Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 93 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 26 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.75% 1.60% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.01% 6.68% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £428 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +8.33% +39.53%
10th Percentile £377 £363 £228
90th Percentile £500 £599 £523
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £475 £300
% change year-on-year -10.53% +58.33% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.50 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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 371 404 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.00% 24.00% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 136 127
Milton Keynes median daily rate £380 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.25% -2.81% +8.84%
10th Percentile £195 £213 £197
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £378 £384
% change year-on-year +3.31% -1.69% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -11.73%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.80 £19.50 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.25%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) ITIL
5 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (46.15%) MCSE
7 12 (46.15%) VMware
8 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
8 11 (42.31%) Linux
8 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
8 11 (42.31%) NetApp
8 11 (42.31%) Change Management
9 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
10 9 (34.62%) Citrix
10 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
10 9 (34.62%) Office 365
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
12 7 (26.92%) Service Management
12 7 (26.92%) MCP
13 6 (23.08%) .NET
13 6 (23.08%) SLA
13 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
14 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
14 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (19.23%) VMware Workstation

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 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (19.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Akamai
4 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Broadband
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.69%) NAS
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
1 2 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) CRM Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) ADSI
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (42.31%) Linux
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) Unix
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
9 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Change Management
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
4 7 (26.92%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) CRM
5 5 (19.23%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) ITSM
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (19.23%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (46.15%) MCSE
4 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) MCP
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (7.69%) Degree
10 1 (3.85%) CCA
10 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (3.85%) MCITP
10 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) NFS
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.69%) OVSD
1 2 (7.69%) SCSM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) NetApp
4 9 (34.62%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) arcserve
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Intel
6 2 (7.69%) McAfee
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Veeam
7 1 (3.85%) F5