Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 10 December 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 168 157
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 17 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.43% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.68% 2.22% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 23
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £313 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -13.19% +28.57%
10th Percentile £184 £180 £270
90th Percentile £400 £337 £475
England median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -19.06% -22.34%
England median hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.21% -47.00% +46.03%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,009 857 1,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.32% 19.36% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 546 677
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £206 £131 £195
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 64 89
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -10.22% +15.84%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.87 £10.00
90th Percentile £36.28 £20.70 £33.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
West Yorkshire -22 10 £315 +7.23% 2
South Yorkshire -7 5 £338 +3.85%
North Yorkshire -2 2 - -
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) Office 365
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (35.29%) NetApp
7 6 (35.29%) Migration
8 5 (29.41%) DHCP
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) HP
10 3 (17.65%) Dell
10 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
10 3 (17.65%) PowerCLI
10 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (17.65%) vSphere
11 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
11 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
11 2 (11.76%) Meraki
11 2 (11.76%) Citrix

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) SAS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 200
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Firebird
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Server Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Office 365 Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Migration Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Server Migration Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Server Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Android
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Server Building
3 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) NCDA
1 1 (5.88%) NCIE
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) Meraki
6 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) Sage
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) ESET
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Spiceworks
7 1 (5.88%) Veeam