The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 15 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 12.36% 3.64% 7.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.11% 27.27% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
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£398 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -11.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 20.22% 13.33% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 2
Average daily rate £398 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% +2.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £20.60 - £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) IIS
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) C++
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Unit Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
5 8 (61.54%) UML
5 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
5 8 (61.54%) Refactoring
5 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 3 (23.08%) Citrix
10 2 (15.38%) Line Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 10 (76.92%) IIS
2 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Unit Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Refactoring
3 8 (61.54%) UML
3 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus