Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 July 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.49% 0.57% 2.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 3.17% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Ipswich median daily rate £255 £173 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.83% -13.75% -
Suffolk median daily rate £255 £173 £200
% change year-on-year +47.83% -13.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

Windows Server 2003 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 24 63 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 11.88% 17.90% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 48 48
Ipswich median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +42.86%
10th Percentile £183 £155 £174
90th Percentile £568 £588 £575
Suffolk median daily rate £239 £300 £350
% change year-on-year -20.42% -14.29% +21.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Ipswich median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +53.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £11.00 £20.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £13.00 £20.00 £25.45
Suffolk median hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -42.50% +42.86% +27.27%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Ipswich

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Ipswich

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Mimecast
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft