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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 50 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.99% 1.98% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 7.63% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 19
Median daily rate £200 £409 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.10% +81.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.24% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -8.10%
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
133 236 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.88% 25.96% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 78 106
Median daily rate £383 £390 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.78 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Clustering
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (23.08%) NAS
7 3 (23.08%) VCP5
7 3 (23.08%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
8 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
8 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (15.38%) Remedy
8 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) VMWare Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Wintel Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Wintel Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) ASP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) VCP5
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) OVSD
2 1 (7.69%) PaperCut
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Intel
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec