The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 24 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 Staines 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 22 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.24% 2.17% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.21% 5.48% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.55% +8.57%
Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 73 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 32.12% 39.67% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 2
Average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +191.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2003
Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (72.73%) Citrix
4 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (68.18%) AppSense
5 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) ITIL
6 12 (54.55%) XenDesktop
7 11 (50.00%) vSphere
7 11 (50.00%) VMware
8 10 (45.45%) SCOM
8 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (40.91%) XenApp
9 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
9 9 (40.91%) NetApp
9 9 (40.91%) Symantec
10 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
10 8 (36.36%) Perl
10 8 (36.36%) XML
10 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
10 8 (36.36%) Lumension
11 7 (31.82%) Service Management
11 7 (31.82%) MSI
12 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (27.27%) Cisco
12 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
13 5 (22.73%) Solaris
13 5 (22.73%) Oracle

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Site Server
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Applications Packager
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix Support
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Technical Design Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Server Support
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) MSI Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
5 5 (22.73%) Solaris
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.55%) AIX
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Perl
1 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSD
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (54.55%) XenDesktop
3 11 (50.00%) vSphere
4 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (40.91%) XenApp
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCOM
2 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Citrix
2 15 (68.18%) AppSense
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Symantec
5 9 (40.91%) NetApp
6 8 (36.36%) Lumension
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) Sun
10 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
11 2 (9.09%) SAP
12 1 (4.55%) IBM
12 1 (4.55%) 3PAR