The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 57 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.30% 1.93% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.90% 7.46% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 13
Median daily rate £214 £173 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.91% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -13.51%
Windows Server 2003
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
154 134 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 33.33% 25.82% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 92 77
Median daily rate £365 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 8
Median hourly rate £13.35 £11.97 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.50% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.26 £19.20
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 South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +19 2 - -
Cardiff -12 2 £125 -20.63%
Windows Server 2003
Wales

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (40.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITSM
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (6.67%) Veeam
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) ITSM
2 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam