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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 57 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 63 86 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.35% 4.29% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.71% 11.10% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 31
Average daily rate £325 £301 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.03% -8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -6.06%
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
538 775 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.65% 38.65% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 386 236
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 35
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 14 £323 +0.58% 1
Basingstoke +8 11 £325 - 2
Farnborough +12 4 £400 -3.03% 2
Southampton +9 4 £300 - 3
Portsmouth -8 2 - -
Havant +4 1 £440 +60.00% 1
Winchester -14 1 £314 +10.14% 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (66.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (58.02%) Active Directory
4 74 (56.49%) Security Cleared
5 64 (48.85%) Windows Server
6 59 (45.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (45.04%) SC Cleared
7 58 (44.27%) VMware
8 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
8 46 (35.11%) MS Exchange
9 41 (31.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (26.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (24.43%) Unix
12 30 (22.90%) MS Excel
13 28 (21.37%) Citrix
13 28 (21.37%) PowerShell
14 27 (20.61%) PaintShop Pro
14 27 (20.61%) MS Visio
15 26 (19.85%) SDLC
16 24 (18.32%) vSphere
17 23 (17.56%) HP
18 22 (16.79%) SCCM
19 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
19 20 (15.27%) Windows XP
20 19 (14.50%) ITIL
21 18 (13.74%) IIS
21 18 (13.74%) Windows 7
21 18 (13.74%) XenApp
22 17 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
23 16 (12.21%) Management Information System

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 46 (35.11%) MS Exchange
2 41 (31.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.74%) IIS
4 12 (9.16%) Lync
5 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.53%) Documentum
8 1 (0.76%) Apache
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Drupal
8 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (20.61%) MS Visio
2 27 (20.61%) PaintShop Pro
3 12 (9.16%) MS Office
4 3 (2.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
2 15 (11.45%) LAN
2 15 (11.45%) WAN
3 12 (9.16%) NetScaler
4 11 (8.40%) DNS
5 10 (7.63%) SNMP
5 10 (7.63%) SSL
6 9 (6.87%) DHCP
6 9 (6.87%) SAN
7 8 (6.11%) Firewall
8 6 (4.58%) Internet
9 3 (2.29%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.29%) VLAN
10 2 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.53%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.53%) LDAP
10 2 (1.53%) Network Security
10 2 (1.53%) OSPF
11 1 (0.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.11%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.29%) MySQL
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (1.53%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.53%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.76%) Trac
General
1 4 (3.05%) Finance
2 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.53%) Back Office
2 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.53%) Military
2 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.85%) Author
2 17 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (12.98%) Technical Author
3 14 (10.69%) Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.92%) Wintel Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Build Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Consultant
6 7 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.82%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.05%) IT Consultant
9 4 (3.05%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.29%) .NET
1 3 (2.29%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.53%) CSS
2 2 (1.53%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) Ajax
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.76%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) jQuery
3 1 (0.76%) LAMP
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
5 3 (2.29%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.76%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.76%) IVR
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (66.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (48.85%) Windows Server
4 59 (45.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (24.43%) Unix
6 20 (15.27%) Windows XP
7 18 (13.74%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.34%) Linux
9 5 (3.82%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.53%) Debian
12 2 (1.53%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.76%) AIX
13 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.76%) SUSE
13 1 (0.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.85%) SDLC
2 19 (14.50%) ITIL
3 17 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (10.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 11 (8.40%) Software Deployment
6 9 (6.87%) Change Management
6 9 (6.87%) Migration
6 9 (6.87%) Time Management
7 8 (6.11%) Project Management
8 5 (3.82%) Application Packaging
9 4 (3.05%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.05%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.29%) Automated Testing
10 3 (2.29%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.29%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.29%) ITSM
10 3 (2.29%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (2.29%) Network Management
10 3 (2.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (2.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.37%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.92%) SQL
3 9 (6.87%) VBScript
4 4 (3.05%) VB
5 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) COBOL
7 1 (0.76%) Java
7 1 (0.76%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 74 (56.49%) Security Cleared
2 59 (45.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) Degree
3 6 (4.58%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.29%) CCNA
5 3 (2.29%) CCNP
6 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.53%) MCITP
7 1 (0.76%) CISSP
7 1 (0.76%) GCIH
7 1 (0.76%) GIAC
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.76%) MCSA
7 1 (0.76%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) MCTS
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.76%) VCP5
7 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (58.02%) Active Directory
2 35 (26.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (18.32%) vSphere
4 18 (13.74%) XenApp
5 12 (9.16%) XenServer
6 11 (8.40%) VMware ESX
7 10 (7.63%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.53%) Firmware
10 2 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (16.79%) SCCM
2 6 (4.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (4.58%) WSUS
3 5 (3.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (3.05%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.05%) SCOM
5 3 (2.29%) Unicenter
6 2 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.53%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.53%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.76%) Puppet
7 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 58 (44.27%) VMware
2 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
3 28 (21.37%) Citrix
4 23 (17.56%) HP
5 10 (7.63%) Cisco
6 8 (6.11%) McAfee
7 7 (5.34%) CA
7 7 (5.34%) Oracle
8 6 (4.58%) Lumension
9 5 (3.82%) Symantec
10 3 (2.29%) arcserve
10 3 (2.29%) Brocade
10 3 (2.29%) Dell
10 3 (2.29%) IBM
10 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.29%) Remedy
11 1 (0.76%) Google
11 1 (0.76%) Intel
11 1 (0.76%) Wyse
11 1 (0.76%) Zend
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