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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 23 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 136 62 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.50% 3.35% 4.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.24% 12.35% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 32 39
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£323 £312 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £178 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £26.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.27%
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
672 502 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.14% 27.12% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 277 253
Average daily rate £325 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 55 69
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Basingstoke +43 34 £360 +105.71% 2
Hook +14 31 £310 +1.63% 1
Southampton -1 12 £253 -36.87% 1
Portsmouth +4 5 £260 +160.00% 3
Farnborough -2 4 £225 -50.00% 1
Andover +1 2 £335 - 1
Fareham - 2 £190 -
Winchester +2 1 £350 +24.44% 2
Havant - - - -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 227 (100.00%) Windows
2 162 (71.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 129 (56.83%) Security Cleared
4 108 (47.58%) Microsoft
5 85 (37.44%) Windows XP
6 83 (36.56%) Active Directory
7 81 (35.68%) SC Cleared
8 75 (33.04%) VMware
9 62 (27.31%) HP
10 53 (23.35%) MS Exchange
11 52 (22.91%) UNIX
11 52 (22.91%) Oracle
11 52 (22.91%) DV Cleared
12 51 (22.47%) TCP/IP
13 48 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (19.82%) JavaScript
15 44 (19.38%) Windows 2000
16 43 (18.94%) DNS
17 40 (17.62%) .NET
17 40 (17.62%) ASP.NET
18 38 (16.74%) HTML
19 37 (16.30%) Linux
19 37 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
20 36 (15.86%) Windows 7
21 35 (15.42%) ITIL
22 34 (14.98%) ISTQB
23 33 (14.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 33 (14.54%) MS Office
23 33 (14.54%) SQL
24 32 (14.10%) JSP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (23.35%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (10.13%) SharePoint
4 21 (9.25%) Lync
5 18 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.96%) Apache
8 7 (3.08%) IIS
9 6 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.20%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.76%) MS Project Server
11 4 (1.76%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.76%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.76%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.32%) WordPress
12 3 (1.32%) Drupal
12 3 (1.32%) CMS
12 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (14.54%) MS Office
2 28 (12.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.64%) MS Project
4 2 (0.88%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 28 (12.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.32%) assyst
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (22.47%) TCP/IP
2 43 (18.94%) DNS
3 31 (13.66%) HTTPS
4 30 (13.22%) SAN
5 19 (8.37%) DHCP
6 18 (7.93%) SSL
7 17 (7.49%) LAN
8 16 (7.05%) HTTP
9 14 (6.17%) Internet
10 13 (5.73%) WAN
10 13 (5.73%) Firewall
11 11 (4.85%) Wireshark
12 8 (3.52%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (3.52%) Network Security
12 8 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (3.52%) OSPF
13 7 (3.08%) VLAN
14 6 (2.64%) NAS
14 6 (2.64%) NetScaler
15 4 (1.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.64%) MySQL
5 6 (2.64%) EDMS
5 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.88%) Informix
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 18 (7.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (7.49%) LoadRunner
3 8 (3.52%) StarTeam
4 5 (2.20%) Subversion
5 2 (0.88%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.88%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.44%) Toad
6 1 (0.44%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.44%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.44%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.44%) Hudson
6 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (5.29%) Finance
2 4 (1.76%) Back Office
3 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.88%) Legal
3 2 (0.88%) Military
3 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (15.42%) Analyst
2 22 (9.69%) Test Analyst
3 20 (8.81%) Support Engineer
4 18 (7.93%) Developer
5 16 (7.05%) Administrator
6 14 (6.17%) Tester
7 13 (5.73%) Build Engineer
8 10 (4.41%) Consultant
9 9 (3.96%) Performance Tester
10 8 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.52%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.52%) Network Engineer
10 8 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) Desktop Support
11 7 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) Test Specialist
11 7 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) Designer
11 7 (3.08%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.62%) .NET
1 40 (17.62%) ASP.NET
2 38 (16.74%) HTML
3 32 (14.10%) JSP
4 13 (5.73%) jQuery
5 11 (4.85%) XML
6 8 (3.52%) SOAP
6 8 (3.52%) Web Services
6 8 (3.52%) XSLT
6 8 (3.52%) WCF
6 8 (3.52%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 7 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.64%) Ajax
8 6 (2.64%) CSS
9 4 (1.76%) SAML
9 4 (1.76%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (1.32%) Symfony
10 3 (1.32%) JPA
11 2 (0.88%) WinForms
11 2 (0.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.37%) Clustering
2 9 (3.96%) Replication
3 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.20%) Open Source
4 5 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.76%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.32%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.32%) CMDB
7 2 (0.88%) Derivative
7 2 (0.88%) iPhone
7 2 (0.88%) MPEG
7 2 (0.88%) DTV
7 2 (0.88%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.44%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.44%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 227 (100.00%) Windows
2 162 (71.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (37.44%) Windows XP
4 52 (22.91%) UNIX
5 44 (19.38%) Windows 2000
6 37 (16.30%) Linux
6 37 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (15.86%) Windows 7
8 15 (6.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.85%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.52%) Solaris
11 7 (3.08%) Debian
12 3 (1.32%) AIX
13 2 (0.88%) SUSE
13 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.42%) ITIL
2 29 (12.78%) Software Testing
3 24 (10.57%) Migration
4 23 (10.13%) Test Scripting
5 19 (8.37%) Knowledge Management
6 18 (7.93%) Configuration Management
7 17 (7.49%) Performance Testing
8 15 (6.61%) Workflow
9 14 (6.17%) Service Management
9 14 (6.17%) Service Delivery
9 14 (6.17%) Test Strategy
10 13 (5.73%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.29%) MVC
11 12 (5.29%) Validation
12 9 (3.96%) Change Management
12 9 (3.96%) Integration Testing
12 9 (3.96%) Test Automation
12 9 (3.96%) Network Management
13 8 (3.52%) Software Distribution
13 8 (3.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.82%) JavaScript
2 33 (14.54%) SQL
3 30 (13.22%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.17%) VBScript
5 13 (5.73%) Java
6 11 (4.85%) C#
7 10 (4.41%) VB
8 9 (3.96%) PHP
9 5 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.20%) C
9 5 (2.20%) Perl
9 5 (2.20%) PHP5
10 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.44%) XPath
11 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 129 (56.83%) Security Cleared
2 81 (35.68%) SC Cleared
3 52 (22.91%) DV Cleared
4 34 (14.98%) ISTQB
5 33 (14.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 20 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (7.49%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (7.05%) CCNA
9 15 (6.61%) CCNP
10 14 (6.17%) MCSE
11 10 (4.41%) Degree
12 5 (2.20%) ISEB
13 4 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.76%) VCP5
14 3 (1.32%) MCTS
15 2 (0.88%) MCITP
15 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.44%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.61%) SLA
2 10 (4.41%) QA
3 3 (1.32%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (36.56%) Active Directory
2 48 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.81%) VMware ESX
3 20 (8.81%) vSphere
4 18 (7.93%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (7.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.17%) XenApp
6 11 (4.85%) Nmap
7 6 (2.64%) XenServer
8 4 (1.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.76%) Shibboleth
9 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.88%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (14.10%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (11.45%) SCCM
3 17 (7.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (7.05%) McAfee ePO
5 15 (6.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (4.85%) Nessus
7 7 (3.08%) Backup Exec
7 7 (3.08%) SCOM
8 6 (2.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (2.64%) ARCserve
9 5 (2.20%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (1.76%) SCDPM
10 4 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.76%) Netcool
10 4 (1.76%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.32%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.44%) Unicenter
13 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (47.58%) Microsoft
2 75 (33.04%) VMware
3 62 (27.31%) HP
4 52 (22.91%) Oracle
5 32 (14.10%) Citrix
6 23 (10.13%) McAfee
7 20 (8.81%) Symantec
8 17 (7.49%) Cisco
9 14 (6.17%) Red Hat
10 13 (5.73%) 3PAR
11 12 (5.29%) Juniper
12 11 (4.85%) Brocade
13 10 (4.41%) Lumension
14 9 (3.96%) Intel
15 8 (3.52%) Borland
15 8 (3.52%) CA
15 8 (3.52%) Sophos
15 8 (3.52%) Altiris
16 7 (3.08%) NetApp
17 5 (2.20%) Lotus
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