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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 25 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.79% 1.86% 7.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 7.35% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£200 £198 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -10.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
52 68 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 29.05% 25.28% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 18
Average daily rate £225 £245 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £128 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Average hourly rate £29.00 £21.75 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £25.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
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 2 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +11 3 £225 - 1
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 25 (83.33%) VMware
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (70.00%) Citrix
5 20 (66.67%) SAN
5 20 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 19 (63.33%) Xen
6 19 (63.33%) CRM
6 19 (63.33%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (60.00%) HP
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
8 17 (56.67%) SAP
8 17 (56.67%) Hitachi
8 17 (56.67%) Symantec
8 17 (56.67%) Backup Exec
8 17 (56.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (43.33%) SLA
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (30.00%) SAP CRM
12 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
13 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 5 (16.67%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) VLAN
14 5 (16.67%) ITIL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 19 (63.33%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) IIS
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (30.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) VLAN
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) IPv4
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) PBX
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Replication
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) CCTV
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) CRM
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Process Management
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) BCP
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.33%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) HNC
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (63.33%) Xen
3 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.00%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) XenServer
5 3 (10.00%) vSphere
6 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Citrix
3 18 (60.00%) HP
4 17 (56.67%) SAP
4 17 (56.67%) Hitachi
4 17 (56.67%) Symantec
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Veeam
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 3 (10.00%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL