The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 44 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.46% 4.95% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 15.00% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £425 £500 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +40.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.54% +5.71%
Windows Server 2003
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 60 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 25.55% 32.97% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 19
Median daily rate £425 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) VBScript
5 3 (42.86%) Validation
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Lumension
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam