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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 21 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.63% 1.00% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 6.06% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £288
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.41 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.68% -3.47%
Windows Server 2003
Surrey

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
48 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 42.11% 16.42% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 21
Average daily rate £350 £375 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +82.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £285 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £456 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £13.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 13 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 4 (33.33%) Back Office
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) Java
9 3 (25.00%) SQL
9 3 (25.00%) LAN
9 3 (25.00%) WAN
9 3 (25.00%) VPN
9 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) SCCM
9 3 (25.00%) WebEx
10 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (16.67%) Ajax
10 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (16.67%) VLAN
10 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) WebEx
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DTS
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) OSS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) OSS Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) DHTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) WinForms
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Android
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (16.67%) MVC
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Use Case
1 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) arcserve
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) HP