The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Maidenhead region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 18 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.84% 19.74% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 50.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Average daily rate £400 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.55% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 22.58% 39.47% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 0
Average daily rate £310 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) DNS
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) Windows 7
3 16 (84.21%) SCCM
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (73.68%) LAN
6 13 (68.42%) HP
6 13 (68.42%) SAN
6 13 (68.42%) Symantec
6 13 (68.42%) VMware
6 13 (68.42%) NetBackup
6 13 (68.42%) WSUS
7 12 (63.16%) vSphere
7 12 (63.16%) MPLS
7 12 (63.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (63.16%) VPN
7 12 (63.16%) Internet
8 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
8 11 (57.89%) Firewall
9 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
10 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
10 7 (36.84%) WAN
10 7 (36.84%) SMTP
10 7 (36.84%) HTTP
10 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
10 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
10 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (36.84%) Brocade

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) DNS
2 14 (73.68%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) SAN
4 12 (63.16%) Internet
4 12 (63.16%) MPLS
4 12 (63.16%) VPN
5 11 (57.89%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) SMTP
6 7 (36.84%) HTTP
7 6 (31.58%) LDAP
7 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.53%) BGP
9 2 (10.53%) DMZ
10 1 (5.26%) OSPF
10 1 (5.26%) VLAN
10 1 (5.26%) RIP
10 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (26.32%) Japanese Language
2 4 (21.05%) French Language
2 4 (21.05%) German Language
2 4 (21.05%) Italian Language
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Team Leader
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 7 (36.84%) Operations Team Leader
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Network Support
5 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows 7
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCSA
2 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) vSphere
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) SCCM
2 13 (68.42%) NetBackup
2 13 (68.42%) WSUS
3 12 (63.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Symantec
2 13 (68.42%) HP
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
4 7 (36.84%) Brocade
4 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
5 5 (26.32%) McAfee
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Nokia
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
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