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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 21 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.54% 8.79% 5.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 22.22% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
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£500 £475 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +36.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.93 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.71% -7.89%
Windows Server 2003
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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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 36 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.05% 39.56% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 13
Average daily rate £400 £463 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +54.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £273 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
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