The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 58 63 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.57% 4.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 6.81% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 15
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
- -0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.28 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Windows Server 2003
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 235 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.20% 23.02% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 148 99
Median daily rate £375 £417 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £205 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 23
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% +81.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) MPLS
6 1 (16.67%) Sophos
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos