Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 50 39
Rank change year-on-year -18 -11 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.29% 1.77% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 9.48% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 14
Bedfordshire median daily rate £259 £425 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.12% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £128 £221 £105
90th Percentile £388 £438 £450
East of England median daily rate £260 £350 £329
% change year-on-year -25.71% +6.46% +35.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -78.79%
East of England median hourly rate - £30.56 £23.50
% change year-on-year - +30.04% +42.42%

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 152 116 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 22.42% 18.62% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 76 61
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% -2.10%
10th Percentile £125 £163 £113
90th Percentile £513 £488 £488
East of England median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 32
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £30.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -54.51% +136.75%
10th Percentile £14.05 £11.30 £10.05
90th Percentile £47.47 £44.16 £50.24
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +7.58% -4.35% +4.55%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Manager
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP