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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 41 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.79% 7.09% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 23.81% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.08% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.07% +18.57%
Windows Server 2003
South Wales

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
76 84 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.95% 29.79% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 49 6
Average daily rate £300 £275 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%

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
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 21 August 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) MS Office
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
7 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
7 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 5 (38.46%) XenApp
7 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) Intel
8 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 3 (23.08%) Cognos
9 3 (23.08%) Cognos Impromptu
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP
9 3 (23.08%) DNS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.69%) Lync
5 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) SMS
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (23.08%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
1 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
1 1 (7.69%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
1 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCA
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
3 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
4 1 (7.69%) MOM
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Intel
4 3 (23.08%) Cognos
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) AppSense
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
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