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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 22 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 52 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.93% 23.26% 10.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.71% 62.50% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 12
Median daily rate £330 £350 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £292 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £411 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £298 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.61 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +18.12%
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
164 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 37.61% 37.21% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 22 49
Median daily rate £321 £343 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% +5.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £423 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 64 (68.82%) Security Cleared
5 62 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 53 (56.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (54.84%) MCSE
8 50 (53.76%) SC Cleared
9 46 (49.46%) PowerShell
10 44 (47.31%) Windows Server
11 43 (46.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (43.01%) SQL
13 39 (41.94%) Windows XP
14 37 (39.78%) Change Management
14 37 (39.78%) VMware
15 36 (38.71%) Netcool
15 36 (38.71%) AIX
16 31 (33.33%) MCSA
16 31 (33.33%) Citrix
16 31 (33.33%) Software Testing
17 30 (32.26%) MCTS
17 30 (32.26%) Windows 7
17 30 (32.26%) Veritas
18 29 (31.18%) WinRunner
18 29 (31.18%) HP UFT
18 29 (31.18%) Intel Security
18 29 (31.18%) Test Automation
19 28 (30.11%) Hyper-V
19 28 (30.11%) HP Quality Center
19 28 (30.11%) McAfee ePO

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 26 (27.96%) SharePoint
2 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (23.66%) MS Exchange
3 19 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (20.43%) Skype for Business
4 18 (19.35%) OpenStack
5 14 (15.05%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (6.45%) IIS
6 6 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
3 3 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) Skype
2 6 (6.45%) DHCP
2 6 (6.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (31.18%) HP UFT
1 29 (31.18%) WinRunner
2 28 (30.11%) TestDirector
3 8 (8.60%) MSI
4 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.15%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 21 (22.58%) Analyst
1 21 (22.58%) Test Analyst
2 18 (19.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 18 (19.35%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Messaging Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Specialist
5 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Development Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.38%) Software Development Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Consultant
7 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Tester
7 4 (4.30%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (4.30%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) XML
2 8 (8.60%) Regular Expression
2 8 (8.60%) WinForms
2 8 (8.60%) WPF
2 8 (8.60%) XSD
3 7 (7.53%) .NET
4 6 (6.45%) CSS
4 6 (6.45%) jQuery
4 6 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Clustering
2 25 (26.88%) PDA
3 17 (18.28%) Computer Science
4 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.60%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (7.53%) PKI
7 5 (5.38%) Cryptography
8 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
8 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (4.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (47.31%) Windows Server
4 43 (46.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (41.94%) Windows XP
6 36 (38.71%) AIX
7 30 (32.26%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.60%) HPUX
8 8 (8.60%) Linux
8 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (8.60%) Solaris
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Change Management
2 31 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 29 (31.18%) Test Automation
4 27 (29.03%) Test Scripting
5 25 (26.88%) Migration
6 15 (16.13%) Load Balancing
7 13 (13.98%) Prototyping
8 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
9 9 (9.68%) ITIL
10 8 (8.60%) Release Management
10 8 (8.60%) Service Management
11 7 (7.53%) Records Management
12 5 (5.38%) High Availability
12 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
13 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (4.30%) Server Building
13 4 (4.30%) Workflow
14 3 (3.23%) Performance Testing
15 2 (2.15%) Information Security
15 2 (2.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (49.46%) PowerShell
2 40 (43.01%) SQL
3 21 (22.58%) VBScript
4 13 (13.98%) C#
5 10 (10.75%) Java
6 8 (8.60%) Bourne shell
6 8 (8.60%) Korn
6 8 (8.60%) Perl
7 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.23%) C
9 2 (2.15%) C++
9 2 (2.15%) COBOL
9 2 (2.15%) PL/1
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (68.82%) Security Cleared
2 53 (56.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (54.84%) MCSE
4 50 (53.76%) SC Cleared
5 31 (33.33%) MCSA
6 30 (32.26%) MCTS
7 28 (30.11%) ISTQB
7 28 (30.11%) MCITP
8 19 (20.43%) Degree
9 7 (7.53%) CISSP
10 6 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 62 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 28 (30.11%) Hyper-V
3 26 (27.96%) VMware ESX
4 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.30%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (38.71%) Netcool
2 28 (30.11%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (30.11%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (8.60%) SCOM
3 8 (8.60%) Tivoli
4 6 (6.45%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (5.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (4.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 69 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 37 (39.78%) VMware
3 31 (33.33%) Citrix
4 30 (32.26%) Veritas
5 29 (31.18%) Intel Security
6 20 (21.51%) HP
7 14 (15.05%) IronPort
8 8 (8.60%) IBM
8 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.53%) CA
10 4 (4.30%) Altiris
10 4 (4.30%) Nintex
11 2 (2.15%) Oracle
12 1 (1.08%) Lumension
12 1 (1.08%) Symantec