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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 51 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 68 93 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.37% 4.75% 5.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.83% 15.22% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 64
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £162 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £380 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
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
628 611 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.17% 31.19% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 314 324
Average daily rate £363 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.68% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 38 53
Average hourly rate £16.16 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.82% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £8.68 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 May 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 29 May 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 -3 20 £358 +11.90%
Havant - 8 £410 - 1
Farnborough +2 6 £225 -
Basingstoke -3 5 £275 +48.64%
Southampton -11 2 £250 -20.63% 2
Winchester - 2 £170 - 2
Andover +4 1 £450 -
Fareham -1 1 - - 1
Portsmouth -3 1 £170 -2.85%
Waterlooville - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (79.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (58.64%) Security Cleared
4 84 (51.85%) Active Directory
5 78 (48.15%) VMware
6 69 (42.59%) SC Cleared
7 63 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 54 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 50 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (30.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (29.01%) SQL
12 44 (27.16%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (26.54%) HP
14 30 (18.52%) Windows 7
15 29 (17.90%) PowerShell
15 29 (17.90%) Windows XP
16 28 (17.28%) Migration
17 26 (16.05%) VMware ESX
17 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
18 24 (14.81%) UNIX
18 24 (14.81%) ITIL
19 22 (13.58%) SAN
19 22 (13.58%) McAfee
20 21 (12.96%) Oracle
20 21 (12.96%) SCCM
21 20 (12.35%) MS Office
22 19 (11.73%) DV Cleared
23 18 (11.11%) vSphere
23 18 (11.11%) VBScript
23 18 (11.11%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 54 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 44 (27.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 15 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (5.56%) Lync
7 8 (4.94%) IIS
8 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.85%) MS Project Server
9 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.62%) CMS
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.35%) MS Office
3 14 (8.64%) MS Visio
3 14 (8.64%) PaintShop Pro
4 4 (2.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) assyst
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.58%) SAN
2 17 (10.49%) Firewall
3 13 (8.02%) DNS
4 11 (6.79%) WAN
5 10 (6.17%) LAN
6 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.70%) DHCP
8 5 (3.09%) SMTP
9 4 (2.47%) SSL
10 3 (1.85%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.85%) Network Security
10 3 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.85%) OSPF
10 3 (1.85%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.23%) VoIP
12 1 (0.62%) NAS
12 1 (0.62%) Wireless
12 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.32%) MySQL
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.47%) EDMS
6 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.85%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.62%) DB2
8 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (4.32%) StarTeam
2 6 (3.70%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (1.85%) MSI
4 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.23%) WinRunner
4 2 (1.23%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.23%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.23%) JIRA
4 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.62%) Hudson
5 1 (0.62%) NUnit
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 7 (4.32%) Military
2 1 (0.62%) Retail
2 1 (0.62%) Finance
2 1 (0.62%) Legal
2 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (12.35%) Author
2 15 (9.26%) Wintel Engineer
2 15 (9.26%) Analyst
3 12 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 11 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (6.79%) Technical Author
5 10 (6.17%) Server Engineer
6 9 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 8 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Architect
8 6 (3.70%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) IT Support
9 5 (3.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.79%) XML
2 9 (5.56%) HTML
3 7 (4.32%) Application Packaging
3 7 (4.32%) .NET
4 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.47%) Software Packaging
5 4 (2.47%) jQuery
5 4 (2.47%) Ajax
6 3 (1.85%) XML-RPC
6 3 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.85%) JSP
6 3 (1.85%) Web Services
7 2 (1.23%) J2EE
7 2 (1.23%) XSD
7 2 (1.23%) WPF
7 2 (1.23%) WinForms
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.62%) Breeze.js
8 1 (0.62%) Durandal
8 1 (0.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) Clustering
2 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.94%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.47%) Replication
6 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.85%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.85%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) PDA
8 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) PKI
9 1 (0.62%) HACMP
9 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (79.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (30.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 29 (17.90%) Windows XP
6 24 (14.81%) UNIX
7 13 (8.02%) Linux
8 11 (6.79%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.94%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.47%) Solaris
10 4 (2.47%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.85%) CentOS
11 3 (1.85%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.85%) AIX
12 2 (1.23%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.28%) Migration
2 24 (14.81%) ITIL
3 15 (9.26%) Test Scripting
4 14 (8.64%) SDLC
5 13 (8.02%) Change Management
6 12 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 12 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 12 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 11 (6.79%) Project Management
8 10 (6.17%) Change Control
9 9 (5.56%) Performance Testing
10 8 (4.94%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (4.94%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.32%) Service Management
12 6 (3.70%) Time Management
13 5 (3.09%) Coaching
13 5 (3.09%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (3.09%) Service Delivery
14 4 (2.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.01%) SQL
2 29 (17.90%) PowerShell
3 18 (11.11%) VBScript
4 10 (6.17%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.56%) VB
6 6 (3.70%) C#
7 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.85%) C++
7 3 (1.85%) Java
7 3 (1.85%) PHP
7 3 (1.85%) C
7 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.23%) REXX
8 2 (1.23%) Tcl
9 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (58.64%) Security Cleared
2 69 (42.59%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.73%) DV Cleared
4 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.79%) ISTQB
5 11 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.94%) MCSE
6 8 (4.94%) CCNA
7 7 (4.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (4.32%) ISEB
8 6 (3.70%) MCITP
9 5 (3.09%) Degree
10 4 (2.47%) MCSA
11 3 (1.85%) CCNP
12 2 (1.23%) RHCE
12 2 (1.23%) MCTS
12 2 (1.23%) RHCA
12 2 (1.23%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (1.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 84 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 50 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (16.05%) VMware ESX
4 18 (11.11%) vSphere
5 17 (10.49%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.09%) XenApp
7 4 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.85%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.23%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (12.96%) SCCM
2 14 (8.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (6.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (6.17%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (4.94%) ARCserve
5 7 (4.32%) SCOM
6 6 (3.70%) Nagios
7 5 (3.09%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.85%) Hyperic
8 3 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (1.85%) Unicenter
8 3 (1.85%) OpenView
9 2 (1.23%) WMI
10 1 (0.62%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.62%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.62%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.62%) Nessus
10 1 (0.62%) Nmap
10 1 (0.62%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 78 (48.15%) VMware
2 63 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 43 (26.54%) HP
4 22 (13.58%) McAfee
5 21 (12.96%) Oracle
6 17 (10.49%) Citrix
7 15 (9.26%) Cisco
8 12 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 11 (6.79%) CA
10 8 (4.94%) Lumension
11 5 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.47%) NetApp
12 4 (2.47%) Borland
12 4 (2.47%) Remedy
12 4 (2.47%) Symantec
12 4 (2.47%) Altiris
13 3 (1.85%) Splunk
13 3 (1.85%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.85%) Brocade
14 2 (1.23%) Veritas
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