The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hampshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 35 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 110 75 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.33% 4.29% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.19% 14.97% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £303 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.34% -5.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £305 £296
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £21.33 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £35.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
640 501 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.02% 28.68% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 281 224
Average daily rate £325 £338 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 52 75
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% -1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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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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
Hook +7 27 £319 +4.50%
Basingstoke +31 18 £335 +91.42% 3
Southampton -10 8 £265 -31.61% 4
Farnborough -6 3 - -
Portsmouth 0 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 £135 -
Andover - - - - 1
Winchester - - - - 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 159 (74.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (61.97%) Security Cleared
4 102 (47.89%) Windows XP
5 99 (46.48%) Microsoft
6 86 (40.38%) SC Cleared
7 67 (31.46%) HP
8 66 (30.99%) Active Directory
9 57 (26.76%) TCP/IP
9 57 (26.76%) Oracle
10 56 (26.29%) UNIX
10 56 (26.29%) VMware
11 52 (24.41%) DV Cleared
12 51 (23.94%) MS Exchange
12 51 (23.94%) JavaScript
13 47 (22.07%) .NET
13 47 (22.07%) ASP.NET
13 47 (22.07%) Windows 2000
14 44 (20.66%) HTML
15 40 (18.78%) DNS
16 39 (18.31%) JSP
16 39 (18.31%) Windows 7
16 39 (18.31%) HP Quality Center
16 39 (18.31%) ISTQB
17 38 (17.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 38 (17.84%) ITIL
18 37 (17.37%) SQL
18 37 (17.37%) HTTPS
19 35 (16.43%) Oracle EBS
19 35 (16.43%) Software Testing

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (23.94%) MS Exchange
2 32 (15.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (7.98%) Lync
4 14 (6.57%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (5.16%) Lotus Domino
7 10 (4.69%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.35%) Apache
8 5 (2.35%) IIS
9 4 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.88%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.88%) MS Project Server
9 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.88%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 29 (13.62%) MS Office
3 5 (2.35%) MS Project
4 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.41%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (0.94%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 35 (16.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (26.76%) TCP/IP
2 40 (18.78%) DNS
3 37 (17.37%) HTTPS
4 23 (10.80%) SSL
5 20 (9.39%) SAN
6 17 (7.98%) HTTP
7 16 (7.51%) LAN
7 16 (7.51%) Wireshark
8 14 (6.57%) DHCP
9 12 (5.63%) WAN
9 12 (5.63%) Internet
9 12 (5.63%) Firewall
10 6 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (2.82%) Network Security
10 6 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.82%) OSPF
11 5 (2.35%) VLAN
12 4 (1.88%) IPsec
12 4 (1.88%) WLAN
12 4 (1.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (2.35%) EDMS
4 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.94%) Informix
7 2 (0.94%) MySQL
7 2 (0.94%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (9.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (8.45%) LoadRunner
3 10 (4.69%) StarTeam
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.88%) Hudson
4 4 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.94%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.94%) Subversion
5 2 (0.94%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.94%) Toad
6 1 (0.47%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.47%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.47%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (3.76%) Finance
2 3 (1.41%) Military
3 2 (0.94%) Legal
3 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
3 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (17.37%) Analyst
2 25 (11.74%) Test Analyst
3 21 (9.86%) Support Engineer
4 17 (7.98%) Tester
4 17 (7.98%) Developer
5 11 (5.16%) Build Engineer
6 10 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
6 10 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.23%) Performance Tester
7 9 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (4.23%) Desktop Support
8 8 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (3.29%) Test Specialist
