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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 35 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.06% 2.31% 5.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 8.89% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £263 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -11.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -16.88%
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
76 90 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.86% 26.01% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 30
Median daily rate £290 £295 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +47.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £81 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £30.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 6 May 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 2 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (12.50%) MCSE
7 1 (12.50%) MCSA
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) IPv4
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) PBX
7 1 (12.50%) DHCP
7 1 (12.50%) DNS

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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) PBX
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) Server Building
1 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
1 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp