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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 83 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 18 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 1.81% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.01% 8.12% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 9
Average daily rate
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£231 £236 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% -5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £129 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £289 £296
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.13 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.34% -35.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -8.33%
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
359 345 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.63% 22.36% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 182 131
Average daily rate £343 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 35
Average hourly rate £12.25 £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £9.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £14.50 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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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 -12 12 £225 - 7
Halifax - 3 £275 - 1
Wakefield +2 2 £225 -
Wetherby - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Bradford - - - - 3
Dewsbury - - - -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (86.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (76.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (56.00%) VMware
6 23 (46.00%) MS Exchange
7 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (24.00%) vSphere
9 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
10 10 (20.00%) SAN
11 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
11 8 (16.00%) Linux
11 8 (16.00%) Python
11 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (16.00%) Migration
11 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
11 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (14.00%) SCCM
12 7 (14.00%) CentOS
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.00%) Finance
12 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (12.00%) DMZ
13 6 (12.00%) IIS
13 6 (12.00%) Splunk
14 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
14 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 23 (46.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (12.00%) IIS
6 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (10.00%) Lync
7 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.00%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) SAN
2 6 (12.00%) DMZ
3 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (10.00%) S/MIME
3 5 (10.00%) LAN
4 4 (8.00%) WAN
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.00%) DNS
5 3 (6.00%) VPN
6 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.00%) HTTP
7 1 (2.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.00%) NAS
7 1 (2.00%) VoIP
7 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Server Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Wintel Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) NHS
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (86.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
4 8 (16.00%) Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (14.00%) CentOS
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.00%) Debian
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Migration
2 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (10.00%) Service Management
3 3 (6.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (6.00%) ITIL
4 2 (4.00%) Workflow
4 2 (4.00%) ITSM
4 2 (4.00%) Security Management
4 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.00%) Information Security
5 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) SOA
5 1 (2.00%) CRM
5 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Python
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.00%) HND
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (24.00%) vSphere
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (6.00%) XenApp
6 2 (4.00%) UAG
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (8.00%) SCOM
4 2 (4.00%) Nagios
4 2 (4.00%) Puppet
5 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (56.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Splunk
4 5 (10.00%) Google
4 5 (10.00%) Postini
4 5 (10.00%) Symantec
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) Dell
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
7 2 (4.00%) Sophos
7 2 (4.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) Siemens
8 1 (2.00%) Lotus
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