The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 81 74 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 24 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.45% 1.54% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.30% 7.34% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 26
Median daily rate £125 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.32% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £264 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £540 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.39% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.19
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -11.41%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
289 327 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.50% 20.95% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 156 149
Median daily rate £325 £330 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £115 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 48 66
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.74 £19.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +1 15 £120 -65.71%
Derbyshire -3 5 £125 -68.75% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 26 (57.78%) Windows XP
5 23 (51.11%) Windows 7
6 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 19 (42.22%) MS Office
8 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (33.33%) ITIL
9 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
10 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 11 (24.44%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
12 10 (22.22%) SAN
13 9 (20.00%) Linux
13 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.78%) LAN
14 8 (17.78%) WAN
14 8 (17.78%) Unix
14 8 (17.78%) Citrix
14 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (15.56%) Webroot
15 7 (15.56%) NAS
15 7 (15.56%) ISO 9001
16 6 (13.33%) .NET
16 6 (13.33%) XenApp
16 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Office
2 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.89%) MS Project
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Demantra
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) SAN
2 8 (17.78%) LAN
2 8 (17.78%) WAN
3 7 (15.56%) NAS
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
5 4 (8.89%) DNS
6 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.89%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.89%) DTS
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JDeveloper
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Publishing
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Service Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Development Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Development Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 26 (57.78%) Windows XP
5 23 (51.11%) Windows 7
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (17.78%) Unix
9 4 (8.89%) HPUX
9 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.89%) Document Management
3 4 (8.89%) Workflow
4 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Change Control
5 2 (4.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) QMS
5 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) ETL
6 1 (2.22%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.33%) XenApp
3 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.89%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) Webroot
5 5 (11.11%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) BMC
6 4 (8.89%) Intel Security
6 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.67%) Apple
7 3 (6.67%) Brocade
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Intel
8 1 (2.22%) PTC
8 1 (2.22%) Veeam