The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 42 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.28% 1.95% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.73% 6.84% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 11
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£381 £355 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +67.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £283 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £28.25 £18.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £15.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £36.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
330 395 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.76% 28.58% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 196 123
Average daily rate £381 £338 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 47
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.12 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom +3 6 £400 -
Guildford - 6 £310 - 1
Camberley -4 5 £400 +6.66%
Staines +10 3 £500 -
Woking - 2 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £225 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (64.86%) Active Directory
4 35 (47.30%) VMware
4 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (37.84%) SQL
6 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
6 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
7 25 (33.78%) Firewall
7 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (32.43%) DNS
9 20 (27.03%) LAN
10 19 (25.68%) Cisco
10 19 (25.68%) Finance
11 18 (24.32%) Migration
12 17 (22.97%) SAN
12 17 (22.97%) DHCP
13 16 (21.62%) VB
14 15 (20.27%) WAN
14 15 (20.27%) SCCM
15 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
15 13 (17.57%) Clustering
16 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
16 12 (16.22%) IIS
16 12 (16.22%) Linux
16 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
17 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (14.86%) Network Security
17 11 (14.86%) VPN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.22%) IIS
3 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.41%) Lync
7 3 (4.05%) TPMS
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) Apache
8 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) IaaS
2 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.70%) PaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) Firewall
2 24 (32.43%) DNS
3 20 (27.03%) LAN
4 17 (22.97%) SAN
4 17 (22.97%) DHCP
5 15 (20.27%) WAN
6 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.86%) Network Security
7 11 (14.86%) VPN
8 9 (12.16%) NAS
9 8 (10.81%) SSL
10 7 (9.46%) LDAP
11 5 (6.76%) Internet
12 4 (5.41%) MPLS
12 4 (5.41%) IPsec
12 4 (5.41%) VLAN
12 4 (5.41%) SSH
13 3 (4.05%) Intranet
13 3 (4.05%) DMZ
14 2 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.76%) DTS
6 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.41%) ClearQuest
2 4 (5.41%) ClearCase
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.05%) Legal
2 3 (4.05%) Publishing
3 2 (2.70%) Automotive
3 2 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Analyst
2 9 (12.16%) Consultant
3 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (8.11%) Network Engineer
3 6 (8.11%) Administrator
4 5 (6.76%) Server Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
1 6 (8.11%) HTML
1 6 (8.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) Application Packaging
2 5 (6.76%) COM+
2 5 (6.76%) XML
3 2 (2.70%) Web Services
3 2 (2.70%) boto
3 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) SecurID
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.05%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Informatics
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.22%) Linux
4 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.81%) UNIX
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.41%) Solaris
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Migration
2 8 (10.81%) ITIL
3 7 (9.46%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.11%) ITSM
4 6 (8.11%) Service Management
5 5 (6.76%) Time Management
5 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.76%) CRM
5 5 (6.76%) Project Management
6 4 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.05%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.70%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.70%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) VB
3 10 (13.51%) VBScript
4 5 (6.76%) VB6
4 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.76%) C#
4 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.05%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) Java
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.86%) CCNA
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.46%) MCSE
4 4 (5.41%) MCAD
4 4 (5.41%) MCSD
4 4 (5.41%) MCDBA
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) MCSA
5 3 (4.05%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) MCITP
6 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.35%) CCSP
7 1 (1.35%) CCDA
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) vSphere
4 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.76%) NFS
6 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.05%) XenApp
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.70%) Veritas File System
8 2 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.35%) UAG
9 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) WSUS
3 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.41%) ARCserve
5 3 (4.05%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Ansible
6 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.70%) Puppet
6 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.35%) Nmap
7 1 (1.35%) Nessus
7 1 (1.35%) SCOM
7 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.35%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) VMware
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.68%) Cisco
4 11 (14.86%) NetApp
5 9 (12.16%) EMC
5 9 (12.16%) Citrix
6 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.46%) Juniper
8 6 (8.11%) Oracle
8 6 (8.11%) Blue Coat
9 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.76%) HP
10 4 (5.41%) Symantec
10 4 (5.41%) Dell
10 4 (5.41%) IBM
10 4 (5.41%) Sun
10 4 (5.41%) LANDesk
11 3 (4.05%) SAP
11 3 (4.05%) McAfee
11 3 (4.05%) Informatica