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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 52 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.15% 0.66% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% 3.09% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £438 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £350 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £19.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +5.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.54% +8.82%
Windows Server 2003
UK

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
142 194 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.32% 21.20% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 134 96
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £300 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 13
Median hourly rate £12.75 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £20.66
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 August 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
South Wales +21 5 £438 +25.00% 1
West Wales +7 2 - -
Windows Server 2003
UK

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) WAN
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) MS Office
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 3 (23.08%) HP
8 3 (23.08%) NetApp
8 3 (23.08%) XenApp
9 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
9 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
9 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco
9 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP

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 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Design Authority
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec