The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 88 85 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -36
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 15 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 1.10% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.46% 5.04% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 19
Median daily rate £375 £420 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +127.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £254 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £447 £213
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.35% +17.96%
Windows Server 2003
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
336 357 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.80% 21.83% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 223 130
Median daily rate £394 £350 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +89.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £460 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £9.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (73.68%) VMware
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
7 9 (47.37%) Linux
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
9 7 (36.84%) SCCM
10 6 (31.58%) Migration
10 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
10 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (21.05%) Cisco
11 4 (21.05%) SAN
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
12 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
12 3 (15.79%) F5
12 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
12 3 (15.79%) Perl
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (15.79%) Citrix
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Web Operations
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) Information Management
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.26%) Opsview
3 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) Veeam
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) CommVault
7 1 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
7 1 (5.26%) Lotus
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec