The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.80% 3.27% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £214 £265 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.33% -18.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
111 153 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.02% 28.33% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 116 88
Median daily rate £375 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 32
Median hourly rate £14.85 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Oxford -1 1 £260 -1.88%
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) SCOM
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (14.29%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
7 1 (14.29%) Release Management
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) NAS
7 1 (14.29%) XenApp
7 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (14.29%) vSphere

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas