The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 26 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.63% 1.82% 3.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 13.16% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £400 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +76.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.61 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+31.68% +18.12%
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 38 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.01% 13.87% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 27
Median daily rate £363 £338 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £495 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) WSUS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) IPX
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Deskside Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) NetWare
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) VMS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VCP5
2 2 (28.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Lotus
4 2 (28.57%) Novell
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas