The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
England / North East
Rank 56 67 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 29 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.32% 0.79% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.86% 4.29% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 13
Median daily rate £290 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
267 163 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.58% 18.40% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 92 82
Median daily rate £340 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £15.25 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 25 £290 -10.76% 4
Durham -5 2 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (90.43%) Windows Server
3 84 (89.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (73.40%) Security Cleared
5 61 (64.89%) Active Directory
6 47 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 44 (46.81%) SC Cleared
8 42 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (44.68%) VMware
9 36 (38.30%) Migration
10 35 (37.23%) Office 365
10 35 (37.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (35.11%) Skype for Business
11 33 (35.11%) Skype
12 32 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
12 32 (34.04%) DNS
12 32 (34.04%) SharePoint
12 32 (34.04%) MS Exchange
13 31 (32.98%) DHCP
13 31 (32.98%) Exchange Server 2013
14 30 (31.91%) HP
14 30 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (30.85%) MCSE
16 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
16 27 (28.72%) PowerShell
17 24 (25.53%) Citrix
18 22 (23.40%) Windows 7
19 20 (21.28%) XenApp
20 19 (20.21%) Load Balancing
21 18 (19.15%) Computer Science

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (35.11%) Skype for Business
2 32 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 32 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 32 (34.04%) SharePoint
3 31 (32.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (17.02%) OpenStack
5 14 (14.89%) Office Communications Server
6 11 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (8.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (6.38%) IIS
9 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
10 3 (3.19%) IBM Notes
10 3 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (37.23%) Office 365
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.11%) Skype
2 32 (34.04%) DNS
3 31 (32.98%) DHCP
4 14 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.45%) 3G
5 7 (7.45%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.26%) LAN
6 4 (4.26%) NAS
7 3 (3.19%) SAN
8 2 (2.13%) Firewall
9 1 (1.06%) HTTP
9 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.06%) Internet
9 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.06%) SMS
9 1 (1.06%) SSL
9 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) BODI
1 6 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) MSI
4 1 (1.06%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (1.06%) Games
1 1 (1.06%) German Language
1 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.40%) 2nd Line Support
1 22 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 20 (21.28%) Desktop Support
3 17 (18.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 17 (18.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (15.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (14.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) Office 365 Specialist
8 8 (8.51%) Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Consultant
9 7 (7.45%) Messaging Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Messaging Support
10 6 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) Messaging Consultant
10 6 (6.38%) Support Consultant
11 4 (4.26%) Messaging Specialist
11 4 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) Fat Client
2 9 (9.57%) Thin Client
3 7 (7.45%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.38%) Clustering
4 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (90.43%) Windows Server
3 84 (89.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (23.40%) Windows 7
6 13 (13.83%) Linux
7 11 (11.70%) Windows 10
8 10 (10.64%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.45%) Android
9 7 (7.45%) Apple iOS
10 6 (6.38%) HPUX
10 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (6.38%) Solaris
10 6 (6.38%) Unix
10 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.06%) AIX
11 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Migration
2 19 (20.21%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (7.45%) Software Delivery
3 7 (7.45%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.38%) Change Control
4 6 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (5.32%) ITIL
6 4 (4.26%) Project Governance
6 4 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (4.26%) Time Management
7 3 (3.19%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.19%) Content Management
7 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.19%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.13%) Project Management
8 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.72%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.57%) SQL
3 5 (5.32%) VB
4 4 (4.26%) Perl
4 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.26%) VBScript
5 2 (2.13%) C
5 2 (2.13%) C#
5 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.06%) REXX
6 1 (1.06%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 69 (73.40%) Security Cleared
2 44 (46.81%) SC Cleared
3 30 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (30.85%) MCSE
5 18 (19.15%) Degree
6 4 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.13%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.06%) MCITP
8 1 (1.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (64.89%) Active Directory
2 35 (37.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (21.28%) XenApp
4 13 (13.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (12.77%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.32%) Firmware
6 5 (5.32%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.32%) XenServer
7 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.19%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.06%) NFS
9 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) SCCM
2 6 (6.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (5.32%) XenMobile
4 4 (4.26%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.19%) WSUS
6 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.06%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.06%) Netcool
7 1 (1.06%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 47 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (44.68%) VMware
3 30 (31.91%) HP
4 24 (25.53%) Citrix
5 11 (11.70%) AppSense
6 10 (10.64%) Cisco
6 10 (10.64%) ThinPrint
7 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.45%) Trend Micro
8 6 (6.38%) F5
8 6 (6.38%) Oracle
8 6 (6.38%) TIBCO
8 6 (6.38%) Veritas
9 4 (4.26%) IronPort
10 3 (3.19%) Dell
10 3 (3.19%) Lotus
10 3 (3.19%) Symantec
11 2 (2.13%) SAP
12 1 (1.06%) CommVault
12 1 (1.06%) NetApp
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