The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 28 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
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 0.99% 0.53% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 1.27% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £18.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.06% +18.54%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29 79 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 28.71% 41.80% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 61 21
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.50 £48.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +259.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Crawley

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Crawley

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) ADSL
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) F5