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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 41 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.72% 4.81% 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.48% 18.49% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 6
Median daily rate £290 £450 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £416 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £473 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -16.88%
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
146 119 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.47% 26.04% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 74 76
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 22
Median hourly rate £13.23 £17.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.20% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.54 £12.11 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Gloucester -5 4 £280 -40.58%
Cheltenham +5 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Law
7 3 (16.67%) Clustering
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) vSphere
8 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) SCCM
8 2 (11.11%) Server Building
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) Firmware
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Server Building
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Genesys