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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 131 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 30 97 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 1.66% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.09% 8.23% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 68 71
Median daily rate £340 £339 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% +5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £483 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.83 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.10% +12.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +19.04%
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
734 1179 1260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.97% 20.21% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 911 931
Median daily rate £475 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 53 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 June 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 June 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (53.45%) Windows Server
4 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (48.28%) VMware
6 27 (46.55%) Active Directory
7 25 (43.10%) Finance
8 22 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (29.31%) Citrix
10 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
10 15 (25.86%) Windows 7
11 13 (22.41%) Linux
11 13 (22.41%) Migration
12 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 12 (20.69%) MS Office
13 11 (18.97%) Firewall
13 11 (18.97%) Project Management
13 11 (18.97%) SCCM
13 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
14 10 (17.24%) XenApp
14 10 (17.24%) MCSE
14 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (15.52%) HP
15 9 (15.52%) SQL
16 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
16 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
16 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
17 7 (12.07%) XenDesktop
17 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
17 7 (12.07%) DNS

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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.34%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) IIS
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.17%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.17%) Zimbra
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.45%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) Quickr
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Office
2 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) IaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) GitHub
3 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.07%) DNS
4 6 (10.34%) DHCP
4 6 (10.34%) NetScaler
5 4 (6.90%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) VPN
5 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.17%) FTP
6 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.17%) LDAP
6 3 (5.17%) NAS
6 3 (5.17%) SAN
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.45%) Network Security
7 2 (3.45%) Skype
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) VLAN
8 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) French Language
4 2 (3.45%) German Language
4 2 (3.45%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support
4 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Broadcast Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Support
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
1 3 (5.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.72%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.72%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.34%) NHS
4 4 (6.90%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.17%) Clustering
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
6 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.72%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.72%) Fintech
7 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (53.45%) Windows Server
4 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (25.86%) Windows 7
6 13 (22.41%) Linux
7 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.90%) CentOS
8 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
8 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000
8 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (6.90%) Windows Vista
9 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
9 3 (5.17%) Unix
9 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.45%) VMS
10 2 (3.45%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.72%) Android
11 1 (1.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Migration
2 11 (18.97%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) ITIL
4 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Analytics
7 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.45%) SDLC
7 2 (3.45%) Security Operations
7 2 (3.45%) Server Patching
7 2 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.72%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.45%) Python
4 2 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) AWK
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) sed
5 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) MCSE
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) CCNA
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCDST
3 4 (6.90%) MCP
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) MCTS
5 2 (3.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) CEH
5 2 (3.45%) CISSP
5 2 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) ISO15022
3 2 (3.45%) ISO20022
System Software
1 27 (46.55%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) XenApp
4 7 (12.07%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 6 (10.34%) XenServer
6 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.45%) Firmware
8 2 (3.45%) StorNext
8 2 (3.45%) vSphere
8 2 (3.45%) Xen
9 1 (1.72%) KVM
9 1 (1.72%) Samba
9 1 (1.72%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) SCOM
3 2 (3.45%) vMotion
3 2 (3.45%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.72%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.72%) Control-M
4 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.72%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) VMware
2 17 (29.31%) Citrix
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.52%) HP
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco
6 5 (8.62%) Dell
7 4 (6.90%) Adobe
7 4 (6.90%) Lotus
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.17%) Kaspersky
9 2 (3.45%) Aspera
9 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.45%) IBM
9 2 (3.45%) Juniper
9 2 (3.45%) NetApp
9 2 (3.45%) Novell
9 2 (3.45%) Qualys
9 2 (3.45%) Symantec
10 1 (1.72%) Veritas
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