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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 32 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.55% 2.23% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.94% 11.86% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £288 £300 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -5.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £194 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £390 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £15.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -14.86%
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
72 59 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.36% 18.79% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 53
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £146 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -55.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £21.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (88.46%) VMware
4 19 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (69.23%) vSphere
6 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
6 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
7 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (53.85%) ITIL
8 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (53.85%) Migration
9 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
9 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
10 11 (42.31%) NetApp
11 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (38.46%) VMware ESX
12 9 (34.62%) NetBackup
12 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
13 8 (30.77%) DHCP
13 8 (30.77%) DNS
13 8 (30.77%) MCSE
13 8 (30.77%) MCSA
13 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
13 8 (30.77%) Finance
13 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
4 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DHCP
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) Skype
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) NetBackup Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Exchange Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 4 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
1 14 (53.85%) Migration
2 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) MCSA
1 8 (30.77%) MCSE
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (69.23%) vSphere
3 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 10 (38.46%) VMware ESX
4 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) NetBackup
2 6 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) NetApp
4 7 (26.92%) Sophos
5 4 (15.38%) Forcepoint
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix