The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 37 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.71% 3.70% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.53% 14.81% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
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£325 £306 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £277 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £318 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Windows Server 2003
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.14% 25.00% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 17
Average daily rate £325 £288 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +25.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.30 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.30 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -10 10 £325 +6.12%
Yeovil - 1 £213 - 3
Bath - - - -
Street - - - -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 8 (53.33%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
7 6 (40.00%) Back Office
7 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (33.33%) MCITP
8 5 (33.33%) Service Management
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (33.33%) MCSE
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) SLA
9 4 (26.67%) MCP
9 4 (26.67%) UNIX
9 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (26.67%) Change Management
9 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (20.00%) Front Office
10 3 (20.00%) Statistics
10 3 (20.00%) assyst
10 3 (20.00%) VMware

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) MediaWiki
3 2 (13.33%) Confluence
3 2 (13.33%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) assyst
2 1 (6.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) IPv6
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) IPsec
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Hudson
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Back Office
2 3 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Technician
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Back Office Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Wiki
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) MCITP
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Samba
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Postfix
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenServer
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
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