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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 82 82 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 20 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.26% 1.12% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.97% 6.36% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Median daily rate £275 £275 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £223 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £407 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -27.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.12% +4.28%
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
251 283 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.79% 17.54% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 122 154
Median daily rate £375 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £215 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 51 57
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.08 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Derbyshire +6 6 £300 -1.63%
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £313 -
Leicestershire +13 4 £250 -4.76% 2
Northamptonshire -2 4 £130 -68.05% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
4 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 25 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (42.00%) VMware
8 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (22.00%) Unix
10 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
10 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.00%) ITIL
11 10 (20.00%) SQL
11 10 (20.00%) Citrix
11 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (18.00%) SCCM
12 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
12 9 (18.00%) Migration
12 9 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.00%) HP
13 8 (16.00%) LAN
13 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
13 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
13 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
14 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared

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 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
3 4 (8.00%) Internet
3 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.00%) DHCP
6 1 (2.00%) NAS
6 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) IT Support
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Migration Technician
7 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 25 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (22.00%) Unix
7 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.00%) Linux
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.00%) Android
10 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Migration
3 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.00%) High Availability
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.00%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.00%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
6 5 (10.00%) XenApp
6 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (6.00%) vSphere
8 1 (2.00%) Firmware
8 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) OVSD
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) HP
4 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) F5
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Intel
7 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.00%) Webroot
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