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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 59 37 35
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.16% 3.65% 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.94% 13.26% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 11
Median daily rate £113 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.85% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £311
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £29.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +82.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.38% +16.12%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 106 181 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 16.59% 27.55% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 104 38
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 16
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.42% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £46.43 £20.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Swindon -12 1 £113 -70.00%
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Business Development
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft