Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 July 2018 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 90 78
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.76% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.69% 3.66% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 16
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £150 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -40.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £319 £134 £213
90th Percentile £371 £256 £438
South East median daily rate £368 £330 £315
% change year-on-year +11.36% +4.76% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £14.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year -15.79% -60.96% +121.21%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 289 246 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.16% 20.88% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 151 190
Oxfordshire median daily rate £380 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +38.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £578 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.68 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.25% +4.82% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.40 £10.00 £8.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £19.45 £22.65
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.84% -18.42% +15.15%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 2 £350 +75.00%
Windows Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) VMware