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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 78 76 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 26 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.47% 1.26% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.13% 6.31% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 20
Median daily rate £331 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.19% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £295 £285
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.46 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+24.59% +17.20%
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
320 301 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.11% 19.96% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 153 136
Median daily rate £375 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
5 30 (68.18%) VMware
6 28 (63.64%) Citrix
7 18 (40.91%) HP
8 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
9 14 (31.82%) AppSense
9 14 (31.82%) Application Packaging
10 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
11 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (22.73%) Wyse
13 10 (22.73%) Fat Client
13 10 (22.73%) SCOM
13 10 (22.73%) Thin Client
14 9 (20.45%) DHCP
14 9 (20.45%) NetScaler
15 8 (18.18%) XenApp
15 8 (18.18%) Migration
16 7 (15.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (15.91%) DNS
16 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
17 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
17 6 (13.64%) IIS
17 6 (13.64%) MS Office
17 6 (13.64%) ITIL

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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
1 3 (6.82%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) DHCP
1 9 (20.45%) NetScaler
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) DSL
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Citrix Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (13.64%) Citrix Expert
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (9.09%) Server Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Fat Client
1 10 (22.73%) Thin Client
2 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Life Science
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (81.82%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Solaris
7 3 (6.82%) Unix
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Application Packaging
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) IT Governance
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 4 (9.09%) Security Patching
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.27%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCSA
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCP
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (18.18%) XenApp
5 7 (15.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (9.09%) vSphere
7 3 (6.82%) NFS
7 3 (6.82%) Xen
8 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) SCOM
2 5 (11.36%) WSUS
3 4 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) VMware
2 28 (63.64%) Citrix
3 18 (40.91%) HP
4 14 (31.82%) AppSense
5 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.73%) Wyse
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco
8 4 (9.09%) IBM
9 3 (6.82%) Dell
9 3 (6.82%) NetApp
9 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.55%) Lotus
10 2 (4.55%) Veeam
11 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
11 1 (2.27%) Oracle
11 1 (2.27%) Sage
11 1 (2.27%) SAP
11 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
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