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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / East Midlands
Rank 65 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 27 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.88% 2.57% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.04% 13.06% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 8
Median daily rate £165 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £203 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £400 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%

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
269 314 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.77% 19.66% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 139 169
Median daily rate £270 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £152 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 46
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire +3 20 £143 -63.21% 3
Lincolnshire -2 3 £480 +82.85% 1
Northamptonshire -8 3 £315 +55.55%
Nottinghamshire -3 1 £275 - 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (65.96%) Windows Server
4 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (57.45%) Windows 7
6 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
7 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
8 17 (36.17%) Linux
9 15 (31.91%) Windows XP
9 15 (31.91%) Unix
9 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
9 15 (31.91%) MS Office
9 15 (31.91%) SQL
10 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
10 14 (29.79%) Manufacturing
11 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
11 13 (27.66%) ITIL
11 13 (27.66%) DNS
12 12 (25.53%) Finance
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (23.40%) VMware
13 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (23.40%) Intel Security
13 11 (23.40%) HPUX
13 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle 11i
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports

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 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Office
2 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.51%) MS Project
3 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle 11i
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (14.89%) Demantra
2 7 (14.89%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) DNS
2 9 (19.15%) SAN
3 6 (12.77%) NAS
4 5 (10.64%) DHCP
4 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
4 5 (10.64%) LAN
4 5 (10.64%) LDAP
4 5 (10.64%) WAN
5 3 (6.38%) Firewall
5 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.51%) DTS
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (8.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.51%) JDeveloper
3 3 (6.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (29.79%) Manufacturing
2 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Applications Support
2 10 (21.28%) Applications Support Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Server Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Development Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Development Support Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) XML
3 5 (10.64%) ADSI
4 2 (4.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.77%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (65.96%) Windows Server
4 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (57.45%) Windows 7
6 17 (36.17%) Linux
7 15 (31.91%) Unix
7 15 (31.91%) Windows XP
8 11 (23.40%) HPUX
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.13%) Android
11 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) Workflow
4 5 (10.64%) Change Control
4 5 (10.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (10.64%) QMS
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.51%) Document Management
6 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) Application Virtualisation
8 1 (2.13%) High Availability
8 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.51%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) MCITP
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) XenApp
3 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (10.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (10.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.38%) SCCM
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) SCOM
5 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.13%) MIIS
5 1 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Intel Security
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) HP
4 6 (12.77%) BMC
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco
4 6 (12.77%) Webroot
5 5 (10.64%) Symantec
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
7 3 (6.38%) Apple
7 3 (6.38%) PTC
7 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.26%) Brocade