The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 30 April 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.61% 3.59% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 14.89% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Median daily rate £195 £238 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% -19.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +31.25%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 41 47 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 24.85% 24.10% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 32
Median daily rate £130 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £365 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.48 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.12% +11.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £42.10 £13.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Meridio
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
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