The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 107 54 86
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +32
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 34 94 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 3.02% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 13.97% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 51 33
Median daily rate £300 £315 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £152 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £298 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.61 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +18.12%
Windows Server 2003
England

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
628 673 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.27% 21.61% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 391 368
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £145 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 90 85
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.27 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Bristol +8 15 £325 +14.03% 2
Wiltshire -25 6 £145 -57.03% 2
Gloucestershire -17 5 £300 -29.41% 2
Somerset -7 3 £191 -15.11% 3
Devon -6 2 - -
Dorset -12 2 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 South West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (77.22%) Active Directory
3 58 (73.42%) VMware
4 52 (65.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (65.82%) Windows Server
5 47 (59.49%) Microsoft
6 44 (55.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (37.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (37.97%) MS Exchange
8 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 25 (31.65%) Windows 7
9 25 (31.65%) DNS
10 23 (29.11%) PowerShell
11 22 (27.85%) DHCP
12 21 (26.58%) Cisco
13 20 (25.32%) SQL
13 20 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (24.05%) MS Office
14 19 (24.05%) VMware ESX
14 19 (24.05%) Finance
15 16 (20.25%) Firewall
15 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
16 14 (17.72%) Data Centre
17 13 (16.46%) vSphere
17 13 (16.46%) Citrix
17 13 (16.46%) ITIL
17 13 (16.46%) Migration
18 12 (15.19%) Oracle
18 12 (15.19%) VMware ESXi
18 12 (15.19%) SCCM

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 30 (37.97%) MS Exchange
2 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (10.13%) Skype for Business
7 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.80%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Office
2 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) DNS
2 22 (27.85%) DHCP
3 16 (20.25%) Firewall
3 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
4 8 (10.13%) LAN
4 8 (10.13%) VPN
4 8 (10.13%) WAN
5 6 (7.59%) SAN
6 3 (3.80%) Wireless
7 2 (2.53%) Internet
8 1 (1.27%) ADSL
8 1 (1.27%) Broadband
8 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.27%) Multicast
8 1 (1.27%) NAS
8 1 (1.27%) PABX
8 1 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Law
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Support Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Wintel Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.33%) IT Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.06%) IT Support
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) J2EE
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.13%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.86%) Fat Client
4 7 (8.86%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.06%) Clustering
6 3 (3.80%) Replication
7 2 (2.53%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (65.82%) Windows Server
2 52 (65.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (55.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (31.65%) Windows 7
5 10 (12.66%) Windows 8
5 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.86%) Linux
6 7 (8.86%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.27%) Android
9 1 (1.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.46%) ITIL
1 13 (16.46%) Migration
2 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (10.13%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.59%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (7.59%) Server Building
5 3 (3.80%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.53%) High Availability
6 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.53%) Service Management
7 1 (1.27%) CMMI
7 1 (1.27%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.27%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.27%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) PowerShell
2 20 (25.32%) SQL
3 7 (8.86%) VBScript
4 2 (2.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.66%) MCSE
3 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.13%) MCSA
4 8 (10.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.53%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) MCDST
7 2 (2.53%) MCP
8 1 (1.27%) CCNA
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.27%) HNC
8 1 (1.27%) MCITP
8 1 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (77.22%) Active Directory
2 30 (37.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (24.05%) VMware ESX
4 13 (16.46%) vSphere
5 12 (15.19%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (13.92%) XenApp
7 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
8 9 (11.39%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.53%) BitLocker
10 2 (2.53%) Firmware
10 2 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.27%) Xen
11 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) SCCM
2 8 (10.13%) WSUS
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.27%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.27%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (73.42%) VMware
2 47 (59.49%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.58%) Cisco
4 13 (16.46%) Citrix
5 12 (15.19%) Oracle
6 11 (13.92%) NetApp
7 8 (10.13%) Intel Security
8 7 (8.86%) Dell
8 7 (8.86%) Sophos
8 7 (8.86%) Wyse
9 6 (7.59%) CheckPoint
10 4 (5.06%) Forcepoint
11 3 (3.80%) Apple
11 3 (3.80%) AppSense
11 3 (3.80%) Veeam
12 2 (2.53%) CA
12 2 (2.53%) EMC
12 2 (2.53%) IBM
12 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.53%) Symantec
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