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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 114 92 63
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 24 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.33% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 6.61% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 26
Average daily rate £280 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £12.09 £9.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.26% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £15.25 £13.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.41 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.68% -3.47%
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
648 514 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.64% 20.16% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 295 263
Average daily rate £400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £157 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 59 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £22.50 £14.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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 14 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -6 15 £290 +5.45% 5
South Yorkshire -14 5 £335 +7.20% 1
North Yorkshire -2 3 £250 -37.50% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (70.69%) Active Directory
2 41 (70.69%) Windows Server
3 36 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 28 (48.28%) VMware
5 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (32.76%) Finance
7 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
7 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
9 14 (24.14%) SQL
9 14 (24.14%) IIS
10 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
10 13 (22.41%) Windows XP
10 13 (22.41%) Migration
11 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
11 11 (18.97%) Windows 2000
11 11 (18.97%) ITIL
12 10 (17.24%) Cisco
13 9 (15.52%) SAN
14 8 (13.79%) MS Office
14 8 (13.79%) Blackberry
15 7 (12.07%) Windows Vista
15 7 (12.07%) Firewall
15 7 (12.07%) Citrix
15 7 (12.07%) Windows 8
16 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
16 6 (10.34%) EMC
16 6 (10.34%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (24.14%) IIS
2 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (5.17%) JBoss
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.72%) FileNet
7 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.79%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) Acrobat
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) SAN
2 7 (12.07%) Firewall
3 6 (10.34%) DNS
4 5 (8.62%) DHCP
4 5 (8.62%) LAN
4 5 (8.62%) WAN
5 4 (6.90%) Internet
5 4 (6.90%) VPN
6 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.45%) WebEx
8 1 (1.72%) Telepresence
8 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (13.79%) Migration Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Server Migration Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) PowerShell Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Wintel Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) COM+
2 2 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.17%) Clustering
4 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.17%) NHS
4 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.45%) PDA
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (70.69%) Windows Server
3 36 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
6 13 (22.41%) Windows XP
7 11 (18.97%) Windows 2000
8 7 (12.07%) Windows 8
8 7 (12.07%) Windows Vista
9 5 (8.62%) Linux
9 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.17%) Unix
11 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.72%) AIX
12 1 (1.72%) Solaris
12 1 (1.72%) SUSE
12 1 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.72%) VMS
12 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Migration
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) Server Patching
4 4 (6.90%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.17%) Email Filtering
5 3 (5.17%) ITSM
5 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
5 3 (5.17%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.45%) High Availability
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Server Building
6 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) MCITP
2 2 (3.45%) MCP
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (70.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Server
4 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.72%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) Foglight
2 3 (5.17%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.45%) NetCrunch
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
3 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.72%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.72%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.72%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (48.28%) VMware
3 10 (17.24%) Cisco
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
5 6 (10.34%) EMC
6 5 (8.62%) HP
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle
6 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.90%) NetApp
7 4 (6.90%) Peregrine
7 4 (6.90%) Remedy
8 3 (5.17%) New Relic
9 2 (3.45%) Adobe
9 2 (3.45%) Bomgar
9 2 (3.45%) IBM
9 2 (3.45%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.45%) Splunk
9 2 (3.45%) Symantec
10 1 (1.72%) SAP
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