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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 80 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 15 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 1.29% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.72% 6.10% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
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£225 £313 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £400 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.02 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.18% -5.18%
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
318 246 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.78% 21.10% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 143 86
Average daily rate £325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.32 £10.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £16.43 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (96.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (70.37%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Ubuntu
5 12 (44.44%) CentOS
6 11 (40.74%) Python
6 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
6 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) Splunk
9 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
9 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.93%) NHS
10 6 (22.22%) Service Management
10 6 (22.22%) Workflow
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Server
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (14.81%) SCCM
12 4 (14.81%) SCOM
12 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (11.11%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Domino Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) NHS
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (96.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Ubuntu
4 12 (44.44%) CentOS
5 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
6 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (7.41%) Debian
10 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) Change Control
3 1 (3.70%) Database Security
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Server
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.41%) UAG
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 3 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Splunk
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Siebel
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months Initially
Posted: 18 hours ago