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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 14 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 0 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 11.76% - 32.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.69% - 47.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 13
Average daily rate
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£238 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +30.30%
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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
29 18 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 56.86% 46.15% 68.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 31
Average daily rate £445 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £388 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) Ingres
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Ingres
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) IDMS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCEA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle