The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 35 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 0.62% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 4.00% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £165 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% +1.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.21
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +11.07%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
93 50 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.27% 15.38% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 49
Median daily rate £350 £360 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +105.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £165 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £60.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £26.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £60.00 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2003
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense