Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 83 79
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 14 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.79% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.01% 3.51% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 9
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.89% +10.42% -20.00%
10th Percentile £223 £211 £175
90th Percentile £376 £409 £398
East of England median daily rate £325 £288 £346
% change year-on-year +13.04% -16.97% +46.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £52.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 349 285 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 22.36% 22.64% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 145 142
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £134 £129 £171
90th Percentile £501 £575 £509
East of England median daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 39 21
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.85 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -9.38% +7.74%
10th Percentile £10.34 £11.12 £13.00
90th Percentile £30.38 £32.25 £39.50
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% +6.06% -5.71%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hatfield +4 5 £355 +7.17% 1
Welwyn Garden City -10 4 £325 -
Rickmansworth -4 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 £175 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Security Management
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) DHCP
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) Xen
6 6 (42.86%) WSUS
7 5 (35.71%) Splunk
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (28.57%) ADSI
8 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
8 4 (28.57%) LDAP
8 4 (28.57%) McAfee
8 4 (28.57%) Clustering
8 4 (28.57%) PKI
8 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (21.43%) Office 365

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 3 (21.43%) Skype
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) ADSI
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Security Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Xen
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) WSUS
2 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Splunk
3 4 (28.57%) McAfee
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Lumension
6 1 (7.14%) SAP