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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 130 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 32 97 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.63% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 7.87% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 65 61
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.83 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.10% +17.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.09% +17.18%
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
730 1233 1297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.73% 20.73% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 961 944
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 46 60
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.28 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £62.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (62.30%) Windows Server
4 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (44.26%) VMware
6 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
7 23 (37.70%) Finance
8 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
8 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (26.23%) Citrix
9 16 (26.23%) Migration
10 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
11 13 (21.31%) Linux
12 12 (19.67%) Windows 7
13 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 10 (16.39%) MS Office
14 10 (16.39%) SQL
14 10 (16.39%) Project Management
14 10 (16.39%) Firewall
15 9 (14.75%) IIS
15 9 (14.75%) HP
15 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (14.75%) Cisco
15 9 (14.75%) SCCM
15 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
16 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
16 8 (13.11%) CCNA
16 8 (13.11%) MCSE
16 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
17 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (14.75%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
3 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.56%) IBM Notes
4 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.92%) Zimbra
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.28%) IBM Domino
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.64%) Quickr
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Office
2 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.64%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.28%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) DNS
2 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.84%) DHCP
3 6 (9.84%) NetScaler
4 4 (6.56%) LAN
4 4 (6.56%) WAN
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.92%) FTP
5 3 (4.92%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.92%) LDAP
5 3 (4.92%) NAS
5 3 (4.92%) SAN
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) Network Security
6 2 (3.28%) Skype
6 2 (3.28%) VPN
7 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.64%) VLAN
7 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.28%) SSDT
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.28%) WiX
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.28%) French Language
4 2 (3.28%) German Language
4 2 (3.28%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (3.28%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Broadcast Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Service Transition Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Transition Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) VMS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Middleware
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.28%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.64%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) NHS
3 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) CMDB
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (62.30%) Windows Server
4 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (21.31%) Linux
6 12 (19.67%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.56%) CentOS
9 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
9 4 (6.56%) Unix
9 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
10 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.28%) Android
11 2 (3.28%) VMS
11 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
11 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.64%) AIX
12 1 (1.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Migration
2 11 (18.03%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.56%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Broadcast Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Release Management
8 3 (4.92%) SDLC
9 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.28%) Security Operations
9 2 (3.28%) Server Patching
9 2 (3.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) AWK
5 1 (1.64%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) sed
5 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.11%) CCNA
2 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.11%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) MCTS
4 2 (3.28%) CCNP
4 2 (3.28%) CEH
4 2 (3.28%) CISSP
4 2 (3.28%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (3.28%) MCP
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCDST
5 1 (1.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
2 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.48%) XenApp
3 7 (11.48%) XenDesktop
4 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
4 6 (9.84%) XenServer
5 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.28%) Firmware
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.28%) StorNext
6 2 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.28%) vSphere
6 2 (3.28%) Xen
7 1 (1.64%) KVM
7 1 (1.64%) Samba
7 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.64%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) SCCM
2 6 (9.84%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.28%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.64%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.64%) Control-M
4 1 (1.64%) DameWare
4 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.64%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (1.64%) Nagios
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) VMware
2 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.23%) Citrix
4 9 (14.75%) Cisco
4 9 (14.75%) HP
5 5 (8.20%) Dell
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.56%) Adobe
6 4 (6.56%) Lotus
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle
7 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.92%) Juniper
7 3 (4.92%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.28%) Apple
8 2 (3.28%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.28%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) NetApp
8 2 (3.28%) Novell
8 2 (3.28%) Qualys
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
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