The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Portsmouth region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 17 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.81% 4.24% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 15.15% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £100 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -67.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £308 £290
% change year-on-year
-5.69% +6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.95% 27.97% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 17
Average daily rate £310 £349 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £90 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £24.60 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Server 2003
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Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Becrypt
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Intel
5 1 (20.00%) Lotus

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Site Server
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Becrypt
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus