Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 51 86
Rank change year-on-year -23 +35 -35
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 117 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.74% 5.02% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 11.23% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 80 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £288 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.17% +25.00% -23.33%
10th Percentile £244 £205 £195
90th Percentile £495 £440 £272
North East median daily rate £283 £281 £245
% change year-on-year +0.71% +14.37% -9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +30.23% +62.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £20.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £32.30 £29.00 £23.87
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +83.33% -53.55%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 317 1042 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.46% 44.70% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 728 223
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £217 £218 £237
90th Percentile £539 £479 £550
North East median daily rate £350 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 83 42
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.57% +6.67% +74.53%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.25 £11.85
90th Percentile £45.00 £36.00 £42.58
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £19.64
% change year-on-year -50.00% +42.60% +15.50%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 16 £380 +32.17% 1
Windows Server 2003
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) XenServer
6 5 (31.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Solaris
7 4 (25.00%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) PKI
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (18.75%) vCenter Server
8 3 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (18.75%) vSphere
8 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
8 3 (18.75%) Server Building
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
8 3 (18.75%) SAP
8 3 (18.75%) LAN

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) XP Rollout Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Change Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) PC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PC Rollout Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
1 3 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (18.75%) Server Building
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 5 (31.25%) XenServer
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (18.75%) vSphere
6 2 (12.50%) Xen
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) vCenter Server
1 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) IBM