Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 64 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.87% 0.15% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.81% 0.75% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94% +44.68%
10th Percentile £418 £406 £221
90th Percentile £444 £419 £438
East of England median daily rate £350 £285 £350
% change year-on-year +22.81% -18.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - £36.75

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 104 133 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.15% 19.88% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 64
Bedfordshire median daily rate £394 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £137 £128 £113
90th Percentile £491 £521 £500
East of England median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.75 £27.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.24% -20.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.85 £11.30
90th Percentile £20.13 £48.30 £46.16
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £22.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year -25.47% +34.17% -10.81%

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

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £438 - 1
Windows Server 2003
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Migration Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Migration Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365 Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VCP5
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware