Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 6 months to 17 August 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 69 74
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -33
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.52% 0.60% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 2.22% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £325 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +20.93% -2.27%
10th Percentile £295 £313 £148
90th Percentile £449 £338 £298
Yorkshire median daily rate £323 £323 £303
% change year-on-year - +6.61% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £9.50 £14.35
% change year-on-year +84.21% -33.80% -19.15%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 227 225 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 23.79% 27.21% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 123 217
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% +54.17%
10th Percentile £230 £158 £281
90th Percentile £538 £600 £660
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 21
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £12.13 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.19% -46.11% +80.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.63 £13.00
90th Percentile £62.67 £14.85 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £12.50 £14.48
% change year-on-year +18.24% -13.67% +15.84%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Doncaster +3 2 £314 -3.46% 1
Sheffield 0 1 £450 +38.46%
Rotherham - 1 £390 -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Server Building
5 1 (20.00%) NCDA
5 1 (20.00%) NCIE
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) CCA
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) NCDA
1 1 (20.00%) NCIE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam