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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.87% 1.33% 3.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 4.90% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £269 £300 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +18.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £188 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £310 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.54% +5.71%
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
56 102 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.35% 27.06% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 80 60
Median daily rate £288 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £283 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.33% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.35 £24.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £32.75 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON

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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ERD
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IronPort
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Nokia
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) VMware