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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 52 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.22% 2.17% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 6.36% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£260 £330 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +6.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
Windows Server 2003
South 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 West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 110 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.84% 34.06% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 69 40
Average daily rate £325 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £140 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £12.70 £10.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.98 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 3 - -
Crawley -7 2 £260 +40.54% 3
Worthing -13 1 £260 -32.90%
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
4 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (71.43%) VMware
6 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 14 (66.67%) DNS
7 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
7 13 (61.90%) DHCP
8 12 (57.14%) HP
9 11 (52.38%) SAN
10 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (42.86%) Clustering
12 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
12 8 (38.10%) ITIL
13 7 (33.33%) SQL
13 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
14 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
14 5 (23.81%) MCSE
14 5 (23.81%) SCCM
15 4 (19.05%) SCOM
15 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
15 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
15 4 (19.05%) Finance
15 4 (19.05%) Migration
15 4 (19.05%) MCP
15 4 (19.05%) VLAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 13 (61.90%) DHCP
3 11 (52.38%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) DMZ
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Server Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Support
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) HPUX
6 2 (9.52%) UNIX
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.76%) UAG
4 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.76%) VMware GSX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 2 (9.52%) SCSM
4 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.76%) MOM
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
4 1 (4.76%) CommVault
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
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