The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 56 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 14 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.77% 4.34% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 17.61% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Average daily rate
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£263 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.08% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £458 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Windows Server 2003
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 176 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.92% 24.62% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 45
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 22
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +27.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.75 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Swindon -6 9 £400 -1.84%
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
4 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (32.43%) Cisco
7 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (29.73%) VMware
9 10 (27.03%) Firewall
9 10 (27.03%) Oracle
10 9 (24.32%) DHCP
10 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
11 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) IIS
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
13 6 (16.22%) Samba
13 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (16.22%) LAN
13 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.22%) Perl
13 6 (16.22%) Sun
13 6 (16.22%) Solaris
13 6 (16.22%) RHCE
13 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (27.03%) Firewall
3 9 (24.32%) DNS
3 9 (24.32%) DHCP
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) SAN
5 5 (13.51%) WAN
6 4 (10.81%) NAS
7 3 (8.11%) VLAN
7 3 (8.11%) Multicast
8 2 (5.41%) Internet
8 2 (5.41%) VoIP
8 2 (5.41%) WLAN
9 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.70%) HTTP
9 1 (2.70%) MPLS
9 1 (2.70%) SSL
9 1 (2.70%) Network Security
9 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
1 9 (24.32%) Designer
2 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Designer
3 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Support
6 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSD
2 1 (2.70%) JMS
2 1 (2.70%) WSDL
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) WCF
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Economics
2 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
4 7 (18.92%) Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Solaris
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Migration
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Service Management
3 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
3 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Build Automation
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) BPMN
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.70%) Change Control
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) ITSM
4 1 (2.70%) Validation
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) UML
4 1 (2.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) RHCE
5 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) HNC
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Samba
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) NFS
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) WSUS
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
2 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco
3 11 (29.73%) VMware
4 10 (27.03%) Oracle
5 6 (16.22%) Sun
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
7 4 (10.81%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) EMC
8 2 (5.41%) McAfee
8 2 (5.41%) Lotus
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.70%) Apple
9 1 (2.70%) F5
9 1 (2.70%) Nokia
9 1 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (2.70%) IBM