The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 32 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.93% 3.27% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 11.29% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
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£305 £325 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -11.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £52.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -18.60%
Windows Server 2003
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 62 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.50% 28.97% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 28
Average daily rate £350 £325 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £345 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -79.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.66 £9.21 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £19.00 £56.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 £305 - 1
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) VMware ESX
3 15 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 15 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 15 (83.33%) UNIX
4 12 (66.67%) Manufacturing
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) HP
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) DNS
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
11 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (11.11%) Firewall
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (11.11%) Cisco

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Leader
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) UNIX
2 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 15 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco