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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 24 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.43% 2.42% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 10.71% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£260 £185 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -40.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £280 £309
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.02 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-11.18% -3.92%
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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
48 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 34.29% 22.58% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 18
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £160 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £509 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +48.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) SNMP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) iPhone
6 1 (16.67%) DMZ
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SNMP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix