The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 272 175 135
Rank change year-on-year
-97 -40
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 170 307 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 1.31% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.63% 6.07% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 198 243
Median daily rate £350 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £192 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £288 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.47% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 22
Median hourly rate £15.20 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £23.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +19.04%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4684 5060 5358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.79% 21.59% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3308 3402 3613
Median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £194 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 181 239
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.86 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.79% +14.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 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
City of London -27 32 £340 -2.85% 6
Croydon -15 3 - -
Ealing - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 - -
Ilford +4 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 330 (100.00%) Windows
2 230 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 202 (61.21%) Windows Server
4 186 (56.36%) Active Directory
5 157 (47.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 144 (43.64%) Microsoft
7 131 (39.70%) VMware
8 87 (26.36%) Citrix
8 87 (26.36%) Windows 7
9 83 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 80 (24.24%) MS Exchange
11 75 (22.73%) Linux
12 74 (22.42%) Finance
13 67 (20.30%) Migration
14 66 (20.00%) MS Office
15 65 (19.70%) ITIL
16 58 (17.58%) Firewall
17 56 (16.97%) SQL
17 56 (16.97%) DNS
18 52 (15.76%) SQL Server
19 50 (15.15%) Windows XP
20 49 (14.85%) Cisco
21 48 (14.55%) Data Centre
22 47 (14.24%) DHCP
23 46 (13.94%) IIS
24 45 (13.64%) MS Excel
24 45 (13.64%) HP
25 44 (13.33%) WAN
26 43 (13.03%) LAN
27 42 (12.73%) SCCM

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 80 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 46 (13.94%) IIS
3 37 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 21 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (5.76%) Apache
6 19 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (4.85%) Skype for Business
9 14 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (3.94%) WebSphere
11 12 (3.64%) IBM Notes
11 12 (3.64%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.52%) JBoss
12 5 (1.52%) nginx
12 5 (1.52%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.21%) Confluence
13 4 (1.21%) IBM Domino
13 4 (1.21%) MediaWiki
13 4 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 66 (20.00%) MS Office
2 45 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.52%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) MS Project
7 1 (0.30%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Eikon
2 3 (0.91%) BusinessWare
2 3 (0.91%) Exstream
2 3 (0.91%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.30%) assyst
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.82%) Office 365
2 20 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.52%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.21%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.21%) IaaS
5 4 (1.21%) SaaS
6 3 (0.91%) PaaS
7 2 (0.61%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.30%) GitHub
8 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (17.58%) Firewall
2 56 (16.97%) DNS
3 47 (14.24%) DHCP
4 44 (13.33%) WAN
5 43 (13.03%) LAN
6 41 (12.42%) SAN
7 33 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 33 (10.00%) VPN
8 17 (5.15%) FTP
8 17 (5.15%) Wireless
9 15 (4.55%) VLAN
10 13 (3.94%) LDAP
10 13 (3.94%) NAS
11 11 (3.33%) Internet
11 11 (3.33%) NetScaler
11 11 (3.33%) Network Security
11 11 (3.33%) SNMP
11 11 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (2.42%) MySQL
7 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.91%) DB2
11 3 (0.91%) DB2 UDB
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.30%) BODI
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.52%) JIRA
3 4 (1.21%) Hudson
3 4 (1.21%) Subversion
3 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (22.42%) Finance
2 25 (7.58%) Banking
3 20 (6.06%) Legal
4 14 (4.24%) Law
5 9 (2.73%) Back Office
6 8 (2.42%) Retail
7 6 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.52%) Advertising
9 4 (1.21%) Front Office
9 4 (1.21%) German Language
9 4 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.21%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.91%) French Language
10 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.91%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.61%) Marketing
11 2 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (16.36%) Analyst
2 44 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (11.82%) Windows Engineer
4 36 (10.91%) Server Engineer
5 31 (9.39%) Support Engineer
6 26 (7.88%) Service Analyst
7 25 (7.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 25 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 24 (7.27%) Windows Server Engineer
9 23 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 23 (6.97%) Administrator
10 20 (6.06%) Architect
11 19 (5.76%) VMware Engineer
12 18 (5.45%) Project Manager
12 18 (5.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
14 15 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
14 15 (4.55%) Consultant
14 15 (4.55%) Desktop Support
15 14 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.03%) .NET
2 6 (1.82%) HTML
2 6 (1.82%) jQuery
2 6 (1.82%) Web Services
3 5 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.52%) XML
4 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.91%) Ajax
4 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.91%) J2EE
4 3 (0.91%) LAMP
4 3 (0.91%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.91%) Middleware
4 3 (0.91%) MSMQ
4 3 (0.91%) XSLT
5 2 (0.61%) CSS3
5 2 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.61%) JSON
5 2 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (0.61%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.70%) Blackberry
3 21 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.36%) Clustering
4 17 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.73%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.12%) NHS
6 7 (2.12%) Replication
7 4 (1.21%) BBC
7 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.21%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.21%) FMCG
7 4 (1.21%) iPad
7 4 (1.21%) iPhone
7 4 (1.21%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.21%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.21%) Wiki
8 3 (0.91%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 330 (100.00%) Windows
2 230 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 202 (61.21%) Windows Server
4 157 (47.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (26.36%) Windows 7
6 75 (22.73%) Linux
7 50 (15.15%) Windows XP
8 24 (7.27%) SUSE
9 21 (6.36%) Mac OS X
10 20 (6.06%) Windows 8
11 19 (5.76%) Windows Vista
12 17 (5.15%) CentOS
13 16 (4.85%) Windows 2000
14 15 (4.55%) Unix
15 12 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (3.64%) Windows 10
15 12 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (3.03%) Android
16 10 (3.03%) Solaris
17 9 (2.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (20.30%) Migration
2 65 (19.70%) ITIL
3 26 (7.88%) Project Management
4 24 (7.27%) Problem Management
5 23 (6.97%) Asset Management
6 21 (6.36%) Service Management
7 17 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (4.85%) Change Control
9 15 (4.55%) Change Management
10 14 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (3.94%) Configuration Management
11 13 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (3.33%) High Availability
12 11 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (3.33%) PRINCE2
13 10 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (2.73%) Network Management
14 9 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (2.73%) Service Delivery
14 9 (2.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.97%) SQL
2 36 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 12 (3.64%) Perl
4 11 (3.33%) C#
5 10 (3.03%) VB
6 8 (2.42%) Java
7 7 (2.12%) AWK
7 7 (2.12%) sed
7 7 (2.12%) VBScript
8 6 (1.82%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.82%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.91%) Groovy
11 3 (0.91%) PHP
11 3 (0.91%) Python
11 3 (0.91%) VBA
12 2 (0.61%) Ruby
12 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (9.39%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (7.58%) MCSE
4 23 (6.97%) CCNA
5 21 (6.36%) Degree
6 12 (3.64%) MCP
7 9 (2.73%) MCSA
8 7 (2.12%) CCNP
8 7 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.52%) CISSP
9 5 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.52%) MCDST
9 5 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.21%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.21%) MCTS
10 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.91%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (0.91%) CCSP
11 3 (0.91%) CISM
11 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.85%) SLA
2 10 (3.03%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) ISO15022
3 2 (0.61%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 186 (56.36%) Active Directory
2 83 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 33 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 28 (8.48%) vSphere
6 25 (7.58%) XenApp
7 17 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (4.85%) XenDesktop
9 14 (4.24%) StorNext
10 11 (3.33%) KVM
10 11 (3.33%) Samba
10 11 (3.33%) XenServer
11 9 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (2.12%) Xsan
13 6 (1.82%) Terminal Server
14 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (1.21%) Firmware
15 4 (1.21%) MetaFrame
15 4 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (1.21%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 42 (12.73%) SCCM
2 28 (8.48%) SCOM
3 12 (3.64%) Nagios
4 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (2.73%) vMotion
5 5 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (1.52%) HP SIM
5 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (1.52%) Puppet
5 5 (1.52%) WSUS
6 4 (1.21%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.21%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.91%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.91%) Control-M
7 3 (0.91%) DameWare
7 3 (0.91%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.91%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 144 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 131 (39.70%) VMware
3 87 (26.36%) Citrix
4 49 (14.85%) Cisco
5 45 (13.64%) HP
6 23 (6.97%) Oracle
7 21 (6.36%) Red Hat
8 18 (5.45%) Dell
9 14 (4.24%) Symantec
10 12 (3.64%) Apple
10 12 (3.64%) IBM
10 12 (3.64%) iManage
10 12 (3.64%) Lotus
11 11 (3.33%) EMC
11 11 (3.33%) NetApp
12 10 (3.03%) Adobe
12 10 (3.03%) Bloomberg
12 10 (3.03%) LANDesk
13 8 (2.42%) Juniper
14 7 (2.12%) Google
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