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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 69 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.25% 4.48% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 18.82% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 6
Median daily rate £344 £230 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.45% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.12% +4.28%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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
144 170 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.54% 23.81% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 103 56
Median daily rate £400 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 24
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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
Oxford -17 5 £325 +91.17%
Banbury - 3 £394 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 6 (54.55%) Finance
7 5 (45.45%) SCCM
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) vSphere
7 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
8 4 (36.36%) MCSE
8 4 (36.36%) XenApp
8 4 (36.36%) XenServer
8 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
8 4 (36.36%) Workflow
9 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
9 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
9 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
9 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
9 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
9 3 (27.27%) Change Management

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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) XenApp
4 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
4 4 (36.36%) XenServer
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp