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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 94 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 18 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.97% 1.88% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 8.38% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 3
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£225 £236 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +105.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £205 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £376 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £297
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.73% +95.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
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
390 382 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.92% 22.39% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 209 90
Average daily rate £325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 34
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.06 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £15.90 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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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
Leeds -16 11 £225 -28.00% 8
Halifax - 3 £200 -
Wakefield -1 1 £225 - 2
Bradford -17 1 - -
Castleford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
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Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (71.05%) VMware
4 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 14 (36.84%) SAN
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (31.58%) Windows XP
8 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (26.32%) Ubuntu
9 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 9 (23.68%) Python
10 9 (23.68%) CentOS
10 9 (23.68%) vSphere
11 8 (21.05%) Linux
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.42%) VMware Server
12 7 (18.42%) Splunk
13 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
13 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (15.79%) Workflow
13 6 (15.79%) Finance
13 6 (15.79%) Service Management
13 6 (15.79%) NHS
13 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
14 5 (13.16%) LAN
14 5 (13.16%) SQL
14 5 (13.16%) IIS
14 5 (13.16%) DHCP
14 5 (13.16%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 5 (13.16%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) VPN
3 4 (10.53%) DMZ
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (18.42%) Server Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) IT Support
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) VMWare Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) MSMQ
1 1 (2.63%) WinForms
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (2.63%) WCF
1 1 (2.63%) CSLA.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) NHS
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (31.58%) Windows XP
5 10 (26.32%) Ubuntu
6 9 (23.68%) CentOS
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
10 2 (5.26%) Debian
10 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Service Management
1 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
1 6 (15.79%) Workflow
2 3 (7.89%) Migration
3 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (5.26%) Security Management
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (2.63%) OO
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.63%) Database Security
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Python
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) HND
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) vSphere
4 7 (18.42%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
1 2 (5.26%) SCOM
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.42%) Splunk
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Sun
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) BMC
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Siebel
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.63%) Veeam
7 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
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