Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 20 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 78 63
Rank change year-on-year -6 -15 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.56% 1.02% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 4.50% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £151 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +164.46% -52.36% -15.61%
10th Percentile £340 £135 £181
90th Percentile £402 £354 £513
South West median daily rate £323 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +7.50% -14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £23.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +106.52% -43.21% +84.09%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 210 289 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.88% 22.67% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 201 127
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £127 £135 £166
90th Percentile £500 £550 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.25 £41.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +95.24% -7.45%
10th Percentile £13.00 £22.20 £12.50
90th Percentile £18.25 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year +14.75% -16.44% +7.35%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Corsham -2 4 £402 +23.54%
Swindon +2 1 £325 +8.33%
Windows Server 2003
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) JTS
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (42.86%) GIS
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Privileged Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Privileged Identity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Validation
1 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware