The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 26 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.37% 3.28% 7.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 19.15% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 4
Median daily rate £275 £255 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.84% -23.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.38% +16.12%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36 47 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 13.48% 17.15% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 19
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £253 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -24.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.98 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.50 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bracknell

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bracknell

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Intel Security
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Software Distribution
5 6 (46.15%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 6 (46.15%) IIS
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Server Patching
5 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
5 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (15.38%) HP
9 2 (15.38%) EMC
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
9 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Operations Technician
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Distribution
2 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
2 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) Server Patching
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Netcool
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Intel Security
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) CommVault
3 1 (7.69%) Meridio
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
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