The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 8 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 4.35% 3.49% 20.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 12.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Average daily rate
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- £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +1.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 30.43% 29.07% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 12
Average daily rate £420 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix