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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 30 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.94% 0.40% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.09% 1.69% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +6.94%
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
53 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.49% 23.60% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 14
Average daily rate £333 £70 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+375.00% -65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £291 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £72.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.06% +437.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £10.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £72.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.78%

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 7 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 5 £436 -
Chesterfield - 2 £305 -
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (55.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 10 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (50.00%) UNIX
5 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (20.00%) HP
11 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (20.00%) Project Management
11 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
11 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (20.00%) SCCM
11 4 (20.00%) Degree
12 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 10 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) iSeries
4 1 (5.00%) AS400
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (50.00%) UNIX
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) MCITP
4 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.00%) HP APS
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp