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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 30 9 25
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.43% 14.36% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 38.16% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 0
Average daily rate
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£293 £243 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £298
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £26.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
Windows Server 2003
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 76 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.14% 37.62% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 5
Average daily rate £325 £245 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -13.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £193 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
Average hourly rate £13.83 £25.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.76% +104.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

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 27 January 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 29 (80.56%) ITIL
3 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
4 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 15 (41.67%) Service Management
7 15 (41.67%) Clustering
8 13 (36.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 11 (30.56%) SQL
10 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
10 11 (30.56%) DNS
10 11 (30.56%) SAN
11 9 (25.00%) HP
11 9 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 9 (25.00%) Change Management
11 9 (25.00%) MIIS
12 8 (22.22%) VMware
12 8 (22.22%) UNIX
12 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
13 7 (19.44%) Solaris
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco
13 7 (19.44%) CA
14 6 (16.67%) MS Office
15 5 (13.89%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
1 11 (30.56%) SAN
2 9 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (13.89%) LAN
3 5 (13.89%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.33%) Junos
5 3 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) DSL
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) DTS
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Server Support
4 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Server Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Support
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) UNIX
4 7 (19.44%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) ITIL
2 15 (41.67%) Service Management
3 9 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Network Management
5 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.33%) Network Design
6 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) vSphere
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (25.00%) MIIS
3 4 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) SCOM
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
5 1 (2.78%) Netcool
5 1 (2.78%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) HP
3 8 (22.22%) VMware
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 7 (19.44%) CA
5 4 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 4 (11.11%) TippingPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Juniper
5 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) McAfee
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.78%) Draytek
7 1 (2.78%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp