The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 30 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.79% 2.79% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.24% 8.46% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 130 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.79% 32.99% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 81 26
Average daily rate £325 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -5.88%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 15 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
Sheffield +6 7 £125 -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) Windows XP
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 8 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) Migration
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Vista
8 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.83%) Citrix
9 5 (20.83%) NHS
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (20.83%) SCCM
10 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.67%) Internet
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) DNS
10 4 (16.67%) Cisco
10 4 (16.67%) MS Office
11 3 (12.50%) DHCP
11 3 (12.50%) SQL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Quickr
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) SNMP
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (8.33%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (20.83%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Deskside Support
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows XP
4 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Vista
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) Windows NT
9 1 (4.17%) Solaris
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) WFM
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenServer
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) vCloud
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.17%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (4.17%) Compaq
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC