Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 131 96
Rank change year-on-year -24 -35 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 31 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.51% 0.87% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.85% 3.48% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 61
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £315 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -2.55% +2.62%
10th Percentile £330 £262 £280
90th Percentile £458 £400 £498
South East median daily rate £375 £315 £322
% change year-on-year +19.05% -2.06% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £20.25
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £12.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% -67.12% +94.67%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,028 891 1,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.74% 25.01% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 524 772
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £206 £202 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 77 67
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.40 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -61.60% +120.59%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £12.15
90th Percentile £46.90 £44.05 £52.68
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.76% -6.85% +7.35%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -8 8 £415 +17.31%
Hook -4 3 £418 +34.68%
Aldershot - 3 £388 -
Havant -5 2 £375 - 2
Andover - 2 £450 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) HP
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) Sophos
8 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
9 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
9 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (15.79%) ERD

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 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQLPlus
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
2 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) jQuery
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XSLT
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) AIX
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
2 3 (15.79%) ERD
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Records Management
3 2 (10.53%) Server Building
3 2 (10.53%) Server Management
3 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) F#
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) DFS Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.53%) AirWatch
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Sophos
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
6 2 (10.53%) Nintex
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas