The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 18 April 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 Hemel Hempstead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 15 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.94% 9.43% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 27.78% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £305 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
Operating Systems Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 20.59% 33.96% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Average daily rate £250 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
4 16 (80.00%) Windows XP
5 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (55.00%) VB
7 9 (45.00%) VMware
8 8 (40.00%) VBScript
9 7 (35.00%) HTML
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) NetApp
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (25.00%) HP
11 5 (25.00%) Clustering
11 5 (25.00%) McAfee
12 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (20.00%) DHCP
12 4 (20.00%) DNS
12 4 (20.00%) MCSE
13 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
13 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
13 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (15.00%) XenApp

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) X.400
3 1 (5.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (55.00%) VB
2 8 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) HP NNM
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) McAfee
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Lotus