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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 74 47
Rank change year-on-year -5 -27  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.74% 1.81% 3.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.62% 5.35% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 23
Median daily rate £260 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £284 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.47% -42.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £26.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year -36.53% +37.74%  

Windows Server 2003 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 344 430 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.24% 33.83% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 696 423
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £186 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 58 94
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.89 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +10 2 £260 -57.55%
Guildford -2 2 £143 -
Leatherhead +20 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 2 (22.22%) Intranet
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) Juniper
7 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (22.22%) Wireshark

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 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) ISDN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) PSTN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) SUSE
6 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
1 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) DameWare
2 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed