The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 51 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.48% 3.90% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.56% 16.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £198 £275 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -13.51%
Windows Server 2003
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 66 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.84% 23.40% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 39 38
Median daily rate £425 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £140 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 16
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) PDA
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Bomgar

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) ThinApp
2 1 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Bomgar
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix