Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Windows Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 53 47
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.51% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 2.48% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Bedfordshire median daily rate £105 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.69% -7.14% +40.00%
10th Percentile £98 £313 £170
90th Percentile £113 £338 £450
East of England median daily rate £300 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -13.04% +6.15% +23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £31.56
East of England median hourly rate - £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -15.79% +8.57%

Windows Server 2003 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 108 121 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.09% 20.72% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 73 68
Bedfordshire median daily rate £269 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.76% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £114 £205 £128
90th Percentile £488 £523 £575
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 28
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -67.06% +142.86%
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.80 £14.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £15.90 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £15.25 £21.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year -30.44% +25.29% +6.06%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft