The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
UK / Wales
Rank 64 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 1.51% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 4.92% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Median daily rate £363 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £318 £301
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
155 183 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.60% 30.65% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 136 73
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 18
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £23.75 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
West Wales -16 1 £363 +27.19%
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) NetApp
5 6 (50.00%) SAP
5 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (50.00%) Migration
5 6 (50.00%) Information Security
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (33.33%) Service Management
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (16.67%) MS Office
9 2 (16.67%) LAN
9 2 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (16.67%) Finance

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) RTP
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) SSH
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Migration Architect
4 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) SAP
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) BMC
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow