Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 34
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.22% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.35% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Dorset median daily rate - - £463
South West median daily rate £323 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +7.50% -14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Dorset median hourly rate - - £27.50
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £23.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +106.52% -43.21% +90.59%

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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 97 74 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 32.88% 16.52% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 39
Dorset median daily rate £400 £230 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.91% +31.43% -49.09%
10th Percentile £200 £110 £113
90th Percentile £486 £400 £460
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 26
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £13.13 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.84% -64.99% +124.28%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.75 £12.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £16.46 £45.83
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.72% -12.83% +4.67%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Dorset