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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 39 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.69% 1.85% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.93% 9.38% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £280 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.82% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -2.55%
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
101 64 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.46% 19.75% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 40
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.48 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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 27 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) EMC
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) ADSL
8 2 (15.38%) Broadband
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) Clustering
8 2 (15.38%) Lync
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (15.38%) vSphere

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) ADSL
2 2 (15.38%) Broadband
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) CCENT
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) HP