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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 29 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 110 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.96% 1.66% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.19% 6.22% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 7 11
Median daily rate £270 £263 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £164 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £370 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+46.03% -10.00%
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
519 209 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 37.55% 26.76% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 111 89
Median daily rate £284 £310 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 10
Median hourly rate £26.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.29% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £26.30 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +20 107 £270 +2.85% 6
Northumberland - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 110 (94.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (80.34%) Windows Server
4 87 (74.36%) Active Directory
5 83 (70.94%) DHCP
6 73 (62.39%) Microsoft
6 73 (62.39%) Citrix
7 72 (61.54%) Security Cleared
8 59 (50.43%) SC Cleared
8 59 (50.43%) VMware
9 58 (49.57%) XenApp
10 56 (47.86%) DNS
11 53 (45.30%) ITIL
12 52 (44.44%) HP
13 47 (40.17%) ThinPrint
14 41 (35.04%) Windows Server 2012
15 36 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 36 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
15 36 (30.77%) AppSense
16 34 (29.06%) XenServer
17 32 (27.35%) XenDesktop
17 32 (27.35%) XenMobile
18 30 (25.64%) SAP
19 29 (24.79%) SafeCom
20 28 (23.93%) BPSS Clearance
21 27 (23.08%) Project Management
21 27 (23.08%) Business Continuity
21 27 (23.08%) Service Delivery
21 27 (23.08%) Degree
21 27 (23.08%) 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 25 (21.37%) IIS
2 20 (17.09%) MS Exchange
3 18 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (11.97%) Skype for Business
6 10 (8.55%) Office Communications Server
7 9 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (6.84%) OpenStack
8 8 (6.84%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Office
2 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS Project
3 3 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (70.94%) DHCP
2 56 (47.86%) DNS
3 16 (13.68%) 3G
3 16 (13.68%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (10.26%) Skype
5 9 (7.69%) SMS
6 6 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (4.27%) Firewall
7 5 (4.27%) SAN
7 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.71%) VoIP
9 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 46 (39.32%) Support Engineer
2 22 (18.80%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 14 (11.97%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (8.55%) Consultant
6 9 (7.69%) Messaging Support
7 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 8 (6.84%) Messaging Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.13%) Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Software Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Citrix Support
11 4 (3.42%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
3 16 (13.68%) Fat Client
3 16 (13.68%) Thin Client
4 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.40%) Data Centre
6 8 (6.84%) PKI
7 5 (4.27%) Clustering
8 4 (3.42%) Cryptography
8 4 (3.42%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (2.56%) Replication
10 1 (0.85%) AS400
10 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.85%) Tandem
10 1 (0.85%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 110 (94.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (80.34%) Windows Server
4 41 (35.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (21.37%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.55%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.27%) Android
7 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.27%) Linux
8 4 (3.42%) HPUX
8 4 (3.42%) Solaris
9 3 (2.56%) AIX
9 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.71%) Unix
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.30%) ITIL
2 27 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 27 (23.08%) Project Management
2 27 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 25 (21.37%) Software Delivery
4 15 (12.82%) Incident Management
5 12 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.40%) Server Building
7 10 (8.55%) Escalation Management
8 7 (5.98%) Content Management
8 7 (5.98%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.13%) Change Control
9 6 (5.13%) Release Management
10 5 (4.27%) Security Management
10 5 (4.27%) Time Management
11 4 (3.42%) Change Management
11 4 (3.42%) Conflict Management
11 4 (3.42%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.42%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) VBScript
2 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
3 14 (11.97%) SQL
4 3 (2.56%) Bourne shell
4 3 (2.56%) Java
4 3 (2.56%) Korn
4 3 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 72 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 59 (50.43%) SC Cleared
3 28 (23.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (23.08%) Degree
5 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (12.82%) MCSE
7 4 (3.42%) CISSP
8 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.85%) CCNA
10 1 (0.85%) CCNP
10 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.85%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (6.84%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 58 (49.57%) XenApp
3 36 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 36 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (29.06%) XenServer
5 32 (27.35%) XenDesktop
6 17 (14.53%) vSphere
7 5 (4.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.42%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.56%) Firmware
10 2 (1.71%) Brightmail
10 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (27.35%) XenMobile
2 29 (24.79%) SafeCom
3 24 (20.51%) SCCM
4 20 (17.09%) EdgeSight
5 17 (14.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (6.84%) WSUS
7 7 (5.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (4.27%) NetBackup
9 4 (3.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (1.71%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.71%) Netcool
10 2 (1.71%) SAP Afaria
10 2 (1.71%) SCOM
10 2 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.71%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.85%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 73 (62.39%) Citrix
1 73 (62.39%) Microsoft
2 59 (50.43%) VMware
3 52 (44.44%) HP
4 47 (40.17%) ThinPrint
5 36 (30.77%) AppSense
6 30 (25.64%) SAP
7 10 (8.55%) Symantec
8 9 (7.69%) Intel Security
9 6 (5.13%) Lumension
10 5 (4.27%) Veritas
11 3 (2.56%) Altiris
11 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.56%) Trend Micro
12 2 (1.71%) Apple
12 2 (1.71%) CA
12 2 (1.71%) Compaq
12 2 (1.71%) Dell
12 2 (1.71%) IBM
12 2 (1.71%) IronPort
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