Period
to 21 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 129 114
Rank change year-on-year +35 -15 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.28% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 1.18% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 17
East Midlands median daily rate £83 £314 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -73.71% +12.05% +1.82%
10th Percentile £81 £240 £257
90th Percentile £84 £350 £300
England median daily rate £350 £361 £325
% change year-on-year -2.98% +11.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
East Midlands median hourly rate - £9.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.18% -48.84%
England median hourly rate £21.00 £12.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year +75.00% -2.04% -44.32%

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 395 592 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.24% 24.06% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 373 396
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +4.16% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £136 £186
90th Percentile £500 £538 £534
England median daily rate £415 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 59 71
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.07 £12.07 £10.29
90th Percentile £17.50 £32.50 £29.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.30
% change year-on-year +1.45% -0.29% +4.85%

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 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 February 2020. 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
Derbyshire +4 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £83 - 2
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware