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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 38 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.05% 4.28% 8.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 14.95% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 13
Average daily rate
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£313 £208 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.60% -42.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £134 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £282 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
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
56 107 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.66% 28.61% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 46
Average daily rate £250 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £375 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 24
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.71 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.41% -34.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -9 1 - -
Doncaster - - - -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) vSphere
8 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (26.67%) Puppet
8 4 (26.67%) SCOM
8 4 (26.67%) CLARiiON
8 4 (26.67%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (26.67%) ZABBIX
8 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (26.67%) vCloud
8 4 (26.67%) Solaris
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) JBoss
8 4 (26.67%) Apache
8 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) EMC
8 4 (26.67%) NetBackup

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) JBoss
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (13.33%) Quickr
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Intranet
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CLARiiON
2 3 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (13.33%) iSeries
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) BCP
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
1 4 (26.67%) ZABBIX
1 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy