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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 25 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.45% 2.31% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 9.68% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£285 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
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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
61 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.90% 23.85% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 11
Average daily rate £380 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £170 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.06 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.94% -48.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 22 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Law
6 5 (38.46%) WorkSite
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) HP
9 2 (15.38%) Dell
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) SCCM
9 2 (15.38%) Lync
9 2 (15.38%) Office 365
10 1 (7.69%) C#
10 1 (7.69%) DHTML
10 1 (7.69%) HTML
10 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (7.69%) VBScript
10 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 1 (7.69%) .NET

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (38.46%) WorkSite
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Lync
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DTS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) DHTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) WinForms
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PDA
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) CAD
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco