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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 30 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% 1.15% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 4.41% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

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
37 68 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.62% 26.05% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 73
Median daily rate £375 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £155 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -13.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £13.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.65 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Wyse
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Varonis

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 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) DatAdvantage
1 2 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Varonis
2 2 (50.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco