The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 49 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 14 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.13% 2.90% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 8.91% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
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£190 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -11.84%
Windows Server 2003
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 101 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.64% 32.58% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 68 16
Average daily rate £344 £280 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.76% +0.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 5
Average hourly rate £30.50 £11.00 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.27% +3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.50 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (53.85%) DHCP
6 12 (46.15%) ITIL
7 10 (38.46%) DNS
8 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
9 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
10 7 (26.92%) CA
10 7 (26.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
11 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
12 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
12 5 (19.23%) Clustering
12 5 (19.23%) SAN
12 5 (19.23%) UNIX
12 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 4 (15.38%) DTS
13 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
13 4 (15.38%) SLA
13 4 (15.38%) Citrix
13 4 (15.38%) HP
13 4 (15.38%) Unicenter
13 4 (15.38%) Change Management
13 4 (15.38%) XenApp
13 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DHCP
2 10 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) 3G
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) Junos
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) DTS
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Support
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) PDA
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) Unicenter
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM
4 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 2 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.69%) Netcool
4 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) CA
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
5 2 (7.69%) AppSense
5 2 (7.69%) Crossbeam
5 2 (7.69%) TippingPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco