The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Farnborough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 31.03% 37.93% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 22
Average daily rate £380 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £411 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £27.25 £25.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2003
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) VMware