The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 59 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.01% 3.00% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.22% 13.41% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £475 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £310 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+46.03% -10.00%
Windows Server 2003
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 179 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.31% 22.35% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 74 76
Median daily rate £440 £338 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.37% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £32.07 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
6 7 (36.84%) SCOM
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) MS Office
7 6 (31.58%) NFS
7 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 6 (31.58%) ITSM
7 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
7 6 (31.58%) OVSD
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
8 5 (26.32%) CentOS
8 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
9 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
9 4 (21.05%) ISPF
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) CLIST

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (21.05%) CICS
1 4 (21.05%) MQSeries
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Easytrieve
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) PDA
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) CentOS
5 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
6 4 (21.05%) zOS
7 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (5.26%) NetWare
8 1 (5.26%) Unix
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITSM
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
1 4 (21.05%) C++
1 4 (21.05%) CLIST
1 4 (21.05%) COBOL
1 4 (21.05%) JCL
1 4 (21.05%) REXX
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) OVSD
3 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) HP
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) CA
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
6 1 (5.26%) arcserve
6 1 (5.26%) Lotus
6 1 (5.26%) Novell
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam