The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 16 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 26 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 16.67% 25.32% 12.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.95% 59.70% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 13
Median daily rate £275 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £297 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £354 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.24% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%
Windows Server 2003
Renfrewshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 53.85% 42.41% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 45 47
Median daily rate £320 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
1 58 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 53 (91.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (81.03%) Active Directory
4 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 41 (70.69%) Office 365
6 38 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (62.07%) MCSE
8 35 (60.34%) SharePoint
9 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
9 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
10 26 (44.83%) Windows XP
11 25 (43.10%) PowerShell
12 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
13 22 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (37.93%) SC Cleared
13 22 (37.93%) MS Exchange
13 22 (37.93%) Change Management
14 21 (36.21%) Software Testing
14 21 (36.21%) ISTQB
15 20 (34.48%) Migration
15 20 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
15 20 (34.48%) Skype for Business
15 20 (34.48%) Skype
16 19 (32.76%) SQL
17 18 (31.03%) MCSA
17 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
17 18 (31.03%) Citrix
17 18 (31.03%) Load Balancing
17 18 (31.03%) Windows 10

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 35 (60.34%) SharePoint
2 22 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (37.93%) MS Exchange
3 20 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (34.48%) Skype for Business
4 18 (31.03%) OpenStack
5 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (13.79%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (29.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (70.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) StarTeam
2 3 (5.17%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.72%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Analyst
1 18 (31.03%) Test Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Messaging Specialist
3 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Lync Specialist
4 9 (15.52%) Office 365 Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Tester
5 4 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Lync Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Manual Tester
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Specialist
8 1 (1.72%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Clustering
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) PKI
4 3 (5.17%) PDA
5 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
1 58 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 53 (91.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
4 26 (44.83%) Windows XP
5 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
6 18 (31.03%) Windows 10
7 17 (29.31%) AIX
8 1 (1.72%) HPUX
8 1 (1.72%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Change Management
2 21 (36.21%) Software Testing
3 20 (34.48%) Migration
4 18 (31.03%) Load Balancing
5 17 (29.31%) Test Scripting
6 16 (27.59%) Server Virtualisation
7 14 (24.14%) Smoke Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (6.90%) Prototyping
9 3 (5.17%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Records Management
10 1 (1.72%) Disk Encryption
10 1 (1.72%) Information Assurance
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL
10 1 (1.72%) Release Management
10 1 (1.72%) Service Management
10 1 (1.72%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.72%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) PowerShell
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) Korn
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (62.07%) MCSE
3 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
4 22 (37.93%) SC Cleared
5 21 (36.21%) ISTQB
6 18 (31.03%) MCSA
7 17 (29.31%) Degree
7 17 (29.31%) MCITP
7 17 (29.31%) MCTS
8 7 (12.07%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (6.90%) CISSP
System Software
1 47 (81.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) Firmware
4 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Netcool
2 16 (27.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) Citrix
3 17 (29.31%) HP
4 16 (27.59%) Intel Security
4 16 (27.59%) Veritas
5 9 (15.52%) IronPort
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) Symantec
7 2 (3.45%) Thales
8 1 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.72%) ThinPrint
8 1 (1.72%) Xerox