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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 37 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.55% 2.25% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 10.53% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £310 £275 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -37.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.41 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.68% -3.47%
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
47 57 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.91% 21.35% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 26
Average daily rate £310 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £19.10 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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
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 14 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) vRealize
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec