The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 10 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.50% 1.15% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 5.26% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £155.00 -
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 Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.75% 21.84% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 7
Average daily rate £290 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £31.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.07% +106.55%
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 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 4 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
6 4 (28.57%) McAfee
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (21.43%) Hyperic
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Splunk
7 3 (21.43%) CentOS
7 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Clustering
7 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
7 3 (21.43%) Nagios
7 3 (21.43%) Symantec
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) HP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (21.43%) CentOS
6 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Hyperic
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) McAfee
3 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 2 (14.29%) Becrypt
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Intel