Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 62 37
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.30% 2.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.79% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 13
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.81% +45.45%
East of England median daily rate £325 £288 £346
% change year-on-year +13.04% -16.97% +46.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00

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 91 112 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 14.94% 16.74% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 70 75
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £130 £196 £113
90th Percentile £500 £513 £523
East of England median daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 12
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -56.67% -4.46%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.85 £10.70
90th Percentile £18.70 £17.65 £50.76
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% +6.06% -5.71%

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