Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 155 171
Rank change year-on-year -28 +16 -67
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 20 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.49% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 2.50% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 31
Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £313 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% -9.42% +25.45%
10th Percentile £267 £189 £263
90th Percentile £423 £338 £444
England median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £9.50 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.05% -30.56% -21.83%
10th Percentile £15.13 £9.25 £13.14
90th Percentile £18.38 £17.45 £25.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% -21.43% +20.00%

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 888 799 1,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.89% 19.43% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 453 836
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £207 £149 £223
90th Percentile £538 £538 £573
England median daily rate £438 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 61 67
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.54% -13.79% +11.54%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.34 £10.12
90th Percentile £41.00 £25.50 £37.75
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 Yorkshire -4 5 £338 +3.85% 2
West Yorkshire -29 4 £315 +7.23% 1
North Yorkshire 0 3 £320 +64.10% 1
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Office 365
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) NetApp
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) HP
7 4 (33.33%) DHCP
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) Citrix
8 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (25.00%) vSphere
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (25.00%) Migration
9 2 (16.67%) PowerCLI
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 2 (16.67%) XenApp
9 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (16.67%) Release Management

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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) NCDA
1 1 (8.33%) NCIE
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) PowerCLI
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Sage
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) Veeam