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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 43 56 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 17 13 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.77% 1.80% 5.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 7.26% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 21
Median daily rate £350 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +55.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £580 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £318 £301
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%

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
170 179 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.73% 24.83% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 59 93
Median daily rate £355 £375 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 14
Median hourly rate £10.40 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.56% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (55.00%) ITIL
6 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) Change Management
8 9 (45.00%) DHCP
8 9 (45.00%) DNS
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (40.00%) Remedy
9 8 (40.00%) SLA
9 8 (40.00%) Firewall
9 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (35.00%) Forcepoint
10 7 (35.00%) IIS
10 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (30.00%) UAG
11 6 (30.00%) LAN
11 6 (30.00%) WAN
11 6 (30.00%) MCSA
11 6 (30.00%) Cisco
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft

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 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DHCP
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Wintel Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Deployment Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Technician
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Change Management
3 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
7 1 (5.00%) SIEM
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (30.00%) CCNA
4 6 (30.00%) CCNP
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (30.00%) MCSA
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) MCSE
6 2 (10.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (30.00%) UAG
5 5 (25.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) WSUS
2 3 (15.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Remedy
3 7 (35.00%) Forcepoint
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Computacenter
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec