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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 13 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 14 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.65% 6.52% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.73% 16.07% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
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£175 £223 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% +58.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.20 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.10% +40.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
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
59 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 32.24% 40.58% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 11
Average daily rate £195 £158 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £108 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £350 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 16
Average hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 -1 5 £188 -6.25%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) MCSE
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (16.67%) MCITP
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) DHCP
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco
9 4 (16.67%) SAN
9 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
10 3 (12.50%) HP
10 3 (12.50%) Citrix
10 3 (12.50%) SLA
10 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) MCITP
4 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) HNC
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
5 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus