Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 July 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 140 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 -58 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 13 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.41% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.76% 2.00% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 36
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £315 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £233 £150 £130
90th Percentile £484 £388 £411
England median daily rate £325 £323 £314
% change year-on-year +0.78% +2.79% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 13
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 - £14.50
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +1.39% -4.00% +4.17%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 689 651 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.47% 20.54% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 374 319
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% +14.50%
10th Percentile £178 £158 £180
90th Percentile £500 £488 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 71 69
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.27 £10.00
90th Percentile £20.20 £52.50 £20.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% +1.52% +2.10%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 10 £473 +26.00%
Northamptonshire -12 3 £275 -20.29% 1
Derbyshire +11 2 £288 +101.75%
Leicestershire +10 2 £294 +2.17% 3
Lincolnshire +10 2 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) QlikView
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (47.37%) SQLPlus
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
6 6 (31.58%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) FTP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) Kerberos
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle BI EE
1 9 (47.37%) QlikView
1 9 (47.37%) SQLPlus
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (26.32%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (21.05%) Essbase
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.53%) OBIEE Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) QlikView Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.26%) Essbase Support
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Support
5 1 (5.26%) Hyperion Support
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Streams
3 3 (15.79%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) NHS
3 3 (15.79%) PKI
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (31.58%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
4 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Hyperion
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Novell
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter
6 1 (5.26%) VMware