The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 26 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.19% 0.71% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.09% 4.35% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -5.55%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 21.12% 16.31% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 6
Average daily rate £300 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £290 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) OpenView
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (22.22%) IBM Notes
1 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenServer
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft