Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 117 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 -43 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 28 9 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.96% 0.43% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.49% 1.44% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 39
Surrey median daily rate £466 £269 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.49% -17.31% -3.70%
10th Percentile £120 £166 £184
90th Percentile £551 £361 £410
South East median daily rate £360 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +10.77% +1.56% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 - £44.00
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £43.28 £18.63
% change year-on-year -72.27% +132.38% +9.56%

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 624 627 884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.38% 30.07% 34.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 360 566
Surrey median daily rate £450 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £131 £155 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 74 77
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -11.90% +27.27%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.15
90th Percentile £50.25 £41.85 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -15.79% +18.75%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Guildford +10 8 £120 -57.33% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £482 -
Staines -11 2 £525 +162.50%
Redhill +3 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) LAN
4 10 (35.71%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
6 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (25.00%) Migration
7 7 (25.00%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) Clustering
7 7 (25.00%) Solaris
7 7 (25.00%) Unix
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) Citrix
7 7 (25.00%) Multicast
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.00%) High Availability
7 7 (25.00%) Network Design
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
8 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) Internet
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LAN
1 10 (35.71%) WAN
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 7 (25.00%) Multicast
4 6 (21.43%) DNS
4 6 (21.43%) Internet
5 5 (17.86%) Intranet
5 5 (17.86%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (10.71%) DHCP
6 3 (10.71%) SAN
6 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
7 2 (7.14%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) NAS
8 1 (3.57%) PSTN
8 1 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Clustering
3 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
4 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.71%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (10.71%) Wiki
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.57%) AS400
6 1 (3.57%) Handset
6 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
6 1 (3.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.00%) Solaris
5 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.00%) High Availability
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.71%) Active Listening
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Decision Tree
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.14%) XenServer
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) DameWare
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Citrix
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Altiris
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec