The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / Kent
Rank 37 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.20% 0.29% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 1.69% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £325 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +136.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.78% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+17.00% +14.84%

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.12% 16.91% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 40
Median daily rate £325 £400 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +95.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £510 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (84.21%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) Nessus
4 12 (63.16%) MCITP
4 12 (63.16%) LANDesk
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (63.16%) SolarWinds
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (63.16%) MCSE
4 12 (63.16%) MCSA
4 12 (63.16%) MCP
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) SCCM
6 5 (26.32%) Wyse
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) XenApp
6 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (26.32%) BitLocker
6 5 (26.32%) Server Patching
6 5 (26.32%) Application Virtualisation
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) CA

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Floorwalker
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
1 5 (26.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Application Virtualisation
1 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
1 5 (26.32%) Server Patching
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) MCITP
1 12 (63.16%) MCP
1 12 (63.16%) MCSA
1 12 (63.16%) MCSE
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) BitLocker
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Nessus
2 6 (31.58%) SCCM
3 5 (26.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) LANDesk
2 12 (63.16%) SolarWinds
3 5 (26.32%) AppSense
3 5 (26.32%) CA
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) Symantec
3 5 (26.32%) Wyse
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco