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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 25 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 128 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.19% 3.57% 4.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.58% 13.00% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 36 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £431 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 13
Average hourly rate £19.75 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £26.30 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
622 477 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.09% 27.45% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 278 261
Average daily rate £329 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £171 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 71
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 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

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 17 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 17 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 17 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 29 £360 +148.27% 4
Hook +11 29 £305 -18.55%
Southampton +1 19 £238 -40.62% 2
Portsmouth -3 6 £260 +160.00% 4
Winchester +3 4 £363 +28.88% 1
Farnborough -1 3 £225 -50.00%
Andover +3 2 £335 - 1
Fareham - 2 £190 -
Havant - - - - 2
Aldershot - - - - 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 236 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (71.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 136 (57.63%) Security Cleared
4 109 (46.19%) Microsoft
5 89 (37.71%) SC Cleared
6 84 (35.59%) Active Directory
7 83 (35.17%) Windows XP
8 79 (33.47%) VMware
9 65 (27.54%) HP
10 55 (23.31%) Oracle
11 54 (22.88%) UNIX
12 53 (22.46%) TCP/IP
12 53 (22.46%) DV Cleared
13 51 (21.61%) MS Exchange
14 50 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 47 (19.92%) Windows 2000
16 45 (19.07%) JavaScript
16 45 (19.07%) Windows Server 2012
17 44 (18.64%) DNS
18 41 (17.37%) .NET
18 41 (17.37%) Citrix
19 40 (16.95%) ASP.NET
20 38 (16.10%) SQL
21 37 (15.68%) Linux
22 35 (14.83%) HTML
23 34 (14.41%) ISTQB
24 33 (13.98%) Windows 7
24 33 (13.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 33 (13.98%) MS Excel
25 32 (13.56%) JSP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 51 (21.61%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (9.75%) SharePoint
3 21 (8.90%) Lync
4 18 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.81%) IIS
6 9 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.39%) Apache
8 5 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.69%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.69%) MS Project Server
9 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.27%) CMS
10 3 (1.27%) WordPress
10 3 (1.27%) Drupal
11 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.56%) MS Office
3 5 (2.12%) MS Project
4 2 (0.85%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 31 (13.14%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.27%) assyst
3 2 (0.85%) Maximo
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (22.46%) TCP/IP
2 44 (18.64%) DNS
3 32 (13.56%) SAN
4 31 (13.14%) HTTPS
5 20 (8.47%) DHCP
6 18 (7.63%) SSL
7 17 (7.20%) LAN
8 16 (6.78%) HTTP
9 14 (5.93%) Firewall
9 14 (5.93%) WAN
10 11 (4.66%) Wireshark
11 10 (4.24%) Internet
12 9 (3.81%) OSPF
12 9 (3.81%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (3.81%) Network Security
12 9 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (3.39%) VLAN
14 6 (2.54%) NAS
14 6 (2.54%) NetScaler
15 5 (2.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.39%) MySQL
5 7 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.54%) EDMS
7 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.27%) Informix
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (7.20%) QuickTest Pro
1 17 (7.20%) LoadRunner
2 8 (3.39%) StarTeam
3 4 (1.69%) Subversion
4 3 (1.27%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (0.85%) Moq
5 2 (0.85%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.42%) NUnit
General
1 13 (5.51%) Finance
2 5 (2.12%) Back Office
3 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
3 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.42%) Military
4 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (16.10%) Analyst
2 22 (9.32%) Support Engineer
3 21 (8.90%) Test Analyst
4 18 (7.63%) Administrator
5 17 (7.20%) Developer
6 14 (5.93%) Tester
7 13 (5.51%) Build Engineer
8 10 (4.24%) Consultant
8 10 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (3.81%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.81%) Performance Tester
10 8 (3.39%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (2.97%) Desktop Support
11 7 (2.97%) Test Specialist
11 7 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.97%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.97%) Windows Administrator
11 7 (2.97%) Integration Analyst
11 7 (2.97%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.37%) .NET
2 40 (16.95%) ASP.NET
3 35 (14.83%) HTML
4 32 (13.56%) JSP
5 12 (5.08%) jQuery
6 10 (4.24%) XML
7 8 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.97%) XSLT
8 7 (2.97%) WCF
8 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 6 (2.54%) SOAP
9 6 (2.54%) Web Services
10 5 (2.12%) CSS
11 4 (1.69%) Ajax
11 4 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (1.69%) SAML
12 3 (1.27%) Symfony
12 3 (1.27%) Software Packaging
12 3 (1.27%) Application Packaging
12 3 (1.27%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.05%) Clustering
3 8 (3.39%) Replication
4 7 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.97%) User Experience
5 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.12%) Open Source
6 3 (1.27%) MPEG
6 3 (1.27%) HACMP
6 3 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.27%) Streaming Video
6 3 (1.27%) CMDB
7 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.85%) Derivative
7 2 (0.85%) DTV
8 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) PKI
8 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 236 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (71.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (35.17%) Windows XP
4 54 (22.88%) UNIX
5 47 (19.92%) Windows 2000
6 45 (19.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (15.68%) Linux
8 33 (13.98%) Windows 7
9 14 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.66%) Windows Vista
11 8 (3.39%) Solaris
12 6 (2.54%) Debian
13 5 (2.12%) AIX
14 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.85%) SUSE
15 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.14%) ITIL
2 29 (12.29%) Software Testing
3 27 (11.44%) Migration
4 23 (9.75%) Test Scripting
5 20 (8.47%) Knowledge Management
6 17 (7.20%) Configuration Management
6 17 (7.20%) Performance Testing
7 15 (6.36%) Service Management
8 14 (5.93%) Test Strategy
8 14 (5.93%) Workflow
9 13 (5.51%) MVC
9 13 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.08%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.08%) Validation
11 10 (4.24%) Network Management
12 9 (3.81%) Change Management
12 9 (3.81%) Integration Testing
12 9 (3.81%) Time Management
13 8 (3.39%) Load Testing
13 8 (3.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.07%) JavaScript
2 38 (16.10%) SQL
3 27 (11.44%) PowerShell
4 15 (6.36%) VBScript
5 13 (5.51%) VB
5 13 (5.51%) Java
6 12 (5.08%) C#
7 8 (3.39%) PHP
8 5 (2.12%) C
9 4 (1.69%) PHP5
9 4 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.69%) Perl
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 136 (57.63%) Security Cleared
2 89 (37.71%) SC Cleared
3 53 (22.46%) DV Cleared
4 34 (14.41%) ISTQB
5 33 (13.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 20 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (7.20%) CCNA
9 16 (6.78%) CCNP
10 14 (5.93%) MCSE
11 11 (4.66%) Degree
12 4 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.69%) VCP5
12 4 (1.69%) ISEB
13 3 (1.27%) MCTS
14 2 (0.85%) MCITP
14 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.42%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) SLA
2 9 (3.81%) QA
3 3 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 84 (35.59%) Active Directory
2 50 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.75%) vSphere
3 23 (9.75%) VMware ESX
4 20 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (7.20%) XenApp
6 13 (5.51%) Hyper-V
7 11 (4.66%) Nmap
8 6 (2.54%) XenServer
8 6 (2.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.69%) Shibboleth
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.85%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (13.14%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (8.47%) SCCM
3 17 (7.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (6.36%) McAfee ePO
5 14 (5.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (4.66%) Nessus
7 9 (3.81%) ARCserve
8 8 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (2.97%) HP SIM
10 5 (2.12%) Backup Exec
10 5 (2.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (1.27%) Unicenter
12 3 (1.27%) Netcool
12 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
12 3 (1.27%) SCOM
12 3 (1.27%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 109 (46.19%) Microsoft
2 79 (33.47%) VMware
3 65 (27.54%) HP
4 55 (23.31%) Oracle
5 41 (17.37%) Citrix
6 20 (8.47%) Symantec
6 20 (8.47%) McAfee
7 18 (7.63%) Cisco
8 16 (6.78%) Red Hat
9 15 (6.36%) 3PAR
10 13 (5.51%) Juniper
11 12 (5.08%) Brocade
11 12 (5.08%) Lumension
12 11 (4.66%) CA
13 10 (4.24%) Intel
14 9 (3.81%) Altiris
15 8 (3.39%) Sophos
15 8 (3.39%) IBM
15 8 (3.39%) Borland
16 7 (2.97%) NetApp
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