The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 97 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 49 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 2.13% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.78% 10.20% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 24
Average daily rate
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£265 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £150 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £11.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £10.20 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £22.60 £24.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.60%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
723 500 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.99% 20.86% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 283 310
Average daily rate £350 £300 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 71 67
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.55 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.46 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £45.00
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 Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
West Yorkshire -33 24 £285 +26.66% 18
North Yorkshire +3 13 £288 +4.54% 2
South Yorkshire -17 9 £225 +87.50%
East Yorkshire +5 2 £120 -62.50%
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (78.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (57.60%) Microsoft
4 67 (53.60%) VMware
5 63 (50.40%) Active Directory
6 59 (47.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (44.80%) ITIL
8 52 (41.60%) SQL
9 41 (32.80%) Cisco
10 40 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 40 (32.00%) IIS
11 39 (31.20%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (28.00%) SAN
13 34 (27.20%) Migration
14 33 (26.40%) MS Exchange
15 29 (23.20%) .NET
16 28 (22.40%) Linux
17 27 (21.60%) Windows 2000
18 26 (20.80%) NetApp
18 26 (20.80%) PowerShell
19 25 (20.00%) LAN
19 25 (20.00%) WAN
20 24 (19.20%) SharePoint
20 24 (19.20%) Clustering
20 24 (19.20%) Windows 2000 Server
21 23 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2010
21 23 (18.40%) Firewall
21 23 (18.40%) MS Excel
21 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
22 22 (17.60%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 40 (32.00%) IIS
2 33 (26.40%) MS Exchange
3 24 (19.20%) SharePoint
4 23 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (12.80%) JBoss
6 11 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 2 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 23 (18.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.60%) Line 500
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (28.00%) SAN
2 25 (20.00%) LAN
2 25 (20.00%) WAN
3 23 (18.40%) Firewall
4 13 (10.40%) DHCP
4 13 (10.40%) DNS
5 12 (9.60%) Internet
6 8 (6.40%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (5.60%) Network Security
7 7 (5.60%) Wireless
8 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.00%) VPN
10 3 (2.40%) DMZ
10 3 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.60%) MPLS
11 2 (1.60%) DSL
11 2 (1.60%) SSL
12 1 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.80%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Big Data
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.40%) Publishing
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (17.60%) 2nd Line Support
2 21 (16.80%) Migration Engineer
3 20 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) Server Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) IT Support
9 6 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.00%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Consultant
10 5 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Desktop Support
11 4 (3.20%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Windows Server Engineer
12 3 (2.40%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.40%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Clustering
2 15 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.20%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.40%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.80%) CMDB
6 4 (3.20%) NHS
7 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.60%) PKI
8 2 (1.60%) DTV
8 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.80%) Replication
9 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (78.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (47.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (22.40%) Linux
5 27 (21.60%) Windows 2000
6 24 (19.20%) Windows 2000 Server
7 22 (17.60%) Windows XP
8 21 (16.80%) Windows 7
9 17 (13.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (12.00%) UNIX
11 8 (6.40%) Windows NT
12 7 (5.60%) Ubuntu
12 7 (5.60%) CentOS
13 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.40%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.80%) Android
16 1 (0.80%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.80%) ITIL
2 34 (27.20%) Migration
3 17 (13.60%) Change Management
4 11 (8.80%) Project Management
4 11 (8.80%) Incident Management
5 10 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (7.20%) Problem Management
7 8 (6.40%) Service Management
7 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.40%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.80%) DevOps
8 6 (4.80%) Workflow
9 5 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.20%) Server Hardening
11 3 (2.40%) Data Centre Operations
11 3 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (1.60%) TOGAF
12 2 (1.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (41.60%) SQL
2 26 (20.80%) PowerShell
3 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
4 17 (13.60%) VB
5 7 (5.60%) Perl
6 6 (4.80%) VBScript
6 6 (4.80%) Jython
7 5 (4.00%) Python
8 3 (2.40%) C#
9 2 (1.60%) C
10 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.00%) MCSE
3 6 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.80%) MCITP
4 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.00%) MCP
5 4 (3.20%) CCNA
5 4 (3.20%) MCTS
5 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.60%) MCDST
7 2 (1.60%) MCSA
7 2 (1.60%) CCNP
7 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.80%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.80%) NCDA
8 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 63 (50.40%) Active Directory
2 39 (31.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.60%) VMware Server
4 9 (7.20%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.60%) XenServer
6 6 (4.80%) XenApp
7 5 (4.00%) vSphere
8 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.60%) UAG
10 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.80%) vCloud
10 1 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Foglight
2 8 (6.40%) SCCM
3 6 (4.80%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (4.00%) SCOM
5 4 (3.20%) WSUS
6 3 (2.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (2.40%) Puppet
7 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.60%) Unicenter
7 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.80%) OpenView
8 1 (0.80%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.80%) Opsview
8 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 72 (57.60%) Microsoft
2 67 (53.60%) VMware
3 41 (32.80%) Cisco
4 26 (20.80%) NetApp
5 19 (15.20%) HP
6 18 (14.40%) Oracle
6 18 (14.40%) Red Hat
7 15 (12.00%) EMC
8 13 (10.40%) Citrix
9 9 (7.20%) Remedy
9 9 (7.20%) New Relic
10 5 (4.00%) Meraki
10 5 (4.00%) Splunk
11 4 (3.20%) IBM
11 4 (3.20%) Veeam
12 3 (2.40%) Brocade
12 3 (2.40%) Kaspersky
12 3 (2.40%) Apple
13 2 (1.60%) Sage
13 2 (1.60%) Sophos
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