The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 103 98 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -36
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 17 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 1.12% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 4.70% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 14
Median daily rate £350 £285 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £173 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £406 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.54% +5.71%
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
399 532 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.81% 23.84% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 312 203
Median daily rate £365 £365 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 46 34
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.25 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.95% +22.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £40.00 £150.00
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds +11 16 £340 -12.54% 4
Bradford -7 1 £360 -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (69.44%) VMware
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
7 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (38.89%) Linux
9 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (27.78%) SCCM
11 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
12 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (19.44%) Unix
13 7 (19.44%) Migration
14 6 (16.67%) SQL
14 6 (16.67%) SCOM
15 5 (13.89%) SAN
15 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
15 5 (13.89%) Office 365
16 4 (11.11%) Service Management
16 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (11.11%) Cisco
16 4 (11.11%) IBM
16 4 (11.11%) Citrix
16 4 (11.11%) Oracle
16 4 (11.11%) IIS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) FileNet
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) FileNet Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (38.89%) Linux
6 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (19.44%) Unix
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) E-Discovery
2 4 (11.11%) Service Management
2 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.33%) Server Building
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.56%) Validation
4 2 (5.56%) Web Operations
5 1 (2.78%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Information Management
5 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) SCOM
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.78%) Opsview
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) VMware
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) F5
5 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Veeam
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) CommVault
7 1 (2.78%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus