Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 73 95
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.97% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.48% 4.04% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.67% +18.11% +23.30%
10th Percentile £255 £328 £293
90th Percentile £282 £410 £369
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 0 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £23.50
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 322 272 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.85% 23.96% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 113 157
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
10th Percentile £197 £105 £176
90th Percentile £472 £480 £443
East of England median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 28 61
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.23% +114.35% -46.00%
10th Percentile £13.33 £10.13 £9.75
90th Percentile £52.13 £44.65 £41.75
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Peterborough -6 8 £260 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) HP Storage
3 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) CA
3 4 (50.00%) arcserve
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Server Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Server Support
3 4 (50.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Network Support
4 3 (37.50%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) arcserve
2 4 (50.00%) CA