The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Derbyshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank - 21 31
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.79% 2.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.35% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 23 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 25.31% 18.11% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 40
Average daily rate £105 £245 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% -38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £152 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £312 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 24
Average hourly rate £72.50 £20.00 £52.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -61.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

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 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) IIS
8 2 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) Siemens
9 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) ITIL
9 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
9 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (10.00%) VPN
9 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
9 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (30.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Siemens