The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 20 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.29% 1.68% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% 9.76% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.66% 17.23% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 6
Average daily rate £225 £215 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £345 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
3 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
3 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (70.59%) HP
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
6 10 (58.82%) Firewall
6 10 (58.82%) Wireless
7 9 (52.94%) ITIL
8 8 (47.06%) Migration
8 8 (47.06%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (47.06%) Change Control
9 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Vista
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
11 3 (17.65%) SAN
11 3 (17.65%) CA
11 3 (17.65%) ARCserve
11 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
11 3 (17.65%) LAN
11 3 (17.65%) WAN
11 3 (17.65%) VMware

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
1 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) Wireless
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Technical Support
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (29.41%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Vista
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (47.06%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) HP
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) CA
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Altiris