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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 31 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 112 81 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.50% 4.67% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.47% 16.07% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 32
Average daily rate
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£325 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £308 £290
% change year-on-year
-5.69% +6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.33 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £35.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.70%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
641 504 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.45% 29.03% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 281 206
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 52 80
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.88 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.88% -0.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
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 22 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 22 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 22 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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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 +6 28 £323 +5.73%
Basingstoke +30 15 £358 +104.28% 4
Southampton -11 8 £265 -31.61% 5
Farnborough -9 2 - - 2
Portsmouth +2 1 - - 1
Andover -10 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 £135 - 1
Winchester - - - - 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Windows
2 163 (74.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 136 (62.39%) Security Cleared
4 103 (47.25%) Windows XP
5 101 (46.33%) Microsoft
6 86 (39.45%) SC Cleared
7 73 (33.49%) Active Directory
8 69 (31.65%) HP
9 57 (26.15%) TCP/IP
9 57 (26.15%) Oracle
9 57 (26.15%) VMware
10 55 (25.23%) UNIX
11 54 (24.77%) MS Exchange
11 54 (24.77%) DV Cleared
12 52 (23.85%) JavaScript
13 47 (21.56%) .NET
13 47 (21.56%) ASP.NET
13 47 (21.56%) Windows 2000
14 45 (20.64%) HTML
15 42 (19.27%) DNS
16 41 (18.81%) Windows 7
17 39 (17.89%) HP Quality Center
17 39 (17.89%) ISTQB
17 39 (17.89%) JSP
18 38 (17.43%) ITIL
18 38 (17.43%) SQL
18 38 (17.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 37 (16.97%) MS Excel
19 37 (16.97%) HTTPS
20 35 (16.06%) Oracle EBS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 54 (24.77%) MS Exchange
2 35 (16.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 15 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (5.96%) Lync
6 11 (5.05%) Lotus Domino
7 10 (4.59%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.29%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (2.29%) Apache
9 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.83%) IIS
9 4 (1.83%) MS Project Server
9 4 (1.83%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (16.97%) MS Excel
2 29 (13.30%) MS Office
3 5 (2.29%) MS Project
4 3 (1.38%) PaintShop Pro
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.92%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 35 (16.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (26.15%) TCP/IP
2 42 (19.27%) DNS
3 37 (16.97%) HTTPS
4 23 (10.55%) SSL
4 23 (10.55%) SAN
5 18 (8.26%) LAN
6 17 (7.80%) HTTP
7 16 (7.34%) Wireshark
7 16 (7.34%) DHCP
8 14 (6.42%) WAN
8 14 (6.42%) Firewall
9 12 (5.50%) Internet
10 6 (2.75%) OSPF
10 6 (2.75%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (2.75%) Network Security
10 6 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.29%) VLAN
12 4 (1.83%) WLAN
12 4 (1.83%) LDAP
12 4 (1.83%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (2.29%) EDMS
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (0.92%) Informix
8 2 (0.92%) MySQL
8 2 (0.92%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (9.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (8.26%) LoadRunner
3 10 (4.59%) StarTeam
4 5 (2.29%) Hudson
4 5 (2.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.92%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.92%) Toad
5 2 (0.92%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.46%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.46%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.46%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.46%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (3.67%) Finance
2 5 (2.29%) Military
3 2 (0.92%) Legal
3 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (15.60%) Analyst
2 25 (11.47%) Test Analyst
3 22 (10.09%) Support Engineer
4 18 (8.26%) Developer
5 17 (7.80%) Tester
6 12 (5.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 12 (5.50%) Build Engineer
6 12 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.13%) Desktop Support
7 9 (4.13%) Performance Tester
8 8 (3.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (3.67%) Administrator
8 8 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (3.21%) Server Engineer
9 7 (3.21%) Test Specialist
10 6 (2.75%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (2.75%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (2.75%) Network Engineer
10 6 (2.75%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (21.56%) .NET
1 47 (21.56%) ASP.NET
2 45 (20.64%) HTML
3 39 (17.89%) JSP
4 13 (5.96%) jQuery
5 12 (5.50%) XML
6 8 (3.67%) XSLT
6 8 (3.67%) WCF
6 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 7 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.75%) CSS
8 6 (2.75%) Ajax
9 4 (1.83%) SOAP
9 4 (1.83%) Web Services
9 4 (1.83%) SAML
10 3 (1.38%) JPA
11 2 (0.92%) WinForms
11 2 (0.92%) JSF
12 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.46%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.59%) Blackberry
2 8 (3.67%) Clustering
3 6 (2.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.75%) Replication
4 5 (2.29%) Open Source
5 3 (1.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.92%) MPEG
6 2 (0.92%) DTV
6 2 (0.92%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.92%) Derivative
6 2 (0.92%) iPhone
7 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.46%) PKI
7 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.46%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 218 (100.00%) Windows
2 163 (74.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (47.25%) Windows XP
4 55 (25.23%) UNIX
5 47 (21.56%) Windows 2000
6 41 (18.81%) Windows 7
7 34 (15.60%) Linux
8 33 (15.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (5.50%) Windows Vista
10 9 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.21%) Solaris
12 5 (2.29%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.83%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.38%) Debian
15 2 (0.92%) SUSE
15 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.43%) ITIL
2 35 (16.06%) Software Testing
3 27 (12.39%) Test Scripting
4 21 (9.63%) Workflow
4 21 (9.63%) Configuration Management
5 20 (9.17%) Migration
6 19 (8.72%) Knowledge Management
6 19 (8.72%) Test Strategy
7 18 (8.26%) Performance Testing
8 17 (7.80%) Validation
9 12 (5.50%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.59%) Data Protection
11 9 (4.13%) Unit Testing
11 9 (4.13%) Test Automation
11 9 (4.13%) Service Management
12 8 (3.67%) MVC
12 8 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.67%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.67%) Load Testing
12 8 (3.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.85%) JavaScript
2 38 (17.43%) SQL
3 30 (13.76%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.05%) C#
5 9 (4.13%) Java
5 9 (4.13%) Perl
6 8 (3.67%) C
6 8 (3.67%) VBScript
6 8 (3.67%) VB
7 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.29%) PHP
7 5 (2.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.46%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.46%) PHP5
9 1 (0.46%) XPath
9 1 (0.46%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 136 (62.39%) Security Cleared
2 86 (39.45%) SC Cleared
3 54 (24.77%) DV Cleared
4 39 (17.89%) ISTQB
5 38 (17.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (5.50%) CCNA
8 11 (5.05%) CCNP
9 7 (3.21%) Degree
9 7 (3.21%) MCSE
10 4 (1.83%) ISEB
10 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.83%) VCP5
11 3 (1.38%) MCTS
12 2 (0.92%) MCITP
12 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.46%) HP AIS
13 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) QA
2 7 (3.21%) SLA
3 3 (1.38%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (33.49%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.63%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.80%) vSphere
5 16 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (7.34%) Nmap
6 13 (5.96%) VMware ESX
7 12 (5.50%) XenApp
8 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.83%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.92%) XenServer
9 2 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (17.89%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (9.17%) SCCM
3 18 (8.26%) McAfee ePO
3 18 (8.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (7.34%) Nessus
4 16 (7.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (5.96%) SCOM
6 10 (4.59%) SCVMM
6 10 (4.59%) SCDPM
7 8 (3.67%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.83%) Netcool
8 4 (1.83%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.92%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.92%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.46%) MOM
10 1 (0.46%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 101 (46.33%) Microsoft
2 69 (31.65%) HP
3 57 (26.15%) Oracle
3 57 (26.15%) VMware
4 22 (10.09%) McAfee
5 21 (9.63%) Citrix
6 18 (8.26%) Cisco
7 12 (5.50%) Lumension
8 11 (5.05%) Lotus
9 10 (4.59%) Borland
9 10 (4.59%) Juniper
10 9 (4.13%) Sophos
11 8 (3.67%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.21%) Brocade
13 6 (2.75%) Intel
13 6 (2.75%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.29%) Blue Coat
14 5 (2.29%) Symantec
14 5 (2.29%) IBM
15 4 (1.83%) Adobe
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