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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 49 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 13 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.90% 3.71% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.77% 15.24% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
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£325 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £295 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £402 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -11.84%
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
133 164 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.42% 24.33% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 84 50
Average daily rate £325 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £144 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 18
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +25.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 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 31 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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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 -8 7 £400 +15.94%
Corsham - 1 £350 -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
4 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
5 19 (44.19%) SC Cleared
6 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 16 (37.21%) Cisco
7 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
9 14 (32.56%) Oracle
10 13 (30.23%) VMware
11 11 (25.58%) Linux
11 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
12 10 (23.26%) Perl
12 10 (23.26%) Solaris
12 10 (23.26%) Sun
12 10 (23.26%) RHCE
12 10 (23.26%) SAN
12 10 (23.26%) Samba
12 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
13 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
14 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
14 8 (18.60%) IIS
14 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
14 8 (18.60%) Firewall
14 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (16.28%) Banking
15 7 (16.28%) Finance
15 7 (16.28%) SQL
15 7 (16.28%) DNS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) IIS
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.33%) Lync
7 1 (2.33%) Apache
7 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
2 10 (23.26%) SAN
3 8 (18.60%) Firewall
4 7 (16.28%) DNS
5 5 (11.63%) DHCP
6 4 (9.30%) LAN
6 4 (9.30%) NAS
7 3 (6.98%) VLAN
7 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 3 (6.98%) Multicast
8 2 (4.65%) VoIP
9 1 (2.33%) WLAN
9 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.33%) HTTP
9 1 (2.33%) SSL
9 1 (2.33%) Internet
9 1 (2.33%) MPLS
9 1 (2.33%) Network Security
9 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
1 7 (16.28%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Designer
2 10 (23.26%) Senior Designer
2 10 (23.26%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) DBA
5 5 (11.63%) Senior DBA
5 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Wintel Support
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) XSD
2 1 (2.33%) JMS
2 1 (2.33%) WSDL
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) Java EE
2 1 (2.33%) JSON
2 1 (2.33%) WCF
2 1 (2.33%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Economics
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.58%) Linux
5 10 (23.26%) Solaris
6 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
8 1 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.63%) ETL
1 5 (11.63%) Migration
1 5 (11.63%) Performance Improvement
1 5 (11.63%) Database Security
1 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.65%) Change Management
3 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.33%) BPMN
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.33%) ITSM
4 1 (2.33%) Change Control
4 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Perl
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 19 (44.19%) SC Cleared
3 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
3 10 (23.26%) RHCE
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) MCSA
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
6 1 (2.33%) HNC
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) Samba
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.33%) Xen
6 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) WSUS
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco
3 14 (32.56%) Oracle
4 13 (30.23%) VMware
5 10 (23.26%) Sun
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
7 3 (6.98%) Dell
7 3 (6.98%) Lotus
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) McAfee
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.33%) Apple
9 1 (2.33%) Nokia
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) IBM