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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 48 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.95% 5.47% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.44% 15.13% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
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£175 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.93 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.71% -7.89%
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
121 119 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.19% 36.17% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 41 84
Average daily rate £375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £160 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 18
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.96% -65.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.85 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £28.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
Gloucester -1 5 £160 -44.82% 3
Cheltenham -13 1 - - 9
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
4 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Citrix
6 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
8 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (18.52%) SCCM
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) LAN
11 5 (18.52%) WAN
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) IIS
11 5 (18.52%) MS Office
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
12 4 (14.81%) Remedy
12 4 (14.81%) ITIL
12 4 (14.81%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
12 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
12 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (18.52%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (7.41%) MediaWiki
6 2 (7.41%) nginx
6 2 (7.41%) Confluence
6 2 (7.41%) Apache
7 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) SMS
3 2 (7.41%) IPv6
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.41%) IPsec
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Hudson
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Server Support
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) PDA
3 2 (7.41%) Wiki
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 2 (7.41%) Debian
7 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
8 1 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Build Automation
3 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
3 2 (7.41%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) MCTS
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) XenApp
4 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (7.41%) XenServer
5 2 (7.41%) Postfix
5 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
5 2 (7.41%) Samba
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) Netcool
4 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) Sophos
7 1 (3.70%) Primavera
7 1 (3.70%) Acronis
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £18 - £22 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago