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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.79% 6.67% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 25.00% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
70 72 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.42% 26.67% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 7
Average daily rate £331 £250 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.20% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -30.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 18 September 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Intel
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (25.00%) Symantec
6 2 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (25.00%) SCOM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Lync
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) DSL
4 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Intel
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos
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