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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 31 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.81% 2.14% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.82% 8.33% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 7
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£425 £215 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.67% -21.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.42% -49.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -18.60%
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
196 204 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.08% 25.66% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 101 52
Average daily rate £390 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £115 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
Watford +9 17 £425 +286.36% 1
Stevenage -8 4 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -9 3 - -
Royston - 2 £175 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £450 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 46 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (71.67%) Citrix
5 41 (68.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
7 24 (40.00%) VMware
7 24 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 24 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 22 (36.67%) Symantec
8 22 (36.67%) DNS
9 21 (35.00%) SCCM
9 21 (35.00%) SCOM
10 20 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 20 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 20 (33.33%) Terminal Services
11 18 (30.00%) DHCP
12 17 (28.33%) HP
13 14 (23.33%) Dell
14 13 (21.67%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
16 11 (18.33%) ITIL
17 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
17 10 (16.67%) Project Management
18 9 (15.00%) SQL
18 9 (15.00%) MS Office
18 9 (15.00%) Cisco
18 9 (15.00%) Android
18 9 (15.00%) XenApp

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) IIS
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Lync
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) DNS
2 18 (30.00%) DHCP
3 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.67%) SAN
5 6 (10.00%) Firewall
6 4 (6.67%) WAN
6 4 (6.67%) LAN
7 3 (5.00%) VLAN
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.33%) NAS
8 2 (3.33%) Internet
8 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.67%) PBX
9 1 (1.67%) Intranet
9 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.67%) Network Security
9 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (10.00%) Administrator
3 6 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.33%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (3.33%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.33%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Consultant
6 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Clustering
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Replication
3 4 (6.67%) CMDB
4 3 (5.00%) PKI
5 2 (3.33%) FMCG
5 2 (3.33%) iPhone
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.67%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.67%) Celerra
6 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.67%) VLE
6 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.67%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.67%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.67%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (68.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (21.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 9 (15.00%) Android
7 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.00%) Linux
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.67%) UNIX
10 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) ITIL
2 10 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (10.00%) Change Management
3 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
3 6 (10.00%) Server Building
4 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.00%) Time Management
6 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.33%) High Availability
6 2 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.67%) ERP
7 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (15.00%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) C#
4 3 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (11.67%) CCNA
2 6 (10.00%) MCSE
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 48 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 20 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (15.00%) XenApp
6 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.33%) vSphere
8 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.67%) XenServer
9 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) SCCM
1 21 (35.00%) SCOM
2 20 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Citrix
2 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.00%) VMware
4 22 (36.67%) Symantec
5 17 (28.33%) HP
6 14 (23.33%) Dell
7 9 (15.00%) Cisco
8 8 (13.33%) Apple
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle
9 5 (8.33%) ServiceNow
10 4 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.67%) IBM
10 4 (6.67%) EMC
11 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.33%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.67%) Brocade
12 1 (1.67%) Sophos
12 1 (1.67%) ReadSoft
12 1 (1.67%) Avaya
12 1 (1.67%) NetApp
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