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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.89% 3.10% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.10% 15.15% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
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£350 £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +85.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.46 £15.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.86%
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
118 132 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.93% 20.47% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 66 61
Average daily rate £350 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £144 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.50 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 July 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 July 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
Swindon -2 7 £338 +6.55%
Chippenham - 2 - -
Corsham - 1 £350 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
5 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (39.58%) Cisco
6 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 16 (33.33%) VMware
8 15 (31.25%) Oracle
9 13 (27.08%) Linux
10 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.92%) Solaris
10 11 (22.92%) Perl
10 11 (22.92%) SQL
10 11 (22.92%) Sun
10 11 (22.92%) RHCE
10 11 (22.92%) Samba
11 10 (20.83%) Firewall
11 10 (20.83%) SAN
11 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
12 9 (18.75%) DNS
12 9 (18.75%) IIS
12 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
12 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared
13 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 7 (14.58%) DHCP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) IIS
3 6 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.08%) Lync
7 1 (2.08%) Apache
7 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.83%) SAN
2 10 (20.83%) Firewall
3 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 7 (14.58%) DHCP
5 5 (10.42%) LAN
6 4 (8.33%) VLAN
6 4 (8.33%) NAS
6 4 (8.33%) WAN
7 3 (6.25%) Multicast
7 3 (6.25%) VoIP
8 2 (4.17%) WLAN
8 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (4.17%) MPLS
9 1 (2.08%) Wireless
9 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (2.08%) Network Security
9 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
1 7 (14.58%) Banking
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Designer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Designer
2 11 (22.92%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) DBA
4 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior DBA
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Wintel Support
7 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XSD
2 1 (2.08%) JMS
2 1 (2.08%) WSDL
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) Java EE
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Economics
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (27.08%) Linux
5 11 (22.92%) Solaris
6 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.17%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.08%) UNIX
10 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) ETL
2 5 (10.42%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (10.42%) Database Security
2 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (4.17%) Change Management
4 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.08%) BPMN
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Network Management
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.08%) Change Control
5 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.08%) Build Automation
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) ITSM
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) Perl
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) RHCE
4 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) MCSE
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) CCNA
7 2 (4.17%) MCITP
8 1 (2.08%) HNC
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) Samba
3 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.08%) Xen
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) WSUS
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) Cisco
3 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 15 (31.25%) Oracle
5 11 (22.92%) Sun
6 6 (12.50%) Lotus
7 5 (10.42%) Citrix
8 3 (6.25%) Dell
8 3 (6.25%) McAfee
9 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.08%) Apple
10 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.08%) Polycom
10 1 (2.08%) F5
10 1 (2.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.08%) Juniper
10 1 (2.08%) Nokia
10 1 (2.08%) HP