Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 15 July 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 92 80
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 17 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.09% 1.45% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.67% 5.34% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £401 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.79% +37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £338 £316 £213
90th Percentile £496 £500 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +1.33% +25.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 364 412 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.33% 27.09% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 157 131
Milton Keynes median daily rate £361 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.69% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £190 £254 £213
90th Percentile £507 £538 £511
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £366 £400 £368
% change year-on-year -8.63% +8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 23
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.03 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.08% +28.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £18.70 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -21.94% +18.03% -3.17%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (76.47%) ITIL
4 13 (76.47%) VMware
5 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
6 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
6 11 (64.71%) SLA
6 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
6 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
8 8 (47.06%) NetApp
8 8 (47.06%) Linux
8 8 (47.06%) MCSE
8 8 (47.06%) Change Management
9 7 (41.18%) Cisco
9 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
9 7 (41.18%) ITIL V3
9 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
9 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (35.29%) XenApp
10 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
10 6 (35.29%) Citrix
11 5 (29.41%) Service Management
11 5 (29.41%) Forcepoint
11 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
11 5 (29.41%) IIS
12 4 (23.53%) MCP

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architect
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support
5 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (5.88%) Unix
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL V3
3 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) MCSE
5 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) MCP
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) MCSA
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
4 3 (17.65%) UAG
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (11.76%) NFS
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) OVSD
2 2 (11.76%) SCSM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) Forcepoint
7 4 (23.53%) Remedy
8 2 (11.76%) arcserve
8 2 (11.76%) Computacenter
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) Symantec
8 2 (11.76%) Veeam
9 1 (5.88%) McAfee