Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 78 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 29 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.81% 1.82% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.18% 6.70% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £414 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.29% -20.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £300 £245 £269
90th Percentile £500 £455 £573
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £414 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +18.29% +16.67% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £27.75

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 404 373 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.23% 27.13% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 165 123
Milton Keynes median daily rate £386 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +10.67% +12.78%
10th Percentile £185 £286 £223
90th Percentile £521 £550 £529
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £368
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.84% +8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 21
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.25 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.17% +5.36% -5.08%
10th Percentile £11.33 £8.85 £10.50
90th Percentile £24.60 £18.00 £19.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year +1.47% +11.84% +1.33%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) VMware
3 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (75.86%) ITIL
5 21 (72.41%) Security Cleared
6 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
7 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
8 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
8 16 (55.17%) ITIL V3
9 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
10 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (41.38%) Citrix
11 12 (41.38%) Linux
11 12 (41.38%) Change Management
11 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
11 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
12 11 (37.93%) MCSE
12 11 (37.93%) SLA
12 11 (37.93%) NetApp
13 10 (34.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (31.03%) IIS
15 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
15 8 (27.59%) SCCM
15 8 (27.59%) Virtual Environments
16 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (24.14%) SCOM
16 7 (24.14%) Service Management

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 (31.03%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Architect
3 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Server Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Clustering
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Vista
6 4 (13.79%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.90%) Solaris
8 2 (6.90%) Unix
9 1 (3.45%) CentOS
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 16 (55.17%) ITIL V3
3 12 (41.38%) Change Management
3 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
4 8 (27.59%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Service Management
6 6 (20.69%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
6 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) ITSM
8 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
8 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) MCSE
5 10 (34.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (20.69%) CCNA
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.24%) MCP
8 4 (13.79%) MCSA
9 3 (10.34%) CCNP
9 3 (10.34%) CCSP
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.34%) MCITP
10 2 (6.90%) CCA
10 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (3.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
1 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
1 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (13.79%) NFS
4 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
5 3 (10.34%) UAG
6 1 (3.45%) Docker
6 1 (3.45%) vCloud
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 7 (24.14%) SCOM
3 5 (17.24%) OVSD
4 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
4 4 (13.79%) SCSM
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (3.45%) Ansible
7 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
7 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.45%) Puppet
7 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
7 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
7 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
7 1 (3.45%) vRealize
7 1 (3.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) NetApp
5 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 7 (24.14%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Forcepoint
7 4 (13.79%) arcserve
7 4 (13.79%) Remedy
7 4 (13.79%) Symantec
7 4 (13.79%) Veeam
8 2 (6.90%) Computacenter
8 2 (6.90%) Sun
9 1 (3.45%) CA
9 1 (3.45%) Dell
9 1 (3.45%) EMC
9 1 (3.45%) IBM
9 1 (3.45%) McAfee
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.45%) SunGard