Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 October 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 45 48
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.77% 1.28% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.96% 6.38% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £425 - -
South West median daily rate £450 £324 £300
% change year-on-year +39.00% +7.92% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £47.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +295.83% -38.46%

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 94 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.91% 20.09% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 66 47
Somerset median daily rate £345 £308 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.20% +9.82% -23.29%
10th Percentile £145 £110 £165
90th Percentile £500 £544 £493
South West median daily rate £395 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +12.86% -3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 22
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +146.88% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.95 £10.65
90th Percentile £44.33 £49.13 £33.18
South West median hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +76.32% +20.63% -10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Somerset

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Bath 0 4 £425 -
Windows Server 2003
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle