The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 21 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.90% - 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.69% - 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £255 - £188
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 - £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £198
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

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

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.83% 16.84% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 24
Median daily rate £255 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £123 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -14.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) Intel Security
5 5 (50.00%) Mimecast
5 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (20.00%) Acronis
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (20.00%) High Availability
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
8 2 (20.00%) SaaS
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Acronis
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Lotus