10 6 (2.82%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) Network Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) Server Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) Administrator
10 6 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (2.82%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.07%) .NET
1 47 (22.07%) ASP.NET
2 44 (20.66%) HTML
3 39 (18.31%) JSP
4 12 (5.63%) XML
4 12 (5.63%) jQuery
5 8 (3.76%) WCF
5 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 8 (3.76%) XSLT
6 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.35%) Ajax
7 5 (2.35%) CSS
8 4 (1.88%) SOAP
8 4 (1.88%) Web Services
8 4 (1.88%) SAML
9 3 (1.41%) JPA
10 2 (0.94%) WinForms
10 2 (0.94%) JSF
11 1 (0.47%) ODBC
11 1 (0.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.16%) Clustering
2 10 (4.69%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.35%) Open Source
4 4 (1.88%) Replication
4 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.94%) MPEG
6 2 (0.94%) DTV
6 2 (0.94%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.94%) Derivative
6 2 (0.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.47%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 159 (74.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (47.89%) Windows XP
4 56 (26.29%) UNIX
5 47 (22.07%) Windows 2000
6 39 (18.31%) Windows 7
7 34 (15.96%) Linux
8 29 (13.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (5.16%) Windows Vista
10 10 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.29%) Solaris
12 4 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.41%) Debian
14 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.94%) AIX
14 2 (0.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.84%) ITIL
2 35 (16.43%) Software Testing
3 27 (12.68%) Test Scripting
4 21 (9.86%) Workflow
5 20 (9.39%) Configuration Management
5 20 (9.39%) Migration
6 19 (8.92%) Knowledge Management
6 19 (8.92%) Test Strategy
7 18 (8.45%) Performance Testing
8 17 (7.98%) Validation
9 12 (5.63%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.69%) Data Protection
11 9 (4.23%) Test Automation
11 9 (4.23%) Unit Testing
11 9 (4.23%) Service Management
12 8 (3.76%) MVC
12 8 (3.76%) Load Testing
12 8 (3.76%) Software Distribution
13 7 (3.29%) Integration Testing
13 7 (3.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.94%) JavaScript
2 37 (17.37%) SQL
3 31 (14.55%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.16%) C#
5 9 (4.23%) Java
6 8 (3.76%) Perl
6 8 (3.76%) VBScript
6 8 (3.76%) VB
7 7 (3.29%) C
8 5 (2.35%) PHP
8 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.47%) XPath
11 1 (0.47%) PHP5
11 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.47%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 132 (61.97%) Security Cleared
2 86 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 52 (24.41%) DV Cleared
4 39 (18.31%) ISTQB
5 38 (17.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (5.63%) CCNA
8 11 (5.16%) CCNP
9 7 (3.29%) MCSE
9 7 (3.29%) Degree
10 4 (1.88%) VCP5
10 4 (1.88%) ISEB
10 4 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.41%) MCTS
12 2 (0.94%) MCITP
12 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.47%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.23%) QA
2 8 (3.76%) SLA
3 3 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 66 (30.99%) Active Directory
2 34 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.51%) vSphere
4 16 (7.51%) Nmap
5 15 (7.04%) VMware ESX
6 13 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (4.69%) XenApp
8 4 (1.88%) Shibboleth
8 4 (1.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.41%) XenServer
10 2 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.94%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (18.31%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (9.39%) SCCM
3 18 (8.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (7.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 16 (7.51%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (7.51%) Nessus
5 13 (6.10%) SCOM
6 10 (4.69%) SCVMM
6 10 (4.69%) SCDPM
7 7 (3.29%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.88%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.88%) Netcool
9 2 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.94%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.47%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 99 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 67 (31.46%) HP
3 57 (26.76%) Oracle
4 56 (26.29%) VMware
5 20 (9.39%) McAfee
6 19 (8.92%) Citrix
7 16 (7.51%) Cisco
8 11 (5.16%) Lotus
9 10 (4.69%) Borland
9 10 (4.69%) Juniper
9 10 (4.69%) Lumension
10 9 (4.23%) Sophos
10 9 (4.23%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.29%) Brocade
12 6 (2.82%) Intel
12 6 (2.82%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.35%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.35%) IBM
14 4 (1.88%) Dell
14 4 (1.88%) Adobe
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago