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 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 16 31 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.35% 1.78% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.90% 5.17% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate £255 - £235
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £259 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -6.06%
Windows Server 2003
Cambridgeshire

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 58 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.70% 34.32% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 18
Average daily rate £238 £163 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £100 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% +3.33%
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 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 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) arcserve
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) arcserve
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle