The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 41 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.03% 5.48% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 19.51% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 1
Average daily rate
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£210 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Windows Server 2003
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 82 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.46% 28.08% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 13
Average daily rate £325 £253 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.11% -30.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Intel
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (22.22%) MPLS
7 2 (22.22%) McAfee
7 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (22.22%) DSL
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
7 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) DSL
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) Intel
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
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