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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 22 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.50% 13.11% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 45.71% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
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£104 £235 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.74% +4.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.93 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.71% -7.89%
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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
44 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.77% 28.69% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 7
Average daily rate £118 £235 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +49.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £375 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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 4 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
5 2 (28.57%) Mapinfo

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) CAD
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Mapinfo
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Wyse
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) MobileIron
4 1 (14.29%) IBM