The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 20 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.56% 2.08% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% 8.11% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £254 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.19% -25.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 26.50% 25.69% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 23
Average daily rate £400 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £138 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) MCSE
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) SNMP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) C
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) MCP
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
8 2 (15.38%) iPad
8 2 (15.38%) Network Management
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) SNMP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) PBX
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
3 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 3 (23.08%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix