The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 27 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.31% 3.46% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.55% 16.39% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £238 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +18.75%
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 61 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.73% 21.11% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 34
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £238 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £12.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.95 £30.50
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 5 £250 -37.50% 1
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 4 (28.57%) VBScript
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) IPv4
4 1 (7.14%) PBX
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat