The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 32 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.19% 5.07% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 22.43% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £238 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £413 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.08% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.07% +18.57%
Windows Server 2003
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 107 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.44% 22.62% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 20
Average daily rate £350 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 9
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.80 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £23.75 £15.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (50.00%) HP
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco
7 4 (40.00%) ITIL
7 4 (40.00%) VMware
8 3 (30.00%) Wireless
8 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (30.00%) SAN
8 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (30.00%) Dell
8 3 (30.00%) WAN
9 2 (20.00%) Citrix
9 2 (20.00%) SQL
9 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
9 2 (20.00%) LAN
9 2 (20.00%) Symantec
9 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
9 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) ISDN
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat