The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South East / West Sussex
Rank 43 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.38% - 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% - 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 143 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.50% 28.26% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 93 49
Median daily rate £363 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 18
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +108.33%
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 West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 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
Horsham - 3 £325 -
Crawley - 2 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (63.16%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
7 6 (31.58%) BMC
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) Office 365
7 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (26.32%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) NAS
9 4 (21.05%) MS Office
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
10 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL
10 3 (15.79%) ADSL
10 3 (15.79%) VPN
10 3 (15.79%) SSL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) NAS
4 3 (15.79%) ADSL
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) SSL
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Server Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Support
5 1 (5.26%) Server Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) Server Building
3 2 (10.53%) Server Patching
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.26%) SEO
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) PowerCLI
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) BMC
2 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
4 3 (15.79%) Veeam
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) F5