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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 40 57 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 28 18 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.48% 1.98% 6.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.79% 9.18% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 14
Average daily rate
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£320 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £278 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £314
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.61 £15.75 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+18.12% -16.56%
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
203 196 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.22% 21.54% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 78 52
Average daily rate £350 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 18
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
5 18 (32.14%) VMware
5 18 (32.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
8 11 (19.64%) ITIL
9 10 (17.86%) Finance
9 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (16.07%) ISA Server
10 9 (16.07%) UNIX
10 9 (16.07%) CRM
10 9 (16.07%) .NET
10 9 (16.07%) Clustering
10 9 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
11 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle
12 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 7 (12.50%) Migration
12 7 (12.50%) SCCM
12 7 (12.50%) SCOM
12 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
3 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.93%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (7.14%) Primavera
4 1 (1.79%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) OSPF
4 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.93%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) DB2
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Administrator
2 11 (19.64%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.07%) BizTalk Administrator
4 4 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Project Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (1.79%) Technical Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (1.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.93%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (5.36%) Middleware
5 2 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) EPoS
5 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.79%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (32.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.07%) UNIX
6 6 (10.71%) Linux
7 5 (8.93%) Windows 2000
7 5 (8.93%) Windows NT
7 5 (8.93%) AIX
7 5 (8.93%) Solaris
8 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.57%) CentOS
10 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) CRM
2 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (12.50%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
5 5 (8.93%) Patch Management
5 5 (8.93%) Release Management
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.14%) High Availability
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.36%) RAD
7 3 (5.36%) DSDM
7 3 (5.36%) Service Management
7 3 (5.36%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
1 6 (10.71%) VB
2 5 (8.93%) Java
2 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.14%) Korn
3 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) MCP
4 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) APMP
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) CCNA
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) ISA Server
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) Firmware
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.14%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) UAG
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.57%) NFS
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) SCCM
1 7 (12.50%) SCOM
2 6 (10.71%) WSUS
3 3 (5.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.36%) OVSD
4 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.79%) OpenView
5 1 (1.79%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) Remedy
5 5 (8.93%) TIBCO
6 4 (7.14%) Symantec
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) McAfee
7 3 (5.36%) F5
8 2 (3.57%) Lumension
8 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 2 (3.57%) Veeam
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) Intel
9 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.79%) RightFax
9 1 (1.79%) GFI Software
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