Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 18 June 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 92 82
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.15% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.23% 0.64% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Wales median daily rate £313 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% -13.51% +164.29%
10th Percentile £199 £325 £220
90th Percentile £322 £495 £513
UK median daily rate £325 £320 £318
% change year-on-year +1.56% +0.79% -2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year -2.86% -7.28% +11.03%

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 269 314 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.24% 23.66% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 218 251
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £190 £164 £131
90th Percentile £536 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 41 44
Wales median hourly rate £12.33 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% - -1.89%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.50 £10.31
90th Percentile £40.20 £77.50 £19.85
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.64% -2.94% +5.20%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Wales over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Wales

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
South Wales 0 6 £313 -3.85%
Windows Server 2003
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
5 2 (33.33%) Ivanti
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (33.33%) Application Discovery
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) MSI
5 2 (33.33%) InstallShield
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Discovery
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Active Listening
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec