The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 43 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.86% 2.96% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 12.63% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £225 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £133 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.91 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -18.60%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 95 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.09% 23.40% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 13
Average daily rate £325 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.73 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% +16.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brighton -2 5 £310 +66.44% 1
Hastings - 1 £135 -
Hove - 1 £310 -
Lewes - 1 £325 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Nessus
7 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (17.65%) Server Hardening
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (17.65%) SCCM
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
1 1 (5.88%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Server Hardening
3 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.88%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nessus
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) NetCrunch
2 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
3 2 (11.76%) Splunk
4 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) HP