The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 28 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 Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.48% 1.23% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 7.41% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £415 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +50.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -8.06% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £24.50 £18.61
% change year-on-year -32.65% +31.68%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 109 81 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.89% 16.56% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 55
Median daily rate £375 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.75 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.03% -48.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.00 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -2 2 £438 +5.42%
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) Sun