The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 31 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.88% 2.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 6.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
Windows Server 2003
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 73 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 20.61% 33.80% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 9
Average daily rate £258 £396 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.01% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £100 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -23.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £47.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Bournemouth +3 2 £500 +90.47% 2
Poole - - - -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) SCOM
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 4 (50.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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