Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 20 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 38 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.65% 1.48% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 10.00% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Exeter median daily rate £158 - £168
10th Percentile £154 - £164
90th Percentile £161 - £171
Devon median daily rate £158 - £155
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% - -
Devon median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05% +26.67%

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 Exeter with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 5.86% 14.76% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 19
Exeter median daily rate £405 £190 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.16% -20.00% +5.56%
10th Percentile £190 £147 £164
90th Percentile £456 £404 £378
Devon median daily rate £425 £190 £395
% change year-on-year +123.68% -51.90% +31.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Exeter median hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.57% +17.95% +69.57%
10th Percentile £19.90 £14.90 £16.30
90th Percentile £41.30 £142.70 £23.10
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +169.23% -21.21% +24.53%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Exeter

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Exeter

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Exeter

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware