Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 158 164
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -76
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 40 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.81% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 3.92% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 26
Yorkshire median daily rate £269 £308 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.60% +7.89% +3.64%
10th Percentile £128 £263 £111
90th Percentile £329 £475 £355
England median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £13.70 £17.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.06% -19.79% +36.64%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.12 £9.00
90th Percentile £15.00 £16.50 £19.08
England median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.78% +28.57% -7.89%

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 832 1,020 1,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.90% 20.76% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 643 783
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £390 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -0.64% +17.16%
10th Percentile £150 £180 £153
90th Percentile £550 £538 £537
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 146
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.48 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.31% +11.38% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £9.13
90th Percentile £20.21 £27.50 £22.13
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +3.13%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -15 13 £269 -25.35% 12
South Yorkshire +9 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
7 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) VMware
10 3 (18.75%) Time Management
10 3 (18.75%) Banking
10 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
10 3 (18.75%) Internet
10 3 (18.75%) Citrix
10 3 (18.75%) SAN
10 3 (18.75%) LAN
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) IIS
10 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
11 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (12.50%) WebEx
11 2 (12.50%) Bomgar

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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Acrobat
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) WebEx
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) IT Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Server Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (12.50%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Support
3 2 (12.50%) Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) PDA
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
9 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) DameWare
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) Bomgar
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Wyse