Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 147 133
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 -42
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 15 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.78% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 3.80% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 14
West Yorkshire median daily rate £294 £368 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.07% +31.25% +24.44%
10th Percentile £172 £270 £197
90th Percentile £329 £475 £368
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £360 £263
% change year-on-year -13.19% +37.14% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% -22.86% +40.00%
10th Percentile £9.25 £12.75 £13.85
90th Percentile £14.60 £14.25 £21.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.52% -22.86% +27.27%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 579 736 987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.96% 20.43% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 457 565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £195 £231 £202
90th Percentile £538 £550 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 29 99
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.72 £8.96
90th Percentile £21.30 £24.00 £22.86
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Leeds -14 4 £250 -33.33% 1
Bradford +18 3 - -
Wakefield -3 1 £138 - 1
Bingley - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) HP
6 6 (40.00%) Dell
6 6 (40.00%) SCCM
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 3 (20.00%) IIS
9 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
9 3 (20.00%) SLA
9 3 (20.00%) Intranet
9 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Service Management
9 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (20.00%) Wyse
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) Banking
9 3 (20.00%) Time Management
9 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) Intranet
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Server Support
3 2 (13.33%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (13.33%) DameWare
3 2 (13.33%) SmoothWall
3 2 (13.33%) WSUS
4 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Dell
1 6 (40.00%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Veeam
3 3 (20.00%) Wyse
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) LANDesk