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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 52 36 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 39 69 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.61% 4.22% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.80% 20.78% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 7
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£298 £300 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% +31.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £210 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 10
Average hourly rate £18.25 £13.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% -71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.90 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £52.70 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +26.47%
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
361 332 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.13% 20.28% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 160 121
Average daily rate £325 £275 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £104 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 47 69
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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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
Leicestershire +5 11 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -4 10 £310 +3.33% 3
Northamptonshire +6 8 £195 -
Derbyshire +2 7 £325 -11.41% 2
Lincolnshire 0 3 - - 2
Windows Server 2003
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Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (79.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (76.81%) Active Directory
4 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
5 31 (44.93%) Windows XP
6 28 (40.58%) Windows 7
7 24 (34.78%) Citrix
8 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (27.54%) Cisco
9 19 (27.54%) Migration
10 16 (23.19%) Firewall
10 16 (23.19%) WAN
10 16 (23.19%) MS Office
11 15 (21.74%) LAN
12 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
12 14 (20.29%) VMware
13 13 (18.84%) ITIL
13 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
13 13 (18.84%) DNS
14 12 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (14.49%) HP
15 10 (14.49%) Blackberry
15 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
16 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
16 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
17 8 (11.59%) Linux
17 8 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 8 (11.59%) Kerberos
17 8 (11.59%) LDAP
17 8 (11.59%) PKI

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.14%) IIS
5 6 (8.70%) Apache
5 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.80%) Lync
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.45%) Quickr
9 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Office
2 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) WAN
1 16 (23.19%) Firewall
2 15 (21.74%) LAN
3 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.84%) DNS
4 8 (11.59%) LDAP
4 8 (11.59%) Kerberos
5 7 (10.14%) DHCP
6 5 (7.25%) Wireless
7 4 (5.80%) IPsec
7 4 (5.80%) Internet
7 4 (5.80%) SAN
8 3 (4.35%) VoIP
8 3 (4.35%) Network Security
9 2 (2.90%) SNMP
9 2 (2.90%) Intranet
10 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.45%) SSL
10 1 (1.45%) VPN
10 1 (1.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) NUnit
1 4 (5.80%) Moq
2 2 (2.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (2.90%) MSI
General
1 4 (5.80%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Analyst
2 13 (18.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (15.94%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.70%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Server Support
7 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Active Directory Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Server Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Server Support Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Server Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
1 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.80%) ADSI
1 4 (5.80%) NHibernate
1 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (5.80%) StructureMap
2 1 (1.45%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) EDIFACT
2 1 (1.45%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Blackberry
2 8 (11.59%) PKI
3 5 (7.25%) Open Source
4 4 (5.80%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (5.80%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.45%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (1.45%) PDA
6 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (79.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (44.93%) Windows XP
4 28 (40.58%) Windows 7
5 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (11.59%) Linux
8 7 (10.14%) UNIX
9 6 (8.70%) CentOS
10 5 (7.25%) Windows Vista
11 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.45%) Solaris
12 1 (1.45%) SUSE
12 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Migration
2 13 (18.84%) ITIL
3 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.80%) Scrum
4 4 (5.80%) MVC
5 3 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.90%) Logistics
7 1 (1.45%) Network Design
7 1 (1.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.45%) Change Control
7 1 (1.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.45%) ITSM
7 1 (1.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.45%) ERP
7 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) SQL
3 4 (5.80%) C#
4 3 (4.35%) VBScript
4 3 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
1 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (76.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.59%) XenServer
4 7 (10.14%) XenApp
4 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.25%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.90%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.45%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Backup Exec
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
2 4 (5.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 24 (34.78%) Citrix
3 19 (27.54%) Cisco
4 14 (20.29%) VMware
5 10 (14.49%) HP
6 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.80%) Dell
7 4 (5.80%) Google
7 4 (5.80%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.35%) Remedy
9 2 (2.90%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.90%) Symantec
10 1 (1.45%) Lotus
10 1 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (1.45%) McAfee
10 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
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