The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 24 June 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 25
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon - 1.22% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.52% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £303 £300
% change year-on-year -5.78% +0.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £18.46
% change year-on-year -28.26% +24.59%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 46 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 29.90% 18.78% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 32
Median daily rate £463 £393 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.83% +16.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft