The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 10 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 11 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.33% 6.15% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.95% 27.59% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £150 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -47.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -15.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.79% 22.31% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 26
Average daily rate £325 £170 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -47.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £610 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) MCSE
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) vSphere
8 4 (26.67%) Lync
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (26.67%) VoIP
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) ARCserve
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
9 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Dell
9 3 (20.00%) EMC
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Informatics
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCDA
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.67%) UAG
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) ARCserve
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Altiris
4 1 (6.67%) 3PAR