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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 49 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.80% 3.00% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.65% 11.14% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 16
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £285 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £15.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -13.69%
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
359 359 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.81% 26.95% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 159
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £141 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 67
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

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 30 June 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
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 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +8 12 £356 - 2
Epsom +2 10 £400 +77.77% 1
Camberley - 4 £400 -
Staines +5 3 £500 -
Woking +18 2 - -
Leatherhead -20 1 £338 -20.58% 1
Weybridge - 1 £225 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 53 (67.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (47.44%) VMware
6 30 (38.46%) DNS
7 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
7 28 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (34.62%) SQL
9 26 (33.33%) Firewall
10 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
11 23 (29.49%) Finance
12 22 (28.21%) Cisco
12 22 (28.21%) LAN
12 22 (28.21%) DHCP
13 19 (24.36%) SAN
14 18 (23.08%) WAN
15 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
16 16 (20.51%) Migration
17 15 (19.23%) MS Exchange
18 14 (17.95%) VPN
18 14 (17.95%) VB
18 14 (17.95%) Network Security
19 13 (16.67%) SCCM
19 13 (16.67%) Windows 7
19 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 12 (15.38%) Citrix
20 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
20 12 (15.38%) Clustering
20 12 (15.38%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 15 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.54%) IIS
4 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.13%) Lync
6 3 (3.85%) TPMS
6 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.56%) Apache
8 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Project
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.46%) DNS
2 26 (33.33%) Firewall
3 22 (28.21%) LAN
3 22 (28.21%) DHCP
4 19 (24.36%) SAN
5 18 (23.08%) WAN
6 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
7 14 (17.95%) VPN
7 14 (17.95%) Network Security
8 11 (14.10%) NAS
8 11 (14.10%) SSL
9 7 (8.97%) LDAP
10 6 (7.69%) Internet
10 6 (7.69%) IPsec
11 4 (5.13%) SSH
11 4 (5.13%) VLAN
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (5.13%) MPLS
12 3 (3.85%) DMZ
12 3 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2000
3 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.41%) DTS
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) ClearCase
2 4 (5.13%) ClearQuest
2 4 (5.13%) Subversion
2 4 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 23 (29.49%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) Automotive
3 2 (2.56%) Billing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Analyst
2 7 (8.97%) Consultant
3 6 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Administrator
4 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Server Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) IT Support
4 5 (6.41%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (6.41%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (5.13%) Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) HTML
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
1 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (6.41%) COM+
1 5 (6.41%) XML
2 4 (5.13%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.56%) boto
3 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Clustering
2 9 (11.54%) SecurID
3 4 (5.13%) Informatics
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.28%) iPhone
6 1 (1.28%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (15.38%) Linux
6 6 (7.69%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.41%) Solaris
7 5 (6.41%) UNIX
8 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.28%) Android
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Migration
2 11 (14.10%) ITIL
3 9 (11.54%) Service Management
3 9 (11.54%) ITSM
4 7 (8.97%) Problem Management
4 7 (8.97%) Time Management
5 6 (7.69%) Project Management
5 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.41%) CRM
6 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.85%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 3 (3.85%) Computer Security
8 3 (3.85%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.56%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) SQL
2 14 (17.95%) VB
3 9 (11.54%) VBScript
4 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.41%) C#
5 5 (6.41%) VB6
5 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.56%) Python
6 2 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.54%) MCSE
3 9 (11.54%) CCNA
4 6 (7.69%) Degree
5 4 (5.13%) MCDBA
5 4 (5.13%) MCAD
5 4 (5.13%) MCSD
6 3 (3.85%) MCSA
6 3 (3.85%) CCSP
6 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.56%) MCITP
7 2 (2.56%) CCNP
8 1 (1.28%) CCDA
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 54 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.54%) vSphere
4 6 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.41%) XenApp
5 5 (6.41%) NFS
6 3 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.28%) UAG
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.28%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (7.69%) WSUS
3 5 (6.41%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.41%) ARCserve
3 5 (6.41%) AirWatch
4 4 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.56%) Puppet
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.56%) Ansible
6 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (47.44%) VMware
2 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.21%) Cisco
4 12 (15.38%) Citrix
5 11 (14.10%) NetApp
5 11 (14.10%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.82%) Juniper
6 10 (12.82%) EMC
7 9 (11.54%) Blue Coat
8 6 (7.69%) HP
9 5 (6.41%) Sun
9 5 (6.41%) LANDesk
9 5 (6.41%) Symantec
10 4 (5.13%) Dell
10 4 (5.13%) IBM
11 3 (3.85%) Oracle
11 3 (3.85%) McAfee
11 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.56%) SAP
12 2 (2.56%) Informatica