The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.07% 1.19% 3.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.48% 4.24% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £300 £538 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +79.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £18.02
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -11.18%
Windows Server 2003
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.84% 28.10% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 77 61
Median daily rate £390 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.75%
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 Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) XenServer
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
7 1 (14.29%) Xerox
7 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (14.29%) 802.1X

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Support
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCSA
1 1 (14.29%) CCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 1 (14.29%) IronPort
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Xerox