Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 20 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 76 53
Rank change year-on-year +2 -23 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.37% 1.27% 3.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 5.63% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 16
Oxford median daily rate £250 £275 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +61.76% -34.62%
10th Percentile £228 £237 £155
90th Percentile £320 £438 £375
Oxfordshire median daily rate £250 £300 £230
% change year-on-year -16.67% +30.43% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Oxford median hourly rate - - £15.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £15.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 170 160 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.22% 22.60% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 119 110
Oxford median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £176 £128 £133
90th Percentile £620 £528 £446
Oxfordshire median daily rate £405 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +1.25% +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 24
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.16% -37.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £74.66 £20.00 £112.45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.62% +1.56% +14.29%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxford

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxford

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) NetApp
1 10 (100.00%) Change Management
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 10 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 10 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (50.00%) Proactive Management
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
6 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) Demand Management
8 2 (20.00%) Degree

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Change Management
1 10 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 10 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (50.00%) Proactive Management
6 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) Demand Management
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) NetApp
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus