The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 71 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 23 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.82% 0.76% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 5.11% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +18.75%
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 235 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.24% 14.83% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 110 126
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
6 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 15 (42.86%) Finance
7 13 (37.14%) Migration
7 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) ITIL
7 13 (37.14%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) C#
8 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
8 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
8 11 (31.43%) SCCM
8 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) VMware
9 9 (25.71%) VBScript
9 9 (25.71%) DNS
10 8 (22.86%) DHCP
10 8 (22.86%) Windows 2000
10 8 (22.86%) Security Patching
11 7 (20.00%) Change Management
12 6 (17.14%) API Development
12 6 (17.14%) API Integration
12 6 (17.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (17.14%) REST
12 6 (17.14%) ServiceNow
12 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
13 5 (14.29%) Banking

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) ATM
4 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) LDAP
4 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Active Directory Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Server Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Server Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Migration Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) XenServer Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Credit Risk
1 4 (11.43%) Market Risk
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) BYOD
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Windows 2000
7 5 (14.29%) AIX
8 4 (11.43%) Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Unix
8 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.57%) HPUX
9 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (8.57%) Solaris
10 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
1 13 (37.14%) Migration
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
3 8 (22.86%) Security Patching
4 7 (20.00%) Change Management
5 6 (17.14%) API Development
5 6 (17.14%) API Integration
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Server Building
7 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
7 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (5.71%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) VBScript
5 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) CCA
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) MCTS
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
1 6 (17.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (8.57%) MetaFrame
2 3 (8.57%) SRDF
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.71%) XenServer
4 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.71%) Netcool
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) ServiceNow
4 5 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.71%) Altiris
6 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.71%) NCR
6 2 (5.71%) TOWER Software
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas
6 2 (5.71%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle