The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 55 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 83 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.55% 2.05% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.63% 7.69% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 5 7
Median daily rate £230 £190 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £263 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +59.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £21.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £21.50 £28.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.09% +17.18%
Windows Server 2003
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
609 195 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 48.07% 26.71% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 102 83
Median daily rate £280 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £550 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 20 12
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +145.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.47 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £42.50 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 83 £230 +21.05% 3
Windows Server 2003
North East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 150 (100.00%) Windows
2 142 (94.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 128 (85.33%) Windows Server
4 120 (80.00%) Active Directory
5 119 (79.33%) DHCP
6 105 (70.00%) Microsoft
7 101 (67.33%) Citrix
8 92 (61.33%) Security Cleared
9 83 (55.33%) VMware
10 82 (54.67%) DNS
11 78 (52.00%) SC Cleared
12 74 (49.33%) XenApp
13 69 (46.00%) ITIL
14 64 (42.67%) HP
15 60 (40.00%) ThinPrint
16 48 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 48 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
16 48 (32.00%) AppSense
17 46 (30.67%) BPSS Clearance
18 45 (30.00%) XenServer
19 44 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 44 (29.33%) XenMobile
20 43 (28.67%) XenDesktop
20 43 (28.67%) Computer Science
20 43 (28.67%) Degree
21 41 (27.33%) SAP
21 41 (27.33%) Disclosure Scotland
22 39 (26.00%) SafeCom
23 37 (24.67%) Business Continuity
23 37 (24.67%) Service Delivery

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 36 (24.00%) IIS
2 29 (19.33%) MS Exchange
3 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
4 24 (16.00%) Skype for Business
5 23 (15.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
8 17 (11.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (10.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (5.33%) OpenStack
11 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) MS Office
2 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.00%) MS Project
3 3 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 119 (79.33%) DHCP
2 82 (54.67%) DNS
3 21 (14.00%) 3G
3 21 (14.00%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (13.33%) Skype
5 10 (6.67%) SMS
6 7 (4.67%) Firewall
6 7 (4.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.33%) SAN
9 2 (1.33%) VoIP
10 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 65 (43.33%) Support Engineer
2 32 (21.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 22 (14.67%) Desktop Support
4 20 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (12.00%) Messaging Support
6 12 (8.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 12 (8.00%) Security Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Messaging Engineer
8 10 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (6.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Consultant
10 8 (5.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (3.33%) Analyst
12 5 (3.33%) Citrix Support
12 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
12 5 (3.33%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.67%) Computer Science
2 29 (19.33%) Management Information System
3 21 (14.00%) Fat Client
3 21 (14.00%) Thin Client
4 12 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.33%) Visualisation
6 10 (6.67%) Blackberry
6 10 (6.67%) PKI
7 7 (4.67%) Clustering
8 5 (3.33%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.67%) Replication
10 1 (0.67%) AS400
10 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 150 (100.00%) Windows
2 142 (94.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 128 (85.33%) Windows Server
4 44 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.67%) Android
6 13 (8.67%) Apple iOS
7 11 (7.33%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.33%) HPUX
8 5 (3.33%) Linux
8 5 (3.33%) Solaris
9 4 (2.67%) AIX
9 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.67%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.00%) Windows Phone
10 3 (2.00%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (1.33%) Unix
11 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (46.00%) ITIL
2 37 (24.67%) Business Continuity
2 37 (24.67%) Service Delivery
3 36 (24.00%) Project Management
4 26 (17.33%) Software Delivery
5 25 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 15 (10.00%) Content Management
7 14 (9.33%) Server Building
8 13 (8.67%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (8.67%) Security Management
9 12 (8.00%) Escalation Management
10 11 (7.33%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.00%) Problem Management
13 8 (5.33%) Change Control
14 7 (4.67%) Release Management
15 6 (4.00%) Time Management
16 5 (3.33%) Prototyping
17 4 (2.67%) Conflict Management
17 4 (2.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.67%) SQL
2 17 (11.33%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.33%) VBScript
4 4 (2.67%) Bourne shell
4 4 (2.67%) Java
4 4 (2.67%) Korn
4 4 (2.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 92 (61.33%) Security Cleared
2 78 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 46 (30.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 43 (28.67%) Degree
5 26 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (16.00%) MCSE
7 5 (3.33%) CISSP
8 3 (2.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.67%) CCNA
9 1 (0.67%) CCNP
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (27.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 120 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 74 (49.33%) XenApp
3 48 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 48 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (30.00%) XenServer
5 43 (28.67%) XenDesktop
6 27 (18.00%) vSphere
7 12 (8.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (4.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (2.67%) Terminal Services
10 3 (2.00%) Firmware
11 2 (1.33%) Brightmail
11 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (29.33%) XenMobile
2 39 (26.00%) SafeCom
3 29 (19.33%) EdgeSight
4 22 (14.67%) SCCM
5 16 (10.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 15 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (4.67%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (2.67%) AirWatch
10 3 (2.00%) Netcool
10 3 (2.00%) SAP Afaria
10 3 (2.00%) SCOM
10 3 (2.00%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.00%) WSUS
11 2 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.67%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 105 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 101 (67.33%) Citrix
3 83 (55.33%) VMware
4 64 (42.67%) HP
5 60 (40.00%) ThinPrint
6 48 (32.00%) AppSense
7 41 (27.33%) SAP
8 18 (12.00%) Intel Security
8 18 (12.00%) Symantec
9 14 (9.33%) Lumension
10 10 (6.67%) Trend Micro
11 7 (4.67%) Veritas
12 4 (2.67%) Altiris
12 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.00%) Apple
13 3 (2.00%) CA
13 3 (2.00%) IBM
14 2 (1.33%) Compaq
14 2 (1.33%) Dell
14 2 (1.33%) IronPort