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 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 22 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.54% 1.05% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 4.88% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £265 £300 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +23.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.69
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -13.66%
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
39 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.53% 21.47% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 33
Median daily rate £306 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 - £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 4 £236 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Mimecast
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Mimecast
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) EMC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) HP