The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 50 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 3.91% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.29% 15.69% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 4
Median daily rate £300 £425 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +97.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £425 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.76% +9.55%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 204 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.06% 24.94% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 94 88
Median daily rate £364 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £123 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 37
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 6 £275 -35.29%
Stevenage +3 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 £375 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) MCITP
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
8 3 (18.75%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Office 365
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) MCSA

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) FISMA
1 1 (6.25%) HIPAA
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) NFS
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) PlateSpin
3 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas