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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 48 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 14 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.95% 2.94% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 13.89% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
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£346 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.69 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.26% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.10 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.30% +0.54%
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
147 108 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.45% 21.14% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 86
Average daily rate £375 £284 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -29.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 6 23
Average hourly rate £22.69 £24.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -14 5 £275 -31.25% 1
Corsham - 1 - -
Salisbury - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (89.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
4 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
5 30 (76.92%) DNS
6 28 (71.79%) DHCP
7 26 (66.67%) VMware
8 23 (58.97%) HP
9 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
10 20 (51.28%) DV Cleared
11 19 (48.72%) Firewall
11 19 (48.72%) ITIL
12 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
12 17 (43.59%) Symantec
13 16 (41.03%) SLA
13 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
13 16 (41.03%) NetBackup
14 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
14 15 (38.46%) HP SIM
14 15 (38.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 13 (33.33%) Linux
16 12 (30.77%) Capacity Management
16 12 (30.77%) vSphere
17 11 (28.21%) 3PAR
17 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (28.21%) Cisco
17 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
19 9 (23.08%) SCCM
19 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (12.82%) IIS
5 4 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (7.69%) Lync
7 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) DNS
2 28 (71.79%) DHCP
3 19 (48.72%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) VPN
4 6 (15.38%) LAN
4 6 (15.38%) WAN
5 5 (12.82%) Internet
6 4 (10.26%) Wireless
6 4 (10.26%) VLAN
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) SMTP
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP
7 3 (7.69%) WLAN
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.69%) MPLS
8 2 (5.13%) SAN
9 1 (2.56%) Multicast
9 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Administrator
2 15 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Storage Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support
8 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SAP XI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) PDA
2 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.69%) iPhone
2 3 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (5.13%) Handset
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (89.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (33.33%) Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
6 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
7 5 (12.82%) Windows NT
8 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) CAD
5 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.56%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) CMMI
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Contact Management
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 20 (51.28%) DV Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.26%) MCSE
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.56%) HNC
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) vSphere
3 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) MetaFrame
4 3 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) UAG
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) NetBackup
2 15 (38.46%) HP SIM
2 15 (38.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (23.08%) SCCM
4 6 (15.38%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) VMware
3 23 (58.97%) HP
4 17 (43.59%) Symantec
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco
5 11 (28.21%) 3PAR
6 6 (15.38%) McAfee
6 6 (15.38%) Citrix
6 6 (15.38%) Avaya
7 4 (10.26%) Dell
7 4 (10.26%) SonicWALL
8 3 (7.69%) Polycom
8 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (7.69%) Sophos
9 2 (5.13%) Computacenter
9 2 (5.13%) IBM
9 2 (5.13%) Veeam
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle
10 1 (2.56%) SAP
10 1 (2.56%) EMC