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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 51 70 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 62 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.17% 1.28% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.25% 4.76% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 2 19
Median daily rate £300 £235 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -13.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £231 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £239 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +62.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £21.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.50 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.10%
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
506 231 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.17% 26.92% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 126 102
Median daily rate £320 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £580 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +159.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +16 60 £300 +27.65% 5
Sunderland - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
North East

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Windows
2 182 (95.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 161 (84.74%) Windows Server
4 150 (78.95%) Active Directory
5 130 (68.42%) Microsoft
6 124 (65.26%) DHCP
7 110 (57.89%) Security Cleared
8 105 (55.26%) Citrix
9 93 (48.95%) SC Cleared
10 90 (47.37%) VMware
11 88 (46.32%) HP
12 86 (45.26%) DNS
13 75 (39.47%) XenApp
13 75 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 73 (38.42%) ITIL
15 62 (32.63%) ThinPrint
16 56 (29.47%) Degree
16 56 (29.47%) Computer Science
17 54 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 53 (27.89%) MS Exchange
19 51 (26.84%) SharePoint
20 49 (25.79%) Microsoft App-V
20 49 (25.79%) AppSense
20 49 (25.79%) XenServer
20 49 (25.79%) XenMobile
21 47 (24.74%) Skype for Business
21 47 (24.74%) XenDesktop
21 47 (24.74%) Exchange Server 2010
21 47 (24.74%) Microsoft Certification
22 46 (24.21%) BPSS Clearance

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 53 (27.89%) MS Exchange
2 51 (26.84%) SharePoint
3 47 (24.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (24.74%) Skype for Business
4 45 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 44 (23.16%) IIS
6 26 (13.68%) Office Communications Server
7 24 (12.63%) OpenStack
8 19 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 18 (9.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.58%) MS Project
3 3 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) IaaS
2 1 (0.53%) PaaS
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (65.26%) DHCP
2 86 (45.26%) DNS
3 43 (22.63%) Skype
4 16 (8.42%) 3G
4 16 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (7.37%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.21%) Firewall
6 8 (4.21%) SAN
7 7 (3.68%) SMS
8 5 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.11%) NAS
10 2 (1.05%) VoIP
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.53%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.53%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (0.53%) Games
1 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 67 (35.26%) Support Engineer
2 34 (17.89%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 24 (12.63%) Desktop Support
4 20 (10.53%) Messaging Support
5 19 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (8.95%) Messaging Engineer
7 15 (7.89%) Wintel Engineer
8 12 (6.32%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 12 (6.32%) Security Engineer
9 11 (5.79%) Desktop Engineer
9 11 (5.79%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 11 (5.79%) Office 365 Specialist
10 10 (5.26%) Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 7 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 6 (3.16%) Citrix Engineer
14 6 (3.16%) Citrix Support
14 6 (3.16%) Citrix Support Engineer
14 6 (3.16%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.11%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (29.47%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.26%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.95%) Fat Client
3 17 (8.95%) Thin Client
4 13 (6.84%) Clustering
5 12 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.32%) Visualisation
6 11 (5.79%) Blackberry
6 11 (5.79%) PKI
7 10 (5.26%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.63%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 190 (100.00%) Windows
2 182 (95.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 161 (84.74%) Windows Server
4 75 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (16.32%) Windows 7
6 15 (7.89%) Android
6 15 (7.89%) Apple iOS
7 13 (6.84%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.21%) Linux
9 5 (2.63%) AIX
9 5 (2.63%) Solaris
10 4 (2.11%) HPUX
10 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.11%) Unix
10 4 (2.11%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.11%) Windows Phone
10 4 (2.11%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (1.58%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.42%) ITIL
2 40 (21.05%) Business Continuity
2 40 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 39 (20.53%) Project Management
4 26 (13.68%) Incident Management
5 24 (12.63%) Migration
6 21 (11.05%) Software Delivery
7 20 (10.53%) Load Balancing
8 17 (8.95%) Content Management
9 15 (7.89%) Server Building
10 14 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (6.84%) Security Management
12 12 (6.32%) Escalation Management
12 12 (6.32%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (4.74%) Change Control
14 9 (4.74%) Problem Management
15 8 (4.21%) Infrastructure Management
16 7 (3.68%) Release Management
16 7 (3.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.11%) PowerShell
2 24 (12.63%) SQL
3 18 (9.47%) VBScript
4 5 (2.63%) Perl
5 4 (2.11%) Bourne shell
5 4 (2.11%) Java
5 4 (2.11%) Korn
6 2 (1.05%) C#
6 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 93 (48.95%) SC Cleared
3 56 (29.47%) Degree
4 47 (24.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (24.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 44 (23.16%) MCSE
7 5 (2.63%) CISSP
8 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.05%) MCSA
10 1 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.53%) MCITP
10 1 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (4.74%) SLA
System Software
1 150 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 75 (39.47%) XenApp
3 54 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (25.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 49 (25.79%) XenServer
5 47 (24.74%) XenDesktop
6 27 (14.21%) vSphere
7 19 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (4.21%) Firmware
8 8 (4.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (2.11%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.05%) Brightmail
11 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.53%) NFS
12 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (25.79%) XenMobile
2 43 (22.63%) SafeCom
3 32 (16.84%) EdgeSight
4 17 (8.95%) SCCM
5 15 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 14 (7.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (4.21%) NetBackup
9 7 (3.68%) WSUS
10 5 (2.63%) AirWatch
10 5 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (2.63%) Tivoli
11 4 (2.11%) Netcool
11 4 (2.11%) SAP Afaria
11 4 (2.11%) SCOM
12 3 (1.58%) HP SiteScope
12 3 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (1.05%) MOM
13 2 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 130 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 105 (55.26%) Citrix
3 90 (47.37%) VMware
4 88 (46.32%) HP
5 62 (32.63%) ThinPrint
6 49 (25.79%) AppSense
7 44 (23.16%) SAP
8 19 (10.00%) Intel Security
9 18 (9.47%) Symantec
10 14 (7.37%) Lumension
11 12 (6.32%) Veritas
12 11 (5.79%) Trend Micro
13 6 (3.16%) IronPort
14 5 (2.63%) Dell
15 4 (2.11%) Altiris
15 4 (2.11%) Apple
15 4 (2.11%) Red Hat
16 3 (1.58%) CA
16 3 (1.58%) IBM
17 2 (1.05%) Compaq
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