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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 59 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 10 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.53% 1.93% 4.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.19% 6.94% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£285 £256 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £145 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £291 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £311
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £90.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+500.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
210 144 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.73% 27.85% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 56 77
Average daily rate £340 £299 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.80% -29.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £155 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £494 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £26.50 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Watford -4 3 £110 -63.02%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - - 1
St Albans - 2 - -
Stevenage -1 1 £320 +204.76% 2
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows XP
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) DNS
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
7 9 (29.03%) MS Office
8 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) Symantec
10 6 (19.35%) DHCP
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
11 5 (16.13%) CRM
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
12 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (12.90%) Firewall
12 4 (12.90%) LAN
12 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
12 4 (12.90%) SAN
12 4 (12.90%) HP
12 4 (12.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) IPsec
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) PVCS
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (9.68%) Toad
1 3 (9.68%) JDeveloper
1 3 (9.68%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) iPhone
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows XP
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) UNIX
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) CRM
2 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
2 3 (9.68%) UML
2 3 (9.68%) RAD
2 3 (9.68%) SSADM
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.23%) Workflow Management
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) People Management
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.23%) VMFS
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) Symantec
4 4 (12.90%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) Remedy
5 3 (9.68%) Serena
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Epicor
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Sage
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Lumension
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago