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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 32 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 131 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.08% 2.07% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.17% 7.98% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 10 12
Median daily rate £263 £241 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £184 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £347 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.61 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+31.68% +18.12%
Windows Server 2003
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
721 213 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 44.48% 25.94% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 117 97
Median daily rate £283 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £151 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 29 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £31.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 28 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 128 £265 +17.12% 4
Northumberland - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (94.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (84.17%) Windows Server
4 108 (77.70%) Active Directory
5 105 (75.54%) DHCP
6 92 (66.19%) Microsoft
7 91 (65.47%) Citrix
8 85 (61.15%) Security Cleared
9 75 (53.96%) VMware
10 73 (52.52%) DNS
11 70 (50.36%) SC Cleared
12 69 (49.64%) XenApp
13 60 (43.17%) HP
14 59 (42.45%) ITIL
15 56 (40.29%) ThinPrint
16 44 (31.65%) Microsoft App-V
16 44 (31.65%) AppSense
17 43 (30.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 41 (29.50%) BPSS Clearance
19 40 (28.78%) XenServer
20 38 (27.34%) XenDesktop
20 38 (27.34%) XenMobile
20 38 (27.34%) Degree
20 38 (27.34%) Computer Science
21 37 (26.62%) Disclosure Scotland
22 34 (24.46%) SafeCom
22 34 (24.46%) SAP
23 32 (23.02%) Windows 7
24 31 (22.30%) IIS

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 31 (22.30%) IIS
2 25 (17.99%) MS Exchange
3 23 (16.55%) SharePoint
4 20 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (14.39%) Skype for Business
5 18 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (10.07%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (10.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (8.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (5.76%) OpenStack
9 7 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (10.79%) MS Office
2 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS Project
3 3 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 105 (75.54%) DHCP
2 73 (52.52%) DNS
3 21 (15.11%) 3G
3 21 (15.11%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (11.51%) Skype
5 10 (7.19%) SMS
6 7 (5.04%) Firewall
6 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.32%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.60%) SAN
9 2 (1.44%) VoIP
10 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 56 (40.29%) Support Engineer
2 27 (19.42%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 22 (15.83%) Desktop Support
4 20 (14.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (9.35%) Messaging Support
6 12 (8.63%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 10 (7.19%) Messaging Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.32%) Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) Consultant
12 5 (3.60%) Windows Specialist
13 4 (2.88%) Build Engineer
13 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.34%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.27%) Management Information System
3 21 (15.11%) Fat Client
3 21 (15.11%) Thin Client
4 12 (8.63%) Data Centre
5 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.47%) PKI
7 8 (5.76%) Visualisation
8 7 (5.04%) Blackberry
8 7 (5.04%) Clustering
9 5 (3.60%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (2.88%) Replication
11 1 (0.72%) AS400
11 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.72%) Tandem
11 1 (0.72%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 139 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (94.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (84.17%) Windows Server
4 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (23.02%) Windows 7
6 11 (7.91%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.47%) Android
7 9 (6.47%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.32%) Linux
9 5 (3.60%) HPUX
9 5 (3.60%) Solaris
10 4 (2.88%) AIX
10 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.88%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.88%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.44%) Unix
11 2 (1.44%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.45%) ITIL
2 31 (22.30%) Business Continuity
2 31 (22.30%) Project Management
2 31 (22.30%) Service Delivery
3 26 (18.71%) Software Delivery
4 21 (15.11%) Incident Management
5 14 (10.07%) Server Building
6 12 (8.63%) Escalation Management
7 11 (7.91%) Content Management
8 10 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.47%) Problem Management
9 9 (6.47%) Security Management
10 8 (5.76%) Change Control
10 8 (5.76%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (5.04%) Release Management
12 6 (4.32%) Time Management
13 5 (3.60%) Prototyping
14 4 (2.88%) Conflict Management
14 4 (2.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) PowerShell
1 17 (12.23%) SQL
2 14 (10.07%) VBScript
3 4 (2.88%) Bourne shell
3 4 (2.88%) Java
3 4 (2.88%) Korn
3 4 (2.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 85 (61.15%) Security Cleared
2 70 (50.36%) SC Cleared
3 41 (29.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 38 (27.34%) Degree
5 22 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (15.11%) MCSE
7 5 (3.60%) CISSP
8 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.72%) CCNA
9 1 (0.72%) CCNP
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.72%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (26.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (7.19%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (77.70%) Active Directory
2 69 (49.64%) XenApp
3 44 (31.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 43 (30.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (28.78%) XenServer
6 38 (27.34%) XenDesktop
7 23 (16.55%) vSphere
8 9 (6.47%) Hyper-V
9 7 (5.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.16%) Firmware
12 2 (1.44%) Brightmail
12 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (27.34%) XenMobile
2 34 (24.46%) SafeCom
3 24 (17.27%) EdgeSight
4 23 (16.55%) SCCM
5 17 (12.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (7.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (5.04%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (2.16%) AirWatch
9 3 (2.16%) Netcool
9 3 (2.16%) SCOM
9 3 (2.16%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.16%) WSUS
10 2 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.44%) SAP Afaria
10 2 (1.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.72%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 92 (66.19%) Microsoft
2 91 (65.47%) Citrix
3 75 (53.96%) VMware
4 60 (43.17%) HP
5 56 (40.29%) ThinPrint
6 44 (31.65%) AppSense
7 34 (24.46%) SAP
8 14 (10.07%) Symantec
9 13 (9.35%) Intel Security
10 10 (7.19%) Lumension
11 7 (5.04%) Trend Micro
11 7 (5.04%) Veritas
12 4 (2.88%) Altiris
12 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.16%) CA
13 3 (2.16%) IBM
14 2 (1.44%) Apple
14 2 (1.44%) Compaq
14 2 (1.44%) Dell
14 2 (1.44%) IronPort
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