Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 120 137
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 -54
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 1.03% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 4.83% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 7
Leeds median daily rate £250 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +29.31% +28.89%
10th Percentile £218 £270 £241
90th Percentile £283 £475 £423
West Yorkshire median daily rate £294 £368 £280
% change year-on-year -20.07% +31.25% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.50% +48.15%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.52% -22.86% +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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 444 559 727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.68% 21.37% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 361 444
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £209 £244 £197
90th Percentile £543 £550 £529
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 56
Leeds median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +8.00% -4.58%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.10 £9.08
90th Percentile £24.63 £24.88 £18.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year -5.66% +3.92% +6.25%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SmoothWall
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Database Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix