The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheltenham region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 19 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.28% 3.61% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£372 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.59% 39.76% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 9
Average daily rate £213 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £185 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Server 2003
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Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Primavera
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Validation
6 2 (28.57%) MS Project
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 2 (28.57%) MS Project Server
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (14.29%) Change Control
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (14.29%) iPhone

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project Server
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Primavera