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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 115 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 30 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.04% 1.88% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.25% 8.40% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 24
Median daily rate £300 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £304 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £23.50 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.07% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £10.60 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £22.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -16.88%
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
706 643 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.59% 22.38% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 366 299
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 74
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.87 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% +1.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -12 18 £394 +75.00% 18
North Yorkshire +7 6 £238 -20.83% 2
South Yorkshire -19 6 £250 -9.09%
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Windows Server
3 33 (62.26%) Active Directory
4 31 (58.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
6 27 (50.94%) VMware
7 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
8 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (28.30%) SQL
9 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
12 11 (20.75%) Citrix
12 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
13 10 (18.87%) Windows XP
14 9 (16.98%) MS Office
15 8 (15.09%) ITIL
15 8 (15.09%) SAN
15 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (13.21%) SCCM
16 7 (13.21%) Migration
16 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (11.32%) Banking
17 6 (11.32%) NetApp
17 6 (11.32%) Linux
17 6 (11.32%) Windows 2000
17 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.55%) FileNet
6 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.77%) IIS
9 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) Acrobat
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.66%) MS Project
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) SAN
2 5 (9.43%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) VPN
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 4 (7.55%) LAN
3 4 (7.55%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (7.55%) WAN
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 3 (5.66%) WebEx
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.89%) Telepresence
6 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.89%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) FileNet Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.66%) Wintel Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.66%) PDA
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Windows Server
3 31 (58.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
6 10 (18.87%) Windows XP
7 6 (11.32%) Linux
7 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (11.32%) Windows 2000
8 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Vista
9 4 (7.55%) Unix
10 1 (1.89%) AIX
10 1 (1.89%) Solaris
10 1 (1.89%) SUSE
10 1 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.89%) VMS
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 5 (9.43%) Service Management
3 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.55%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (7.55%) E-Discovery
4 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.55%) Server Building
5 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.66%) Change Management
5 3 (5.66%) ITSM
5 3 (5.66%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.89%) Information Management
6 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.89%) Security Management
6 1 (1.89%) Security Patching
6 1 (1.89%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCITP
2 3 (5.66%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (62.26%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.55%) Xen
5 3 (5.66%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.89%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.89%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.89%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 11 (20.75%) Citrix
4 6 (11.32%) NetApp
5 5 (9.43%) HP
5 5 (9.43%) IBM
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle
5 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) Peregrine
6 4 (7.55%) Remedy
7 3 (5.66%) Adobe
7 3 (5.66%) Bomgar
8 2 (3.77%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) CA
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.89%) Sun
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