The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 138 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 28 92 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 1.64% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.79% 7.87% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 75 67
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £222 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.92 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -9.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.02
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.18%
Windows Server 2003
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
738 1169 1251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.13% 20.88% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 895 907
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 54
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.87 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (66.67%) Finance
4 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
5 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (37.68%) VMware
8 24 (34.78%) Windows 7
9 21 (30.43%) Citrix
10 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
10 20 (28.99%) MS Office
11 19 (27.54%) Blackberry
12 17 (24.64%) MCSE
12 17 (24.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (24.64%) XenApp
12 17 (24.64%) SCCM
13 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (23.19%) ITIL
14 15 (21.74%) Project Management
15 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
15 13 (18.84%) SQL
16 12 (17.39%) MCP
16 12 (17.39%) MCDST
16 12 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
17 10 (14.49%) Migration
17 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
18 9 (13.04%) Firewall
18 9 (13.04%) DNS
19 8 (11.59%) SLA

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.80%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.35%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.35%) Zimbra
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Office
2 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Eikon
2 1 (1.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) IaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) PaaS
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 9 (13.04%) DNS
2 9 (13.04%) Firewall
3 8 (11.59%) DHCP
4 7 (10.14%) SAN
5 4 (5.80%) VPN
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.35%) LAN
6 3 (4.35%) NAS
6 3 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.35%) WAN
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.90%) FTP
7 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.90%) LDAP
8 1 (1.45%) BGP
8 1 (1.45%) ISDN
8 1 (1.45%) Network Security
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
8 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) French Language
6 1 (1.45%) German Language
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Analyst
2 15 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 10 (14.49%) Project Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix Support
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Desktop Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Siebel Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Support Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (4.35%) XML
1 3 (4.35%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.45%) ODBC
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Blackberry
2 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.14%) NHS
4 5 (7.25%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.35%) iPad
5 3 (4.35%) iPhone
5 3 (4.35%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.90%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.45%) Fintech
7 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
4 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (34.78%) Windows 7
6 12 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (8.70%) Linux
8 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.25%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.80%) CentOS
9 4 (5.80%) Solaris
10 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.35%) Unix
10 3 (4.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.45%) SUSE
11 1 (1.45%) VMS
11 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Project Management
3 10 (14.49%) Migration
4 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.80%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
6 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.90%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.90%) Change Management
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.90%) Project Governance
8 2 (2.90%) SDLC
9 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.35%) VB
4 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.45%) AWK
5 1 (1.45%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) sed
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) MCSE
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (17.39%) MCDST
2 12 (17.39%) MCP
3 5 (7.25%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) MCTS
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.90%) VCP4
5 2 (2.90%) VCP5
5 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) CEH
6 1 (1.45%) CISSP
6 1 (1.45%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO15022
2 3 (4.35%) ISO20022
2 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (24.64%) XenApp
3 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 5 (7.25%) XenDesktop
4 5 (7.25%) XenServer
5 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.90%) Xen
8 1 (1.45%) Firmware
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.45%) Samba
8 1 (1.45%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) SCCM
2 7 (10.14%) SCOM
3 3 (4.35%) vMotion
4 2 (2.90%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.90%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.45%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.45%) Control-M
5 1 (1.45%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Citrix
3 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.70%) HP
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle
5 5 (7.25%) Bloomberg
5 5 (7.25%) Cisco
5 5 (7.25%) Dell
6 4 (5.80%) Lotus
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.80%) Reuters
6 4 (5.80%) Siebel
6 4 (5.80%) Veritas
7 3 (4.35%) Adobe
7 3 (4.35%) Apple
7 3 (4.35%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.90%) Aspera
8 2 (2.90%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.90%) IBM
8 2 (2.90%) Symantec
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