Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 572 396 460
Rank change year-on-year -176 +64 +107
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 4 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.023% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 0.14% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 37
10th Percentile £200 £279 £142
25th Percentile £286 £361 £200
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £456 £350
Median % change year-on-year +1.92% +30.36% +7.69%
75th Percentile £531 £500 £460
90th Percentile £550 - £580
England median daily rate £463 £325 £356
% change year-on-year +42.31% -8.77% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
10th Percentile £17.90 - £42.60
25th Percentile £19.25 - £44.95
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £48.75
75th Percentile £25.56 - £50.00
90th Percentile £27.48 - -
England median hourly rate £23.50 £13.40 £47.50
% change year-on-year +75.34% -71.78% +295.83%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,333 2,789 5,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.21% 15.75% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,937 1,980 3,648
10th Percentile £225 £235 £158
25th Percentile £425 £363 £299
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +15.68% +5.56% -7.69%
75th Percentile £650 £575 £575
90th Percentile £738 £655 £650
England median daily rate £495 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +15.00% +4.24% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 32 165
10th Percentile £15.00 £18.20 £14.10
25th Percentile £20.00 £22.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate £24.75 £27.33 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -9.42% +33.29% +9.63%
75th Percentile £46.75 £48.78 £36.70
90th Percentile £63.73 £63.60 £54.90
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £17.12
% change year-on-year +12.68% +3.68% -0.75%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in London

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in London.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in London

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in London

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in London.

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in London

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West London - 5 - - 2
Central London - 2 £480 - 2
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
7 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (31.58%) Citrix
11 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
11 5 (26.32%) Apple
11 5 (26.32%) ITIL
11 5 (26.32%) VMware
11 5 (26.32%) Azure
11 5 (26.32%) VLAN
11 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (26.32%) Ansible
12 4 (21.05%) vRealize
12 4 (21.05%) VMware NSX
12 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
12 4 (21.05%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 4 (21.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 4 (21.05%) JIRA
12 4 (21.05%) vSphere
12 4 (21.05%) CentOS
12 4 (21.05%) Git (software)

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (26.32%) Azure
3 1 (5.26%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 2 (10.53%) WLAN
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) BYOD
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
6 4 (21.05%) CentOS
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.26%) Android
9 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware NSX
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 4 (21.05%) vRealize
2 4 (21.05%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) Terraform
5 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (5.26%) Puppet
5 1 (5.26%) SCOM
5 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) Apple
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) MobileIron