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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 308 242 139
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -103
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 128 203 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.91% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.87% 4.33% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 117 250
Median daily rate £400 £326 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £218 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 20
Median hourly rate £50.00 £21.63 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.21% +10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £13.17 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.50 £43.25 £32.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.69
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -13.66%
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
4454 4690 5519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.52% 21.00% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3075 3177 3893
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 159 224
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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 -13 25 £425 +6.25% 2
New Malden -6 6 - -
Teddington - 5 - -
Enfield - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £240 -
Docklands, London - 1 £150 -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 281 (100.00%) Windows
2 196 (69.75%) Windows Server
3 184 (65.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 161 (57.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 156 (55.52%) Active Directory
6 154 (54.80%) VMware
7 125 (44.48%) Microsoft
8 87 (30.96%) Citrix
9 82 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 76 (27.05%) Finance
11 74 (26.33%) DNS
12 68 (24.20%) SAN
13 65 (23.13%) DHCP
13 65 (23.13%) Firewall
14 64 (22.78%) ITIL
15 63 (22.42%) Cisco
16 60 (21.35%) TCP/IP
16 60 (21.35%) Linux
16 60 (21.35%) MS Exchange
17 52 (18.51%) SQL
18 50 (17.79%) Windows 7
19 48 (17.08%) PowerShell
20 47 (16.73%) Migration
21 46 (16.37%) HP
22 45 (16.01%) IIS
23 44 (15.66%) Banking
23 44 (15.66%) SCCM
24 43 (15.30%) SQL Server
25 42 (14.95%) Hyper-V
26 38 (13.52%) VMware ESX

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 60 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 45 (16.01%) IIS
3 31 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (9.96%) SharePoint
5 22 (7.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 18 (6.41%) Apache
7 17 (6.05%) IBM Notes
8 15 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (4.63%) Skype for Business
10 12 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (2.85%) WebSphere
13 7 (2.49%) Tomcat
14 6 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (1.07%) Confluence
16 3 (1.07%) IBM Domino
16 3 (1.07%) MediaWiki
16 3 (1.07%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.03%) MS Office
3 10 (3.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (6.05%) Eikon
2 6 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.42%) Exstream
4 2 (0.71%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.36%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.68%) Office 365
2 16 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.14%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.42%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.71%) SaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 74 (26.33%) DNS
2 68 (24.20%) SAN
3 65 (23.13%) DHCP
3 65 (23.13%) Firewall
4 60 (21.35%) TCP/IP
5 31 (11.03%) iSCSI
5 31 (11.03%) WAN
6 30 (10.68%) VPN
7 29 (10.32%) NAS
8 26 (9.25%) Internet
9 25 (8.90%) LAN
10 18 (6.41%) VLAN
11 13 (4.63%) Network Security
12 12 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (4.27%) LDAP
13 11 (3.91%) MPLS
13 11 (3.91%) Wireless
14 10 (3.56%) NetScaler
14 10 (3.56%) Wireshark
15 9 (3.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.27%) MySQL
4 10 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.71%) BODI
7 2 (0.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.71%) DTS
7 2 (0.71%) OLTP
7 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (6.05%) TeamCity
2 9 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.42%) JIRA
3 4 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.42%) Toad
4 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.07%) Hudson
4 3 (1.07%) Subversion
5 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.71%) WiX
General
1 76 (27.05%) Finance
2 44 (15.66%) Banking
3 14 (4.98%) Retail
4 13 (4.63%) Retail Banking
5 11 (3.91%) Legal
6 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.78%) Back Office
7 5 (1.78%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.78%) Publishing
8 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.07%) Law
9 2 (0.71%) Games
9 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.71%) Marketing
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (14.59%) Administrator
1 41 (14.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (13.17%) Analyst
3 33 (11.74%) Support Engineer
4 29 (10.32%) Architect
5 23 (8.19%) Support Analyst
6 22 (7.83%) Desktop Support
7 19 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (6.05%) Windows Administrator
10 16 (5.69%) Wintel Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) Active Directory Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) Desktop Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) Service Desk Support
12 14 (4.98%) Windows Engineer
13 13 (4.63%) Consultant
13 13 (4.63%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.63%) Web Services
2 8 (2.85%) .NET
2 8 (2.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (2.14%) .NET Framework
3 6 (2.14%) Middleware
3 6 (2.14%) Node.js
4 2 (0.71%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.71%) Apache Camel
4 2 (0.71%) EJB
4 2 (0.71%) JAXB
4 2 (0.71%) JAX-WS
4 2 (0.71%) JMX
4 2 (0.71%) JSF
4 2 (0.71%) SAML
4 2 (0.71%) Spring
4 2 (0.71%) Spring Integration
4 2 (0.71%) XML
4 2 (0.71%) XML Schema
4 2 (0.71%) XSLT
5 1 (0.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.17%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.96%) Blackberry
3 16 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.69%) Clustering
4 15 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.98%) iPad
5 14 (4.98%) iPhone
6 11 (3.91%) EMC VNX
7 10 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.85%) CMDB
9 7 (2.49%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.14%) VCE vBlock
11 5 (1.78%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.42%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.42%) Thin Client
13 3 (1.07%) CLARiiON
13 3 (1.07%) Digital Media
13 3 (1.07%) PKI
13 3 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (1.07%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 281 (100.00%) Windows
2 196 (69.75%) Windows Server
3 184 (65.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 161 (57.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (21.35%) Linux
6 50 (17.79%) Windows 7
7 31 (11.03%) Windows XP
8 18 (6.41%) SUSE
8 18 (6.41%) Windows 2000
9 15 (5.34%) Unix
9 15 (5.34%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.56%) CentOS
11 10 (3.56%) Ubuntu
12 9 (3.20%) AIX
13 8 (2.85%) Solaris
14 7 (2.49%) Mac OS
15 6 (2.14%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.78%) Android
16 5 (1.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.78%) ITIL
2 47 (16.73%) Migration
3 25 (8.90%) Service Delivery
4 18 (6.41%) Configuration Management
5 15 (5.34%) Network Management
6 13 (4.63%) Network Architecture
7 12 (4.27%) High Availability
7 12 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (4.27%) Problem Management
7 12 (4.27%) Time Management
8 10 (3.56%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (3.56%) Change Management
8 10 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (3.56%) Service Management
9 9 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.20%) Patch Management
9 9 (3.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 8 (2.85%) CRM
10 8 (2.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (2.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.51%) SQL
2 48 (17.08%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.91%) VBScript
4 10 (3.56%) Perl
5 8 (2.85%) Java
5 8 (2.85%) PHP
6 7 (2.49%) VB
7 6 (2.14%) Python
8 5 (1.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) C
9 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (10.68%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (7.47%) CCNA
4 18 (6.41%) Security Cleared
5 17 (6.05%) MCSE
6 12 (4.27%) MCP
7 11 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (3.91%) MCSA
7 11 (3.91%) SC Cleared
8 10 (3.56%) CCNP
9 9 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.85%) Degree
11 7 (2.49%) CCDA
11 7 (2.49%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.49%) JNCIP
11 7 (2.49%) JNCIS
12 5 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.71%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.71%) VCAP
13 2 (0.71%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.12%) SLA
2 4 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.71%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 156 (55.52%) Active Directory
2 82 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (14.95%) Hyper-V
4 38 (13.52%) VMware ESX
5 28 (9.96%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (9.96%) XenApp
6 19 (6.76%) vSphere
7 9 (3.20%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (2.14%) XenServer
10 5 (1.78%) DFS Replication
10 5 (1.78%) NFS
11 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (1.07%) iptables
12 3 (1.07%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.07%) Postfix
12 3 (1.07%) Samba
12 3 (1.07%) vCloud
13 2 (0.71%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 44 (15.66%) SCCM
2 20 (7.12%) SCOM
3 18 (6.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (3.91%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.20%) Terraform
6 7 (2.49%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.14%) DameWare
8 5 (1.78%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.78%) PowerCLI
9 4 (1.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 4 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.07%) OpenView
10 3 (1.07%) Puppet
10 3 (1.07%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.07%) WSUS
10 3 (1.07%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.71%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.71%) OpenSSO
11 2 (0.71%) SnapVault
12 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 154 (54.80%) VMware
2 125 (44.48%) Microsoft
3 87 (30.96%) Citrix
4 63 (22.42%) Cisco
5 46 (16.37%) HP
6 29 (10.32%) Dell
7 24 (8.54%) Oracle
7 24 (8.54%) Red Hat
8 23 (8.19%) Bloomberg
9 19 (6.76%) Reuters
10 18 (6.41%) EMC
11 17 (6.05%) Lotus
12 16 (5.69%) Juniper
13 15 (5.34%) IBM
13 15 (5.34%) ServiceNow
14 13 (4.63%) NetApp
14 13 (4.63%) Symantec
15 11 (3.91%) 3PAR
16 10 (3.56%) Veeam
17 9 (3.20%) Riverbed
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