Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 122 98
Rank change year-on-year -19 -24 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 22 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 0.48% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 1.70% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 29
Surrey median daily rate £335 £255 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.37% -27.14% -
10th Percentile £238 £141 £243
90th Percentile £450 £488 £438
South East median daily rate £375 £315 £322
% change year-on-year +19.05% -2.06% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Surrey median hourly rate - £27.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.77% -33.75%
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £12.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% -67.12% +94.67%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 661 704 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.31% 28.13% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 443 570
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £191 £185
90th Percentile £576 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 48 54
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -48.28% +113.24%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.93 £11.42
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.76% -6.85% +7.35%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Surrey

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 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
Epsom - 6 - -
Leatherhead +2 1 £425 -
Guildford -21 1 £120 -15.79%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
3 20 (90.91%) VMware
3 20 (90.91%) SCCM
4 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
5 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
6 16 (72.73%) ITIL
7 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (54.55%) WSUS
9 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 11 (50.00%) Office 365
10 10 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
10 10 (45.45%) Finance
10 10 (45.45%) DNS
10 10 (45.45%) Citrix
11 9 (40.91%) XenServer
11 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
11 9 (40.91%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
12 8 (36.36%) LAN
12 8 (36.36%) WAN
13 7 (31.82%) Change Management
13 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (27.27%) Ivanti
15 5 (22.73%) NetBackup

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Server Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (40.91%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.55%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
4 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
4 9 (40.91%) XenServer
5 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (90.91%) SCCM
2 12 (54.55%) WSUS
3 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) Ivanti
5 5 (22.73%) Intel
5 5 (22.73%) McAfee
5 5 (22.73%) Veritas
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Wyse