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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 63 58 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 1.29% 4.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 5.24% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 16
Median daily rate - £334 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £43.28 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.66% +17.18%
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
152 229 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.36% 24.54% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 134 91
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £222 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 36 17
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 28 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) SCOM
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (25.00%) Validation
7 2 (25.00%) AIX
7 2 (25.00%) Solaris
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) WSUS
7 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) Unix
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) CloudBees
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) Fedora
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) KVM
4 1 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (12.50%) Postfix
4 1 (12.50%) qmail
4 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
4 1 (12.50%) Varnish
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (12.50%) Bacula
4 1 (12.50%) Cacti
4 1 (12.50%) cPanel
4 1 (12.50%) Graphite
4 1 (12.50%) Kibana
4 1 (12.50%) logstash
4 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Plesk
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (12.50%) Salt
4 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) CommVault
5 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec