 25
Median daily rate £349 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% +59.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £577 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £318 £301
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
215 219 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.26% 22.28% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 76 122
Median daily rate £358 £370 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% +28.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 25
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.74% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Buckinghamshire region.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Buckinghamshire region.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 17 £350 -22.22% 3
Marlow - 3 £300 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
4 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
5 17 (58.62%) VMware
6 16 (55.17%) DHCP
7 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 15 (51.72%) DNS
7 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
8 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
8 14 (48.28%) ITIL
9 13 (44.83%) Cisco
9 13 (44.83%) HP
9 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
10 12 (41.38%) WSUS
10 12 (41.38%) LAN
10 12 (41.38%) WAN
11 10 (34.48%) VB
11 10 (34.48%) Change Management
11 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
12 9 (31.03%) Windows Vista
12 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (27.59%) SLA
13 8 (27.59%) Firewall
13 8 (27.59%) Remedy
13 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (24.14%) IIS
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DHCP
2 15 (51.72%) DNS
3 12 (41.38%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
4 8 (27.59%) Firewall
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (20.69%) Skype
5 6 (20.69%) SMTP
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Deployment Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) VMWare Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Wintel Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
3 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Vista
5 6 (20.69%) Android
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Change Management
3 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (20.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (20.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (20.69%) Patch Management
4 6 (20.69%) Security Patching
4 6 (20.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
5 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.45%) SIEM
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
2 10 (34.48%) VB
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (20.69%) CCNA
4 6 (20.69%) CCNP
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.69%) MCSA
5 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.69%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (20.69%) UAG
5 5 (17.24%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) WSUS
2 7 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (20.69%) AirWatch
3 6 (20.69%) BladeLogic
3 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
3 6 (20.69%) SCCM
4 3 (10.34%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.45%) OpenView
5 1 (3.45%) OVSD
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) HP
4 8 (27.59%) Remedy
5 7 (24.14%) Forcepoint
5 7 (24.14%) Symantec
6 6 (20.69%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.90%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Intel Security