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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 33 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 39 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.99% 2.05% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.74% 7.94% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 3
Average daily rate
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£295 £233 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.88% +32.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £96 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £488 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £295
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -8.33%
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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
188 189 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.07% 25.89% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 80 22
Average daily rate £325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 31 (49.21%) VMware
4 31 (49.21%) Windows 2000 Server
5 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 27 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (34.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (34.92%) Citrix
8 21 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 20 (31.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (30.16%) SLA
10 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (30.16%) Windows 2000
10 19 (30.16%) IIS
11 18 (28.57%) ITIL
11 18 (28.57%) MCSE
11 18 (28.57%) Windows NT
12 17 (26.98%) Change Management
12 17 (26.98%) Finance
13 16 (25.40%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (23.81%) SAN
14 15 (23.81%) ISA Server
14 15 (23.81%) Terminal Services
14 15 (23.81%) BladeLogic
15 14 (22.22%) Intel
15 14 (22.22%) Clustering
16 13 (20.63%) Migration
16 13 (20.63%) SCOM

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 19 (30.16%) IIS
2 16 (25.40%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) SAN
2 13 (20.63%) NAS
3 6 (9.52%) DNS
4 5 (7.94%) DHCP
4 5 (7.94%) Firewall
5 4 (6.35%) Broadband
5 4 (6.35%) LAN
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 2 (3.17%) WAN
8 1 (1.59%) OSPF
8 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.59%) IPsec
8 1 (1.59%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Administrator
2 14 (22.22%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) BizTalk Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.17%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Middleware
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Clustering
2 9 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) SecurID
4 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (49.21%) Windows 2000 Server
4 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (30.16%) Windows 2000
6 18 (28.57%) Windows NT
7 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
7 11 (17.46%) UNIX
8 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.59%) VMS
9 1 (1.59%) Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (28.57%) ITIL
3 17 (26.98%) Change Management
4 13 (20.63%) Migration
5 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.35%) Release Management
7 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 4 (6.35%) CRM
7 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
8 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.76%) QMS
9 2 (3.17%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.76%) VB
3 2 (3.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (28.57%) MCSE
3 11 (17.46%) Degree
4 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.35%) MCP
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.76%) CCNP
6 3 (4.76%) CCNA
6 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.59%) MCSA
8 1 (1.59%) CCA
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CCEA
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
8 1 (1.59%) MCITP
8 1 (1.59%) CCIA
8 1 (1.59%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (34.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 15 (23.81%) ISA Server
4 15 (23.81%) Terminal Services
5 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (9.52%) vSphere
7 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
8 3 (4.76%) Firmware
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (3.17%) UAG
9 2 (3.17%) XenApp
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.59%) NFS
10 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) BladeLogic
2 13 (20.63%) SCOM
3 6 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (6.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.17%) SCCM
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.59%) OVSD
6 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 31 (49.21%) VMware
3 22 (34.92%) Citrix
4 14 (22.22%) Intel
5 10 (15.87%) Oracle
6 7 (11.11%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) McAfee
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco
8 4 (6.35%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
9 3 (4.76%) AppSense
9 3 (4.76%) Remedy
10 2 (3.17%) Websense
10 2 (3.17%) Mitel
11 1 (1.59%) EMC
11 1 (1.59%) NetApp
11 1 (1.59%) Sophos
11 1 (1.59%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.59%) Veeam
11 1 (1.59%) F5
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