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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 41 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 2.10% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% 8.96% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Median daily rate £125 £158 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -33.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +3.12%
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
86 67 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.60% 23.43% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 38
Median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £18.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -37.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £9.00 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.70 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 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 31 May 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
3 6 (75.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft