Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 89 78
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 36 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.73% 1.64% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.06% 7.82% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £394 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +67.66% -32.86%
10th Percentile £282 £309 £200
90th Percentile £488 £595 £431
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £394 £275
% change year-on-year +1.52% +43.27% -14.06%
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 358 371 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.18% 21.02% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 125 139
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £200
90th Percentile £499 £500 £528
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £390
% change year-on-year +7.14% -10.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 20
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £17.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.85% +22.41% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.73 £11.59 £11.45
90th Percentile £22.65 £21.00 £16.24
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.94% +20.00% -2.79%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 19 (52.78%) ITIL
6 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
7 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
8 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 14 (38.89%) Change Management
8 14 (38.89%) VMware
9 13 (36.11%) Office 365
10 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
11 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (30.56%) .NET
12 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 9 (25.00%) SCCM
13 8 (22.22%) ITIL V3
13 8 (22.22%) Service Management
13 8 (22.22%) Cisco
13 8 (22.22%) IIS
13 8 (22.22%) Linux
13 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (19.44%) MCSE
14 7 (19.44%) McAfee
14 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (16.67%) SCOM
15 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.89%) Akamai
3 5 (13.89%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) LAN
2 3 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (5.56%) Broadband
3 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Skype
3 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) CRM Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) ADSI
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Unix
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Change Management
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 8 (22.22%) Service Management
4 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 5 (13.89%) Application Packaging
5 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) ITSM
5 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
6 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) ISMS
6 4 (11.11%) Security Management
7 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.67%) VBScript
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (19.44%) MCSE
5 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (11.11%) MCP
8 3 (8.33%) CCNA
8 3 (8.33%) CCNP
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (8.33%) MCSA
9 2 (5.56%) Degree
10 1 (2.78%) CCA
10 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (8.33%) UAG
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) SCOM
3 5 (13.89%) OVSD
3 5 (13.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 14 (38.89%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) McAfee
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) F5
4 5 (13.89%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) NetApp
5 3 (8.33%) Forcepoint
5 3 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (5.56%) Computacenter
6 2 (5.56%) Intel