The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 43 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 23 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.07% 3.13% 4.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.04% 11.76% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 6
Average daily rate
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£288 £225 £224
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £306 £244
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 9
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £11.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £24.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
229 187 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.57% 26.64% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 51
Average daily rate £325 £315 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Peterborough +3 10 £225 +3.44%
Cambridge +2 9 £299 -9.46% 1
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Active Directory
3 30 (78.95%) MS Exchange
4 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
9 15 (39.47%) Cisco
9 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
10 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (31.58%) HP
11 12 (31.58%) Firewall
11 12 (31.58%) VMware
12 11 (28.95%) ITIL
12 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
13 10 (26.32%) Change Control
13 10 (26.32%) Linux
13 10 (26.32%) DNS
13 10 (26.32%) SAN
14 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (23.68%) CCNA
14 9 (23.68%) DHCP
14 9 (23.68%) Migration
15 8 (21.05%) Wireless
15 8 (21.05%) Change Management
15 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 30 (78.95%) MS Exchange
2 24 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (7.89%) IIS
7 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.26%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 10 (26.32%) SAN
3 9 (23.68%) DHCP
4 8 (21.05%) Wireless
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.16%) LAN
6 5 (13.16%) WAN
7 4 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 2 (5.26%) WebEx
9 2 (5.26%) VLAN
10 1 (2.63%) Intranet
10 1 (2.63%) Internet
10 1 (2.63%) LDAP
10 1 (2.63%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Environment Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Server Support
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) CLARiiON
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) iPad
2 3 (7.89%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
5 10 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.53%) Debian
8 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.26%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (5.26%) Android
9 2 (5.26%) UNIX
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Change Control
3 9 (23.68%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Change Management
4 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (13.16%) Network Management
6 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) CAD
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.26%) Content Management
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) ERP
9 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (23.68%) CCNA
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.16%) MCSE
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (7.89%) MCP
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (81.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Terminal Server
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
4 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.63%) Dovecot
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) ARCserve
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.26%) DameWare
3 2 (5.26%) WSUS
3 2 (5.26%) WMI
4 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) Cisco
3 12 (31.58%) HP
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) EMC
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 5 (13.16%) CA
6 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.53%) F5
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 4 (10.53%) Symantec
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) Mapinfo
7 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 3 (7.89%) Remedy
7 3 (7.89%) Sophos
7 3 (7.89%) Adobe
7 3 (7.89%) Google
7 3 (7.89%) Wyse