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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 31 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 25 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.02% 1.09% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.19% 5.74% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 7
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£350 £325 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £245 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £394 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
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
118 122 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.97% 18.91% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 71 67
Average daily rate £360 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.21% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £120 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +141.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 7 £300 -5.28%
Chippenham - 3 £350 - 2
Corsham - 2 £358 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (85.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 24 (50.00%) Cisco
5 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
8 17 (35.42%) VMware
8 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
9 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 15 (31.25%) Firewall
10 15 (31.25%) Oracle
11 14 (29.17%) Linux
12 13 (27.08%) SQL
12 13 (27.08%) DNS
13 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (22.92%) DHCP
13 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
13 11 (22.92%) Sun
13 11 (22.92%) RHCE
13 11 (22.92%) Perl
13 11 (22.92%) Solaris
13 11 (22.92%) Samba
14 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
14 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
14 10 (20.83%) SAN
15 9 (18.75%) IIS
16 8 (16.67%) LAN
16 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
17 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) IIS
3 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (12.50%) IBM Notes
5 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.08%) Apache
7 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
2 15 (31.25%) Firewall
3 13 (27.08%) DNS
4 11 (22.92%) DHCP
5 10 (20.83%) SAN
6 8 (16.67%) LAN
7 7 (14.58%) WAN
7 7 (14.58%) VLAN
8 6 (12.50%) VoIP
9 5 (10.42%) Internet
9 5 (10.42%) MPLS
10 4 (8.33%) NAS
10 4 (8.33%) Wireless
10 4 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 4 (8.33%) VPN
10 4 (8.33%) WLAN
11 3 (6.25%) Multicast
12 1 (2.08%) SMTP
12 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
12 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (14.58%) Banking
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Designer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Designer
2 11 (22.92%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) DBA
5 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) Java EE
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
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%) WSDL
2 1 (2.08%) JMS
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
2 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.42%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.17%) Handset
5 2 (4.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) NHS
6 1 (2.08%) Economics
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (85.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (29.17%) Linux
5 11 (22.92%) Solaris
6 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 2000
8 4 (8.33%) Windows NT
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.08%) UNIX
10 1 (2.08%) AIX
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) ETL
2 5 (10.42%) Database Security
2 5 (10.42%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.17%) Network Management
4 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.08%) BPEL
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Information Security
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) RHCE
4 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (14.58%) MCSE
6 5 (10.42%) CCNA
7 1 (2.08%) HNC
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Samba
3 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.08%) Xen
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) WSUS
2 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) VMware
4 15 (31.25%) Oracle
5 11 (22.92%) Sun
6 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 6 (12.50%) Lotus
6 6 (12.50%) McAfee
7 4 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 4 (8.33%) Polycom
7 4 (8.33%) Avaya
7 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 3 (6.25%) Dell
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%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.08%) Nokia
10 1 (2.08%) IBM