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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 57 62 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 33 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.76% 2.15% 4.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.89% 10.38% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 16
Average daily rate
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£360 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £219 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £410 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.27% +45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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
256 260 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.39% 20.73% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 102 65
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 45
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.63 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +15.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.60 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 24 £350 +16.66% 2
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (61.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
4 27 (33.33%) VMware
5 25 (30.86%) Active Directory
5 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (29.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 19 (23.46%) SharePoint
8 16 (19.75%) DNS
9 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 15 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
10 14 (17.28%) HP
10 14 (17.28%) Citrix
10 14 (17.28%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (16.05%) CRM
11 13 (16.05%) .NET
11 13 (16.05%) ITIL
11 13 (16.05%) ISA Server
11 13 (16.05%) Finance
11 13 (16.05%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (14.81%) SCCM
12 12 (14.81%) SC Cleared
12 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
13 11 (13.58%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (13.58%) Hyper-V
13 11 (13.58%) Windows 7
13 11 (13.58%) SCOM
13 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (13.58%) .NET Framework

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (23.46%) SharePoint
2 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 14 (17.28%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
8 4 (4.94%) IIS
9 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Project
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.94%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (4.94%) Primavera
3 2 (2.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) PaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) DNS
2 10 (12.35%) DHCP
3 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
3 4 (4.94%) BIG-IP
4 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.70%) LAN
4 3 (3.70%) WAN
5 2 (2.47%) Broadband
5 2 (2.47%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.23%) OSPF
6 1 (1.23%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.23%) VPN
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.23%) VLAN
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.94%) DB2 UDB
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) DB2
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Advertising
2 2 (2.47%) Banking
2 2 (2.47%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Project Manager
2 18 (22.22%) Administrator
3 12 (14.81%) BizTalk Administrator
4 11 (13.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Consultant
7 3 (3.70%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.47%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.47%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) .NET
2 11 (13.58%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.64%) Middleware
4 4 (4.94%) X-Windows
4 4 (4.94%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Clustering
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.23%) SecurID
5 1 (1.23%) Telematics
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (61.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (29.63%) Windows 2000 Server
5 11 (13.58%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.35%) Windows XP
7 8 (9.88%) UNIX
8 5 (6.17%) Linux
8 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000
8 5 (6.17%) Windows NT
9 4 (4.94%) AIX
9 4 (4.94%) Solaris
9 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.94%) CentOS
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (16.05%) ITIL
2 13 (16.05%) CRM
3 11 (13.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.64%) Migration
5 7 (8.64%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.17%) Release Management
6 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.17%) Change Management
6 5 (6.17%) ITSM
6 5 (6.17%) Project Management
6 5 (6.17%) Service Management
6 5 (6.17%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.94%) Change Control
7 4 (4.94%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.94%) Six Sigma
7 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.94%) QMS
7 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
1 10 (12.35%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.11%) VB
3 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.94%) Java
4 3 (3.70%) Korn
5 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) MCP
4 4 (4.94%) MCSE
4 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.47%) CCNP
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 2 (2.47%) MCITP
5 2 (2.47%) APMP
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) VCAP
6 1 (1.23%) CCIA
6 1 (1.23%) Degree
6 1 (1.23%) CCA
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CCEA
6 1 (1.23%) MCTS
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.05%) ISA Server
3 11 (13.58%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.11%) vSphere
4 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.17%) UAG
7 4 (4.94%) NFS
7 4 (4.94%) Firmware
7 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.47%) XenApp
9 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) SCCM
2 11 (13.58%) SCOM
3 7 (8.64%) OVSD
4 5 (6.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.70%) WSUS
5 3 (3.70%) OpenView
6 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.23%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (17.28%) HP
3 14 (17.28%) Citrix
4 9 (11.11%) Oracle
5 8 (9.88%) Remedy
6 7 (8.64%) Cisco
7 5 (6.17%) Dell
8 4 (4.94%) NetApp
8 4 (4.94%) TIBCO
8 4 (4.94%) AppSense
8 4 (4.94%) F5
9 1 (1.23%) RightFax
9 1 (1.23%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.23%) McAfee
9 1 (1.23%) Symantec
9 1 (1.23%) Intel
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