The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 62 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 60 117 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.85% 5.75% 5.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.77% 17.73% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 58 60
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -46.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.46 £15.75 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -16.55%
Windows Server 2003
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
614 660 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.14% 32.43% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 340 306
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 45 58
Average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% -26.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £9.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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
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 3 July 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
Hook -12 15 £359 +11.38%
Farnborough +4 6 £225 - 2
Southampton -6 5 £300 +9.09% 2
Basingstoke -5 4 £425 +18.88%
Andover +4 2 £450 - 1
Winchester - 2 £170 - 2
Gosport +9 1 £575 -
Portsmouth +1 1 £170 -32.00% 1
Fareham -2 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 - - 1
Havant - 1 £388 - 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 119 (76.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (55.77%) Security Cleared
4 85 (54.49%) Active Directory
5 76 (48.72%) VMware
6 67 (42.95%) Microsoft
7 61 (39.10%) SC Cleared
8 49 (31.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (30.13%) MS Exchange
10 46 (29.49%) SQL
10 46 (29.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (24.36%) HP
12 37 (23.72%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (19.23%) MS Excel
14 29 (18.59%) PowerShell
15 28 (17.95%) Windows 7
15 28 (17.95%) VMware ESX
16 27 (17.31%) UNIX
17 26 (16.67%) Windows XP
17 26 (16.67%) Migration
18 25 (16.03%) MS Office
19 23 (14.74%) SAN
20 22 (14.10%) vSphere
21 21 (13.46%) McAfee
21 21 (13.46%) Oracle
22 19 (12.18%) SharePoint
22 19 (12.18%) Citrix
22 19 (12.18%) SCCM
23 17 (10.90%) ITIL
24 16 (10.26%) MS Visio

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 47 (30.13%) MS Exchange
2 37 (23.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (12.18%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (7.05%) IIS
6 9 (5.77%) Lync
7 8 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.28%) MS Project Server
9 2 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.64%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 25 (16.03%) MS Office
3 16 (10.26%) MS Visio
3 16 (10.26%) PaintShop Pro
4 3 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) assyst
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.74%) SAN
2 16 (10.26%) Firewall
3 10 (6.41%) DNS
4 9 (5.77%) WAN
5 8 (5.13%) LAN
6 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.21%) SMTP
8 3 (1.92%) DHCP
8 3 (1.92%) Internet
8 3 (1.92%) OSPF
8 3 (1.92%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.92%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.92%) Network Security
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.28%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.64%) NAS
10 1 (0.64%) X.400
10 1 (0.64%) X.500
10 1 (0.64%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.21%) MySQL
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.92%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.28%) EDMS
8 1 (0.64%) DB2
8 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Wise Package Studio
2 5 (3.21%) StarTeam
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.92%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.28%) WinRunner
4 2 (1.28%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.28%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.28%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.28%) MSI
4 2 (1.28%) Hudson
4 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.64%) NUnit
5 1 (0.64%) Selenium
5 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 5 (3.21%) Military
2 1 (0.64%) Back Office
2 1 (0.64%) Finance
2 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (14.10%) Analyst
2 19 (12.18%) Author
3 15 (9.62%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 11 (7.05%) Server Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) Technical Author
8 7 (4.49%) Consultant
8 7 (4.49%) Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Architect
9 6 (3.85%) Senior Wintel Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Wintel Server Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Build Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.49%) XML
1 7 (4.49%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.85%) Ajax
2 6 (3.85%) jQuery
2 6 (3.85%) HTML
2 6 (3.85%) .NET
3 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.56%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.92%) CSS
5 3 (1.92%) XML-RPC
5 3 (1.92%) Web Services
6 2 (1.28%) WinForms
6 2 (1.28%) XSD
6 2 (1.28%) JSP
6 2 (1.28%) WPF
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.64%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.64%) Breeze.js
7 1 (0.64%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Clustering
2 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.92%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.28%) Replication
6 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.28%) PDA
7 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.64%) PKI
7 1 (0.64%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) HACMP
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 119 (76.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (29.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 27 (17.31%) UNIX
6 26 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 11 (7.05%) Linux
8 8 (5.13%) Windows 2000
9 6 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.21%) Solaris
11 4 (2.56%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.92%) CentOS
12 3 (1.92%) AIX
12 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.67%) Migration
2 17 (10.90%) ITIL
3 16 (10.26%) Test Scripting
3 16 (10.26%) SDLC
4 15 (9.62%) Change Management
5 14 (8.97%) Integration Testing
6 11 (7.05%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.05%) Project Management
7 9 (5.77%) Unit Testing
7 9 (5.77%) Performance Testing
8 8 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (4.49%) Change Control
9 7 (4.49%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.85%) Time Management
10 6 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.21%) Test Strategy
11 5 (3.21%) Service Management
11 5 (3.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.49%) SQL
2 29 (18.59%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.33%) VBScript
4 8 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.85%) C#
5 6 (3.85%) VB
6 3 (1.92%) Perl
6 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.92%) C
6 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.28%) C++
7 2 (1.28%) Java
7 2 (1.28%) REXX
7 2 (1.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 87 (55.77%) Security Cleared
2 61 (39.10%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.62%) DV Cleared
4 12 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (5.77%) ISEB
5 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.85%) MCSE
7 5 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.56%) MCSA
8 4 (2.56%) MCITP
9 3 (1.92%) Degree
9 3 (1.92%) CCNP
9 3 (1.92%) CCNA
10 2 (1.28%) MCTS
10 2 (1.28%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) QA
3 3 (1.92%) JSP 440
System Software
1 85 (54.49%) Active Directory
2 49 (31.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (17.95%) VMware ESX
4 22 (14.10%) vSphere
5 11 (7.05%) Hyper-V
6 10 (6.41%) XenApp
7 5 (3.21%) XenServer
8 4 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.92%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) SCCM
2 12 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (6.41%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (4.49%) ARCserve
5 7 (4.49%) SCOM
6 4 (2.56%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.92%) Hyperic
7 3 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.92%) Nagios
7 3 (1.92%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.28%) WMI
8 2 (1.28%) WSUS
9 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.64%) Nessus
9 1 (0.64%) Nmap
9 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (48.72%) VMware
2 67 (42.95%) Microsoft
3 38 (24.36%) HP
4 21 (13.46%) Oracle
4 21 (13.46%) McAfee
5 19 (12.18%) Citrix
6 12 (7.69%) 3PAR
7 11 (7.05%) CA
7 11 (7.05%) Cisco
8 8 (5.13%) Lumension
9 5 (3.21%) Symantec
10 4 (2.56%) Business Objects
10 4 (2.56%) Altiris
11 3 (1.92%) Brocade
11 3 (1.92%) Splunk
11 3 (1.92%) Serena
11 3 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.92%) Borland
11 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.28%) Remedy
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