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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 41 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.55% 1.93% 3.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.75% 7.87% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 1
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£290 £385 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +71.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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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
231 178 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.64% 24.48% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 67 23
Average daily rate £295 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 8
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 £9.35 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £17.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -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 19 December 2014.

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 December 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (49.15%) Windows 2000 Server
3 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
4 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
4 27 (45.76%) VMware
5 24 (40.68%) Citrix
6 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
6 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (35.59%) IIS
8 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (32.20%) MCSE
10 18 (30.51%) VMware ESX
10 18 (30.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (28.81%) ITIL
11 17 (28.81%) SLA
12 16 (27.12%) SAN
12 16 (27.12%) Terminal Services
12 16 (27.12%) Windows 2000
12 16 (27.12%) Migration
13 15 (25.42%) Change Management
13 15 (25.42%) Windows NT
13 15 (25.42%) BladeLogic
14 14 (23.73%) NAS
14 14 (23.73%) Intel
15 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
16 12 (20.34%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (20.34%) ISA Server
16 12 (20.34%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (35.59%) IIS
2 12 (20.34%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) SAN
2 14 (23.73%) NAS
3 7 (11.86%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) Broadband
4 5 (8.47%) DHCP
5 4 (6.78%) Firewall
6 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.39%) IPsec
7 2 (3.39%) VoIP
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
8 1 (1.69%) LDAP
8 1 (1.69%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Administrator
3 9 (15.25%) Project Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.39%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Clustering
2 6 (10.17%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.17%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) SecurID
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Handset
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (49.15%) Windows 2000 Server
4 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (27.12%) Windows 2000
6 15 (25.42%) Windows NT
7 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
8 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
9 8 (13.56%) UNIX
10 1 (1.69%) VMS
10 1 (1.69%) Linux
10 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.69%) CentOS
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (28.81%) ITIL
3 16 (27.12%) Migration
4 15 (25.42%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) QMS
10 2 (3.39%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.39%) ITSM
11 1 (1.69%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.69%) Supplier Management
11 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.47%) VB
3 3 (5.08%) VBScript
4 2 (3.39%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (32.20%) MCSE
3 11 (18.64%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) CCA
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CCEA
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) CCIA
7 1 (1.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.81%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (30.51%) VMware ESX
4 16 (27.12%) Terminal Services
5 12 (20.34%) ISA Server
5 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (8.47%) vSphere
7 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
8 3 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (3.39%) UAG
9 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.39%) XenApp
10 1 (1.69%) NFS
10 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) BladeLogic
2 12 (20.34%) SCOM
3 7 (11.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.08%) SCCM
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.69%) OVSD
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.76%) VMware
3 24 (40.68%) Citrix
4 14 (23.73%) Intel
5 9 (15.25%) Oracle
6 7 (11.86%) HP
7 4 (6.78%) McAfee
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco
7 4 (6.78%) IBM
8 3 (5.08%) Dell
8 3 (5.08%) Remedy
8 3 (5.08%) AppSense
9 2 (3.39%) Websense
9 2 (3.39%) Mitel
10 1 (1.69%) EMC
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) Sophos
10 1 (1.69%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.69%) Veeam
10 1 (1.69%) F5
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