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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 48 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.47% 1.70% 4.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 6.32% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £268 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -6.06%
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
88 95 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.56% 26.91% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 20
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £244 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £12.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.90 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DTS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) SUSE
7 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) arcserve
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat