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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 83 96 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -12  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.30% 0.28% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 1.36% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £328 £400 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.12% +100.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £380 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £420 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.20 £18.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.29% +20.96%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 222 295 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.11% 20.66% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 188 166
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £184 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 14
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.10 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -1.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.20 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Leeds

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (37.50%) Server Building
7 6 (37.50%) ThinPrint
7 6 (37.50%) XenApp
7 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
7 6 (37.50%) vSphere
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) Dell
9 4 (25.00%) SCCM
9 4 (25.00%) Veeam
9 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
11 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
11 2 (12.50%) Unix
11 2 (12.50%) SOA
11 2 (12.50%) LAN
11 2 (12.50%) WAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Server Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Server Support
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server Support
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) JSP
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Server Building
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Email Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 2 (12.50%) OCP
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) vSphere
2 6 (37.50%) XenApp
2 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) ThinPrint
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec