The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 11 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.26% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 4.26% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£135 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.45 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +8.57%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 19.83% 17.34% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 38
Average daily rate £353 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £375 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Mac OS
3 9 (69.23%) Lotus
3 9 (69.23%) IBM Notes
3 9 (69.23%) C
3 9 (69.23%) MS Office
3 9 (69.23%) MCP
3 9 (69.23%) Mac OS X
3 9 (69.23%) Internet
3 9 (69.23%) Blackberry
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.69%) Perl

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 9 (69.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Internet
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Release Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Mac OS
3 9 (69.23%) Mac OS X
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCP
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle