The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Norfolk region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 29 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.17% 4.38% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 25.00% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£166 £270 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.42% +4.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £305 £296
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 35.71% 17.50% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 11 23
Average daily rate £225 £100 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -61.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £100 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £348 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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 29 July 2014. 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 -14 3 £225 - 1
King's Lynn - - - -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (66.67%) SCCM
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
5 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
6 9 (42.86%) Migration
7 7 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (33.33%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 6 (28.57%) VBScript
8 6 (28.57%) Becrypt
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 3 (14.29%) XenApp
10 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (9.52%) vSphere
11 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
11 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
11 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
11 2 (9.52%) Citrix
12 1 (4.76%) SAN
12 1 (4.76%) CommVault
12 1 (4.76%) Sophos
12 1 (4.76%) SQL
12 1 (4.76%) MS Office
12 1 (4.76%) ITIL
12 1 (4.76%) VB
12 1 (4.76%) LAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) VBScript
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Becrypt
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) CommVault
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco