Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 43 57
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 2.66% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.94% 12.15% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 5
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% -6.25%
South East median daily rate £320 £325 £310
% change year-on-year -1.54% +4.84% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £43.28 £17.00
% change year-on-year -72.27% +154.59% -2.86%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 107 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.40% 21.93% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 66
Kent median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £130 £133 £148
90th Percentile £447 £413 £494
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 16
Kent median hourly rate - £19.25 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.53% +33.90%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Kent

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Kent

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware