The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 3 months to 22 June 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk - 1.36% 13.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.05% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 22
Median daily rate - £300 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +71.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £303 £300
% change year-on-year -7.43% +0.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £137.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -82.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -28.26% +35.29%  

Windows Server 2003 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 74 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 31.79% 33.48% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 54
Median daily rate £168 £210 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.23% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £133 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Norfolk

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Norfolk.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Norfolk

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Norfolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Avaya
2 11 (84.62%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) CRM
2 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (84.62%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) IIS
4 9 (69.23%) Epicor
4 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) ITSM
7 2 (15.38%) Clustering
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 11 (84.62%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (69.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) CRM
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Information Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Virtual Desktop
1 11 (84.62%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Avaya
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Epicor
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft