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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 100 54 88
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +34
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 33 96 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 3.07% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 14.39% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 50 26
Median daily rate £300 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £452 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.02
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.18%
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
654 667 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.33% 21.32% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 331 358
Median daily rate £350 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 100 80
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 1 May 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 1 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
Wiltshire -21 11 £330 -5.71% 1
Gloucestershire -7 10 £290 -35.55%
Bristol -10 6 £318 +5.83% 1
Somerset 0 4 £191 -19.74% 3
Windows Server 2003
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 61 (63.54%) VMware
4 60 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (55.21%) Active Directory
6 45 (46.88%) Microsoft
7 43 (44.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (28.13%) ITIL
10 26 (27.08%) MS Exchange
11 24 (25.00%) DNS
12 21 (21.88%) Cisco
12 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
12 21 (21.88%) vSphere
13 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (20.83%) DHCP
13 20 (20.83%) Migration
13 20 (20.83%) Finance
14 19 (19.79%) SQL
14 19 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (17.71%) PowerShell
15 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (15.63%) Oracle
16 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
17 14 (14.58%) Firewall
17 14 (14.58%) SAN
18 13 (13.54%) Citrix
18 13 (13.54%) Windows XP
18 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
18 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared

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 26 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 9 (9.38%) IIS
7 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Office
2 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) DNS
2 20 (20.83%) DHCP
3 14 (14.58%) Firewall
3 14 (14.58%) SAN
4 11 (11.46%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 7 (7.29%) Skype
7 6 (6.25%) LAN
8 5 (5.21%) VPN
9 4 (4.17%) WAN
10 3 (3.13%) NAS
11 2 (2.08%) Internet
11 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.04%) ADSL
12 1 (1.04%) Broadband
12 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.04%) NX-OS
12 1 (1.04%) VLAN
12 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Back Office
2 3 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (15.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 15 (15.63%) Analyst
1 15 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Wintel Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) NOC Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Wintel Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.21%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) .NET
1 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET
1 7 (7.29%) HTML
2 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Replication
4 5 (5.21%) Clustering
4 5 (5.21%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.21%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 60 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (44.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (13.54%) Windows 7
5 13 (13.54%) Windows XP
6 8 (8.33%) Linux
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.29%) Windows 2000
7 7 (7.29%) Windows NT
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.04%) Solaris
9 1 (1.04%) Unix
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) ITIL
2 20 (20.83%) Migration
3 12 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 7 (7.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.25%) CMMI
8 6 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.25%) Server Building
8 6 (6.25%) Six Sigma
8 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.17%) Refactoring
10 4 (4.17%) UML
11 3 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.79%) SQL
2 17 (17.71%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.29%) C#
3 7 (7.29%) C++
3 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.13%) VBScript
5 2 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.42%) MCSE
5 8 (8.33%) MCSA
5 8 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.29%) CCNA
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.29%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.21%) HNC
8 4 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.08%) MCITP
10 1 (1.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (55.21%) Active Directory
2 30 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (21.88%) vSphere
4 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
5 12 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.21%) XenApp
8 3 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.08%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.08%) Firmware
10 1 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.04%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) NetBackup
1 9 (9.38%) SCCM
2 7 (7.29%) WSUS
3 2 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.04%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.04%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.04%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.04%) Nessus
4 1 (1.04%) Netcool
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) VMware
2 45 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.88%) Cisco
4 15 (15.63%) Oracle
5 13 (13.54%) Citrix
6 11 (11.46%) NetApp
7 7 (7.29%) Sophos
8 6 (6.25%) HP
9 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.21%) Dell
9 5 (5.21%) Wyse
10 4 (4.17%) Forcepoint
10 4 (4.17%) Intel Security
11 3 (3.13%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.13%) AppSense
11 3 (3.13%) Symantec
12 2 (2.08%) CA
12 2 (2.08%) IBM
12 2 (2.08%) Polycom
12 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
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