The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 74 77 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 32 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.73% 1.18% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.17% 5.76% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 18
Median daily rate £325 £274 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.72% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £237 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £545 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £12.94 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.35% +17.96%
Windows Server 2003
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
349 330 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.88% 20.46% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 182 154
Median daily rate £360 £313 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% -1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £161 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.69 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% -8.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £21.50 £25.00
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 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
Salford - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (88.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (83.05%) Windows Server
4 47 (79.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (79.66%) Active Directory
5 40 (67.80%) VMware
6 31 (52.54%) Citrix
7 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
8 21 (35.59%) SCOM
9 19 (32.20%) HP
10 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
12 14 (23.73%) SCCM
13 13 (22.03%) Application Packaging
13 13 (22.03%) AppSense
13 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (20.34%) ITIL
15 11 (18.64%) IIS
15 11 (18.64%) Linux
15 11 (18.64%) WSUS
16 10 (16.95%) Fat Client
16 10 (16.95%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (16.95%) Wyse
16 10 (16.95%) DHCP
16 10 (16.95%) Thin Client
16 10 (16.95%) Technical Analysis
16 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
17 9 (15.25%) Patch Management
17 9 (15.25%) Security Patching
17 9 (15.25%) NetScaler

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (18.64%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) IBM Domino
3 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.78%) SoftLayer
2 3 (5.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) DHCP
2 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
3 8 (13.56%) DNS
4 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.78%) iSCSI
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) VLAN
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.08%) IP Telephony
5 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.08%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) DSL
6 1 (1.69%) Firewall
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Citrix Specialist
3 9 (15.25%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Server Specialist
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server Specialist
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Specialist
7 5 (8.47%) Citrix Expert
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
1 10 (16.95%) Fat Client
1 10 (16.95%) Thin Client
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Life Science
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (88.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (83.05%) Windows Server
4 47 (79.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.64%) Linux
6 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (11.86%) Solaris
6 7 (11.86%) Unix
7 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Application Packaging
2 12 (20.34%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Technical Analysis
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) Patch Management
4 9 (15.25%) Security Patching
5 7 (11.86%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (8.47%) IT Governance
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.69%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.69%) Project Governance
9 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) C
3 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.56%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (11.86%) MCP
4 5 (8.47%) MCSA
4 5 (8.47%) MCSE
5 4 (6.78%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 47 (79.66%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (13.56%) XenApp
5 7 (11.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (8.47%) vSphere
7 4 (6.78%) NFS
7 4 (6.78%) Xen
8 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) SCOM
2 14 (23.73%) SCCM
3 11 (18.64%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) VMware
2 31 (52.54%) Citrix
3 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
4 19 (32.20%) HP
5 13 (22.03%) AppSense
6 10 (16.95%) Wyse
7 8 (13.56%) Cisco
8 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.47%) IBM
10 4 (6.78%) NetApp
11 3 (5.08%) Dell
12 2 (3.39%) Lotus
12 2 (3.39%) Veeam
13 1 (1.69%) Apple
13 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
13 1 (1.69%) Oracle
13 1 (1.69%) Sage
13 1 (1.69%) SAP
13 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
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