Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 44 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 +35 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.49% 1.65% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.14% 7.20% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Cardiff median daily rate £215 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.90% +50.00% +18.18%
10th Percentile £124 £388 £295
90th Percentile £315 £520 £357
South Wales median daily rate £323 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -32.11% +46.15% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -35.71% +110.00%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 140 125 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 23.06% 22.85% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 80 157
Cardiff median daily rate £310 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.33% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £124 £144 £259
90th Percentile £450 £550 £475
South Wales median daily rate £322 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -14.13% +7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 8
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.09% -32.35% +41.67%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.65 £12.33
90th Percentile £19.13 £15.40 £27.43
South Wales median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -10.71% +16.67%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) Proactive Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL