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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 84 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.93% 3.12% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Median daily rate £388 £290 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £345 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £18.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
331 417 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.11% 21.61% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 263 207
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £189 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 33
Median hourly rate £11.25 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.15 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
Leeds +6 7 £305 -18.66% 2
Bradford +14 5 £475 -
Pudsey - 1 £425 -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) DNS
6 11 (44.00%) DHCP
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (32.00%) Citrix
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) IIS
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) Server Building
11 6 (24.00%) ThinPrint
11 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (24.00%) vSphere
11 6 (24.00%) XenApp
11 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (24.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) ITIL
12 5 (20.00%) Unix
12 5 (20.00%) Project Management
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (16.00%) Data Centre

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 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) DHCP
1 11 (44.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) FTP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (12.00%) SMTP
2 3 (12.00%) SSL
2 3 (12.00%) Telnet
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Server Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Server Support
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server Support
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) JSP
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Server Building
2 5 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Validation
5 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) Email Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Management
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.00%) OCP
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) vSphere
2 6 (24.00%) XenApp
2 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (16.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (8.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Citrix
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) ThinPrint
5 4 (16.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle