The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.40% 2.64% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 9.52% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £184 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -17.94%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.73% 27.75% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 30
Median daily rate £250 £245 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +113.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Windows Server 2003
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Server Migration Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Migration Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware