The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.38% 6.00% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 20.00% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
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£313 £288 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £205 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £313 £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
Windows Server 2003
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
120 75 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.32% 30.00% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 21 58
Average daily rate £350 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £130 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £359 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 10
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.25 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £35.00 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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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
Cheltenham -1 7 £365 +12.15% 2
Gloucester -12 6 £165 -24.13% 2
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 11 (50.00%) VMware
6 10 (45.45%) DNS
7 9 (40.91%) HP
7 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 7 (31.82%) DHCP
9 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (22.73%) Project Management
11 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
11 5 (22.73%) Citrix
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 4 (18.18%) LAN
12 4 (18.18%) WAN
12 4 (18.18%) NetApp
12 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
13 3 (13.64%) Primavera
13 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (13.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
13 3 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
13 3 (13.64%) MS Project Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project Server
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
3 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Server Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) VBScript
1 2 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) Primavera
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 1 (4.55%) F5
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