The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 22 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 1.53% 7.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.57% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £408 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £303 £300
% change year-on-year -7.43% +0.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -28.26% +35.29%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 63 35 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 21.80% 17.86% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 19
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £254 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
3 9 (56.25%) Unix
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) HPUX
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
5 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) LDAP
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (18.75%) Demantra
2 3 (18.75%) SnowdropKCS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) Kerberos
2 5 (31.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Development Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Development Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) ADSI
2 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
1 5 (31.25%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) HPUX
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) QMS
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) MIIS
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) McAfee
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) PTC
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat