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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / East Midlands
Rank 63 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 30 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.05% 2.39% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.41% 10.59% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 20
Median daily rate £143 £318 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.96% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £420 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.70% +12.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.38%

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
263 340 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.98% 22.53% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 154 142
Median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £115 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £37.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +5 17 £143 -62.61% 2
Northamptonshire -10 9 £120 -40.00% 1
Lincolnshire 0 3 £480 +82.85%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (52.00%) Windows 7
5 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 19 (38.00%) Windows XP
8 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (32.00%) MS Office
8 16 (32.00%) VMware
9 15 (30.00%) Unix
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
10 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (26.00%) ITIL
11 13 (26.00%) Linux
11 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (26.00%) Manufacturing
12 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
13 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 10 (20.00%) Finance
13 10 (20.00%) DNS
14 9 (18.00%) HP
14 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (18.00%) SAN
14 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
14 9 (18.00%) Intel Security
14 9 (18.00%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (18.00%) 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 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
2 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.00%) MS Project
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (12.00%) Demantra
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) DNS
2 9 (18.00%) SAN
3 6 (12.00%) LAN
3 6 (12.00%) NAS
3 6 (12.00%) WAN
4 5 (10.00%) DHCP
4 5 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 5 (10.00%) LDAP
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.00%) DTS
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (8.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.00%) JDeveloper
3 3 (6.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (26.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (20.00%) Finance
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Publishing
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Applications Support
2 9 (18.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Development Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Development Support Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Server Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) ADSI
4 2 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 5 (10.00%) PKI
4 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (52.00%) Windows 7
6 19 (38.00%) Windows XP
7 15 (30.00%) Unix
8 13 (26.00%) Linux
9 9 (18.00%) HPUX
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
11 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
12 1 (2.00%) Android
12 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
12 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
12 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.00%) Workflow
4 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.00%) Change Control
5 4 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Document Management
5 4 (8.00%) QMS
6 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (2.00%) ETL
7 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.00%) XenApp
3 6 (12.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.00%) MIIS
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) HP
3 9 (18.00%) Intel Security
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle
4 7 (14.00%) Citrix
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) Webroot
6 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.00%) Symantec
7 4 (8.00%) Apple
7 4 (8.00%) BMC
8 3 (6.00%) Brocade
8 3 (6.00%) PTC
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) Intel
9 1 (2.00%) Veeam