Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 72 64
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 1.53% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 7.14% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 20
Hertfordshire median daily rate £188 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -26.47% +54.55%
10th Percentile £163 £168 £365
90th Percentile £483 £400 £438
East of England median daily rate £260 £350 £344
% change year-on-year -25.71% +1.82% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £33.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +252.63% -44.12%
East of England median hourly rate - £30.56 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +17.54% +57.58%

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 335 294 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.46% 21.44% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 154 203
Hertfordshire median daily rate £366 £364 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +8.58% -4.29%
10th Percentile £120 £165 £120
90th Percentile £553 £509 £488
East of England median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 18 50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -9.84% +1.67%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £45.53 £20.00 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% -5.71% +6.06%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Watford -10 2 £175 -39.13% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £500 -
Rickmansworth -5 1 £388 +167.24%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
5 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Database Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk