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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 23 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.38% 14.81% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 46.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Average daily rate
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£104 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £295
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% -6.57%
Windows Server 2003
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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
42 43 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.66% 31.85% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 2
Average daily rate £104 £235 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.74% +95.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 3
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 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) CAD
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Mapinfo
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Wyse
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
4 1 (12.50%) BMC