The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 39 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.88% 1.62% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 10.00% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £185 £325 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £201 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £345 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £298 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.61 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +18.12%
Windows Server 2003
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 60 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.78% 16.22% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 23 44
Median daily rate £375 £355 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +57.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £146 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 13
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) NetApp
6 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (52.94%) vSphere
7 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (52.94%) Migration
7 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
8 8 (47.06%) DHCP
8 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (47.06%) MCSE
8 8 (47.06%) MCSA
8 8 (47.06%) ITIL
8 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (47.06%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (41.18%) Sophos
10 6 (35.29%) WSUS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DHCP
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Exchange Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCSA
1 8 (47.06%) MCSE
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
2 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) Sophos
5 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix