Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 25 May 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 114 74
Rank change year-on-year -33 -40 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 26 50 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.68% 1.42% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 5.48% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 65
Hampshire median daily rate £386 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.24% +5.47% -0.78%
10th Percentile £352 £306 £263
90th Percentile £457 £450 £481
South East median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £18.75
10th Percentile £42.50 - £18.13
90th Percentile £47.50 - £19.38
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year - -70.19% +143.94%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,043 913 1,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.23% 25.92% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 568 713
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £205 £254 £250
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 72 75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.75 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.98% -42.72% +47.14%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.41 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.25 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -21.05% +17.72%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Southampton +6 8 £363 +1.75%
Hook +4 6 £375 +17.19%
Aldershot - 4 £400 -
Basingstoke -13 2 - -
Portsmouth -1 1 - -
Havant -6 1 £375 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) DNS
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
8 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 5 (19.23%) AIX
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (15.38%) Solaris
10 4 (15.38%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Sophos
10 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
11 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (11.54%) vSphere
11 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
11 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (11.54%) Office 365

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Acrobat
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQLPlus
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) StarTeam
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Author
3 2 (7.69%) Build Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Author
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) XSLT
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) AIX
5 5 (19.23%) Unix
6 4 (15.38%) Solaris
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Information Security
1 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
1 3 (11.54%) Migration
1 3 (11.54%) SDLC
2 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (7.69%) ERD
2 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Software Distribution
2 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Release Management
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
1 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
1 3 (11.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Sophos
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Infoblox
5 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
6 2 (7.69%) Adobe
6 2 (7.69%) Borland
6 2 (7.69%) Lumension
7 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.85%) Nintex
7 1 (3.85%) Northgate