The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 29 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.43% 9.04% 6.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.21% 26.96% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 6
Average daily rate £213 £340 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.45% +46.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £22.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.35 £22.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
107 115 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.57% 33.53% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 47
Average daily rate £300 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.75 £20.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Sheffield -6 4 - -
Barnsley - 4 £213 - 1
Doncaster -4 2 - -
Rotherham -2 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (52.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (48.00%) ITIL
5 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (32.00%) HP
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (24.00%) WAN
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco
10 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.00%) NetApp
10 5 (20.00%) NHS
10 5 (20.00%) Internet
11 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
11 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
11 4 (16.00%) DNS
12 3 (12.00%) IBM
12 3 (12.00%) DHCP
12 3 (12.00%) MS Office
12 3 (12.00%) Linux
12 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
12 3 (12.00%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) VoIP
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) FTP
7 1 (4.00%) SMTP
7 1 (4.00%) PBX
7 1 (4.00%) OSPF
7 1 (4.00%) BGP
7 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Deskside Support
4 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) NHS
2 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (52.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) UNIX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
8 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Management
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) B2B
4 2 (8.00%) B2C
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
2 1 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) MCDST
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (8.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) Foglight
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) HP
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) CA
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Aruba
7 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
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