Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 83 58
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 32 13 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.82% 1.02% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.53% 4.38% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £422 £235 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.57% -32.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £311 £200 £247
90th Percentile £594 £431 £440
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £422 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +53.45% -21.43% +16.47%
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 375 297 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.28% 23.20% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 165
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £218
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £386 £375
% change year-on-year -9.39% +3.00% +16.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.55 £11.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £16.15 £21.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +13.21%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
3 19 (59.38%) VMware
4 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (53.13%) Linux
5 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (46.88%) ITIL
6 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
8 13 (40.63%) Citrix
9 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 12 (37.50%) Office 365
10 11 (34.38%) ITIL V3
10 11 (34.38%) Virtual Environments
10 11 (34.38%) SQL
10 11 (34.38%) HP
11 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (31.25%) IIS
11 10 (31.25%) MCSE
11 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
12 9 (28.13%) DV Cleared
12 9 (28.13%) Windows Vista
12 9 (28.13%) SCCM
13 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (25.00%) Change Management
13 8 (25.00%) Unix

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 10 (31.25%) IIS
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.25%) CMS
5 2 (6.25%) Kentico
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
6 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Office 365
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) NAS
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Architect
2 9 (28.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Support Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Vista
6 8 (25.00%) Unix
7 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
8 5 (15.63%) Android
8 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
8 5 (15.63%) Solaris
9 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.13%) CentOS
10 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.13%) SUSE
10 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
10 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL V3
2 11 (34.38%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (25.00%) Change Management
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) TOGAF
5 6 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Service Management
5 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (12.50%) ITSM
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) VB6
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) MCSE
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (28.13%) DV Cleared
5 4 (12.50%) MCP
6 3 (9.38%) CCNA
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) MCITP
6 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.25%) CCSP
7 2 (6.25%) GSAE
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.13%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.88%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) Docker
6 1 (3.13%) vCloud
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) SCOM
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) OpenView
4 2 (6.25%) OVSD
5 1 (3.13%) Ansible
5 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.13%) Unicenter
5 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) VMware
2 13 (40.63%) Citrix
3 11 (34.38%) HP
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) Apple
5 5 (15.63%) Sun
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp
7 3 (9.38%) StorageTek
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) CA
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
8 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) Nimsoft
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) SunGard