The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 20 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.64% 2.92% 8.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.03% 10.42% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate £308 £300 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +24.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £240 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.02
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.18%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 15.98% 28.07% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 33
Average daily rate £275 £269 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £104 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -3 3 £170 -24.44%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (66.67%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) IIS
4 9 (60.00%) CRM
4 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (53.33%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) SLA
9 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (13.33%) Avaya
10 2 (13.33%) LAN
10 2 (13.33%) VoIP
10 2 (13.33%) WAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (60.00%) IIS
1 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (53.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft