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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 106 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 34 81 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 2.45% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.65% 11.34% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 47
Median daily rate £308 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £155 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £420 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% +61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.10%
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
602 714 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.33% 21.58% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 386 400
Median daily rate £338 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £136 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 93 83
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.27 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +6 13 £315 +162.50% 3
Wiltshire -1 10 £151 -42.38% 1
Gloucestershire +1 6 £363 +55.91% 4
Devon -9 2 - -
Cornwall - 2 - - 3
Somerset +1 1 - - 3
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 50 (72.46%) Windows Server
4 48 (69.57%) VMware
5 45 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (63.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (47.83%) Windows 7
8 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
9 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (37.68%) Cisco
11 25 (36.23%) MS Exchange
12 23 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (26.09%) PowerShell
14 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
14 17 (24.64%) MS Office
15 16 (23.19%) SQL
16 15 (21.74%) Firewall
16 15 (21.74%) Citrix
16 15 (21.74%) SCCM
17 14 (20.29%) DHCP
18 13 (18.84%) DNS
19 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
20 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
20 11 (15.94%) SAN
20 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
21 10 (14.49%) XenApp
21 10 (14.49%) WAN
22 9 (13.04%) LAN
22 9 (13.04%) VBScript
22 9 (13.04%) ITIL

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 25 (36.23%) MS Exchange
2 23 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.14%) Skype for Business
5 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (24.64%) MS Office
2 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.74%) Firewall
3 14 (20.29%) DHCP
4 13 (18.84%) DNS
5 11 (15.94%) SAN
6 10 (14.49%) WAN
7 9 (13.04%) LAN
8 6 (8.70%) VPN
9 2 (2.90%) ADSL
9 2 (2.90%) Internet
9 2 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.90%) VLAN
9 2 (2.90%) Wireless
10 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.45%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.45%) DSL
10 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.45%) MPLS
10 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Law
3 2 (2.90%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (23.19%) Support Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Consultant
8 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Architect
8 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (7.25%) IT Support
9 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.80%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.45%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.70%) Fat Client
1 6 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
2 5 (7.25%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.80%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.35%) NHS
5 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (72.46%) Windows Server
3 45 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (63.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
7 9 (13.04%) Windows 10
8 8 (11.59%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Vista
10 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
10 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.35%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.90%) Linux
11 2 (2.90%) Unix
11 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) ITIL
2 8 (11.59%) Migration
3 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.80%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.80%) Server Patching
6 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.35%) Innovation Management
6 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Six Sigma
6 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 2 (2.90%) Contact Management
7 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.90%) Project Management
8 1 (1.45%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.45%) Change Control
8 1 (1.45%) High Availability
8 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 16 (23.19%) SQL
3 9 (13.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) CCNA
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) HNC
5 3 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.90%) MCDST
6 2 (2.90%) MCITP
6 2 (2.90%) MCSA
6 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 54 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.49%) XenApp
4 8 (11.59%) VMware ESX
4 8 (11.59%) vSphere
5 7 (10.14%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
7 4 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.35%) Firmware
8 3 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (4.35%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.90%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) SCCM
2 6 (8.70%) WSUS
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.45%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 48 (69.57%) VMware
2 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.68%) Cisco
4 15 (21.74%) Citrix
5 9 (13.04%) Dell
6 6 (8.70%) Wyse
7 5 (7.25%) HP
8 4 (5.80%) Apple
8 4 (5.80%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (5.80%) Intel Security
8 4 (5.80%) NetApp
8 4 (5.80%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle
8 4 (5.80%) Veeam
9 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.35%) EMC
9 3 (4.35%) Symantec
9 3 (4.35%) WatchGuard
10 2 (2.90%) AppSense
10 2 (2.90%) Juniper
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