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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 24 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 139 53 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.47% 3.24% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.94% 12.77% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 25 26
Average daily rate
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£323 £320 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £176 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £390 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -24.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £27.50 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
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
697 415 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.46% 25.40% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 231 216
Average daily rate £325 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 34 59
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 £9.20 £12.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £46.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 37 £323 -14.00% 2
Basingstoke +27 29 £331 +128.44% 1
Southampton +5 17 £225 -26.82% 3
Portsmouth +7 12 £233 -25.60% 2
Winchester +5 6 £350 +24.44% 3
Farnborough -7 3 £225 -30.76% 1
Andover -8 2 £335 -
Fareham - 2 £190 - 2
Havant +1 1 - - 4
Aldershot - - - -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Windows
2 172 (68.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 139 (55.16%) Security Cleared
4 127 (50.40%) Microsoft
5 99 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 96 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 91 (36.11%) VMware
8 88 (34.92%) Windows XP
9 60 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 57 (22.62%) HP
11 54 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 52 (20.63%) UNIX
13 49 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (18.65%) DV Cleared
14 47 (18.65%) Windows 7
15 45 (17.86%) MS Office
15 45 (17.86%) Oracle
15 45 (17.86%) Citrix
16 41 (16.27%) SQL
17 40 (15.87%) TCP/IP
17 40 (15.87%) DNS
18 38 (15.08%) Windows 2000
18 38 (15.08%) MS Excel
19 36 (14.29%) SQL Server
19 36 (14.29%) JavaScript
20 33 (13.10%) ITIL
20 33 (13.10%) Linux
20 33 (13.10%) Migration
21 32 (12.70%) McAfee
22 31 (12.30%) .NET

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 60 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 22 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (8.73%) Lync
5 13 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (4.37%) IIS
7 9 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.78%) Apache
9 5 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.59%) Drupal
10 4 (1.59%) WordPress
10 4 (1.59%) CMS
11 3 (1.19%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.79%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.40%) Site Server
Applications
1 45 (17.86%) MS Office
2 38 (15.08%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (9.13%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.19%) assyst
3 2 (0.79%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.87%) DNS
1 40 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 29 (11.51%) SAN
3 21 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 21 (8.33%) DHCP
4 19 (7.54%) Firewall
5 18 (7.14%) LAN
6 15 (5.95%) WAN
7 12 (4.76%) SSL
7 12 (4.76%) Internet
8 11 (4.37%) Network Security
9 10 (3.97%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (3.97%) OSPF
9 10 (3.97%) HTTP
10 9 (3.57%) VLAN
10 9 (3.57%) Wireshark
11 8 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.38%) NAS
12 6 (2.38%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.98%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.57%) MySQL
5 7 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.38%) EDMS
7 5 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.79%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (4.37%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (4.37%) LoadRunner
2 7 (2.78%) StarTeam
3 5 (1.98%) Subversion
4 3 (1.19%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.79%) Moq
5 2 (0.79%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.40%) NUnit
General
1 17 (6.75%) Finance
2 5 (1.98%) Back Office
2 5 (1.98%) Military
3 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.79%) Italian Language
4 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (18.65%) Analyst
2 21 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 17 (6.75%) Developer
3 17 (6.75%) Test Analyst
3 17 (6.75%) Administrator
4 12 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 12 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 10 (3.97%) Network Engineer
5 10 (3.97%) Consultant
5 10 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (3.97%) Tester
6 9 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (3.57%) Server Analyst
7 8 (3.17%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
8 7 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 7 (2.78%) Support Analyst
8 7 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.30%) .NET
2 30 (11.90%) ASP.NET
3 28 (11.11%) HTML
4 24 (9.52%) JSP
5 13 (5.16%) jQuery
6 12 (4.76%) XML
7 8 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.78%) XSLT
8 7 (2.78%) SOAP
8 7 (2.78%) Web Services
8 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 7 (2.78%) WCF
9 6 (2.38%) CSS
10 5 (1.98%) Ajax
10 5 (1.98%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (1.19%) Symfony
11 3 (1.19%) Application Packaging
11 3 (1.19%) Software Packaging
12 2 (0.79%) NHibernate
12 2 (0.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.73%) Clustering
3 10 (3.97%) Replication
4 7 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (1.98%) User Experience
6 4 (1.59%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.19%) HACMP
7 3 (1.19%) CMDB
7 3 (1.19%) Open Source
8 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.79%) Derivative
8 2 (0.79%) MPEG
8 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.79%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.40%) PKI
9 1 (0.40%) DTV
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 252 (100.00%) Windows
2 172 (68.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (34.92%) Windows XP
4 52 (20.63%) UNIX
5 49 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (18.65%) Windows 7
7 38 (15.08%) Windows 2000
8 33 (13.10%) Linux
9 13 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.37%) Windows Vista
11 8 (3.17%) Solaris
12 7 (2.78%) Debian
13 5 (1.98%) AIX
14 2 (0.79%) HPUX
14 2 (0.79%) SUSE
14 2 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.10%) ITIL
1 33 (13.10%) Migration
2 21 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 20 (7.94%) Test Scripting
4 17 (6.75%) Knowledge Management
5 15 (5.95%) Unit Testing
5 15 (5.95%) Configuration Management
6 14 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.56%) MVC
7 12 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 12 (4.76%) Network Management
8 11 (4.37%) Test Strategy
8 11 (4.37%) Service Management
9 10 (3.97%) Workflow
9 10 (3.97%) Validation
10 9 (3.57%) Change Management
10 9 (3.57%) Time Management
10 9 (3.57%) Integration Testing
11 8 (3.17%) OO
11 8 (3.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.27%) SQL
2 36 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 30 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 15 (5.95%) VBScript
5 10 (3.97%) VB
5 10 (3.97%) C#
5 10 (3.97%) Java
6 7 (2.78%) PHP
7 5 (1.98%) PHP5
8 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.19%) C
10 2 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.40%) C++
11 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 139 (55.16%) Security Cleared
2 96 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 47 (18.65%) DV Cleared
4 25 (9.92%) ISTQB
4 25 (9.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (5.95%) MCSE
7 14 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (5.16%) CCNP
8 13 (5.16%) CCNA
9 11 (4.37%) Degree
10 4 (1.59%) ISEB
11 3 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.19%) MCTS
11 3 (1.19%) MCITP
12 2 (0.79%) MCSA
12 2 (0.79%) VCP5
13 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.40%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.14%) SLA
2 10 (3.97%) QA
3 4 (1.59%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 54 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.71%) VMware ESX
4 23 (9.13%) vSphere
5 17 (6.75%) XenApp
6 15 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.97%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.57%) Nmap
9 7 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (2.38%) XenServer
11 4 (1.59%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.79%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.79%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 21 (8.33%) SCCM
1 21 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (5.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (4.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (3.97%) ARCserve
6 9 (3.57%) Nessus
7 8 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (3.17%) HP SIM
8 6 (2.38%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.98%) SCOM
9 5 (1.98%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (1.59%) Unicenter
11 3 (1.19%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.19%) Data Guard
11 3 (1.19%) Netcool
12 2 (0.79%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 127 (50.40%) Microsoft
2 91 (36.11%) VMware
3 57 (22.62%) HP
4 45 (17.86%) Oracle
4 45 (17.86%) Citrix
5 32 (12.70%) McAfee
6 23 (9.13%) Symantec
7 20 (7.94%) Cisco
8 15 (5.95%) CA
8 15 (5.95%) Lumension
8 15 (5.95%) Red Hat
9 13 (5.16%) 3PAR
10 10 (3.97%) Brocade
11 9 (3.57%) Altiris
11 9 (3.57%) Juniper
12 8 (3.17%) IBM
12 8 (3.17%) Sophos
13 7 (2.78%) NetApp
13 7 (2.78%) Borland
14 6 (2.38%) Intel
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £304.69 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago