Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 87 67
Rank change year-on-year +34 -20 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 42 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.61% 1.97% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.13% 8.59% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +20.00% -10.54%
10th Percentile £285 £318 £292
90th Percentile £472 £590 £359
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £420 £348
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.86% -5.44%
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 320 384 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.54% 22.95% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 141 150
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £394 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.82% +3.01% +2.00%
10th Percentile £160 £200 £263
90th Percentile £500 £503 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year - +1.35% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.27 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.44% +16.67% -2.79%
10th Percentile £12.29 £11.74 £8.85
90th Percentile £38.13 £21.00 £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -18.07% +20.00% -5.42%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019, 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 26 (61.90%) Active Directory
5 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (50.00%) VMware
7 19 (45.24%) ITIL
7 19 (45.24%) Office 365
8 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
9 16 (38.10%) PowerShell
10 15 (35.71%) Hyper-V
11 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 14 (33.33%) Change Management
12 11 (26.19%) .NET
12 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
14 9 (21.43%) SCCM
15 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
15 8 (19.05%) Cisco
15 8 (19.05%) IIS
15 8 (19.05%) Linux
15 8 (19.05%) Service Management
15 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (19.05%) Presales
16 7 (16.67%) McAfee
16 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (19.05%) IIS
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Office 365
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Akamai
3 5 (11.90%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (9.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DHCP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) LAN
2 3 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) Broadband
3 2 (4.76%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.76%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) Skype
3 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support
4 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) CRM Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) ADSI
3 2 (4.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Unix
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL
2 14 (33.33%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
3 8 (19.05%) Presales
3 8 (19.05%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
5 5 (11.90%) CRM
5 5 (11.90%) ITSM
5 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
6 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security Management
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) ISMS
6 4 (9.52%) Security Management
7 3 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) VBScript
3 5 (11.90%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (14.29%) MCSE
7 5 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (9.52%) MCP
9 3 (7.14%) CCNA
9 3 (7.14%) CCNP
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (7.14%) MCSA
10 2 (4.76%) Degree
11 1 (2.38%) CCA
11 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 15 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (7.14%) UAG
7 2 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
3 5 (11.90%) OVSD
3 5 (11.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (19.05%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) McAfee
4 5 (11.90%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) F5
4 5 (11.90%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) NetApp
5 3 (7.14%) Forcepoint
5 3 (7.14%) Remedy
6 2 (4.76%) Computacenter
6 2 (4.76%) Intel