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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 16 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 45 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 18.67% 20.27% 11.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.91% 46.88% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 15
Median daily rate £295 £330 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £430 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
- -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.40%
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
110 32 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 45.64% 43.24% 42.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 24 57
Median daily rate £315 £325 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £411 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (73.96%) Active Directory
4 70 (72.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (71.88%) Microsoft
6 54 (56.25%) Security Cleared
7 50 (52.08%) PowerShell
8 49 (51.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (48.96%) MCSE
9 47 (48.96%) Office 365
9 47 (48.96%) Windows Server
10 42 (43.75%) SC Cleared
11 41 (42.71%) SharePoint
12 36 (37.50%) Windows XP
12 36 (37.50%) MS Exchange
13 33 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 32 (33.33%) HP
14 32 (33.33%) SQL
14 32 (33.33%) Migration
15 31 (32.29%) Skype for Business
15 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 31 (32.29%) Skype
16 30 (31.25%) OpenStack
17 27 (28.13%) MS Excel
18 26 (27.08%) AIX
18 26 (27.08%) Netcool
18 26 (27.08%) Windows 7
18 26 (27.08%) Degree
18 26 (27.08%) Load Balancing
19 25 (26.04%) Computer Science

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 41 (42.71%) SharePoint
2 36 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 33 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (32.29%) Skype for Business
5 30 (31.25%) OpenStack
6 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.04%) IIS
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.63%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 47 (48.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (32.29%) Skype
2 7 (7.29%) DHCP
2 7 (7.29%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) TestDirector
2 10 (10.42%) HP UFT
2 10 (10.42%) WinRunner
3 9 (9.38%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Analyst
1 18 (18.75%) Test Analyst
2 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 11 (11.46%) Messaging Specialist
4 10 (10.42%) Lync Specialist
5 9 (9.38%) Office 365 Specialist
6 8 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Monitoring Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Test Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Messaging Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Windows Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) Build Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Monitoring Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Tester
10 3 (3.13%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) CSS
2 1 (1.04%) jQuery
2 1 (1.04%) XML
2 1 (1.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.71%) Clustering
3 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.42%) PDA
4 8 (8.33%) PKI
5 6 (6.25%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.17%) Replication
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (72.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (48.96%) Windows Server
5 36 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 26 (27.08%) AIX
6 26 (27.08%) Windows 7
7 13 (13.54%) Windows 10
8 9 (9.38%) HPUX
8 9 (9.38%) Linux
8 9 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (9.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Migration
2 26 (27.08%) Load Balancing
3 25 (26.04%) Change Management
4 24 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 18 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 16 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
7 11 (11.46%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (10.42%) ITIL
8 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.38%) Release Management
9 9 (9.38%) Service Management
10 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (8.33%) Prototyping
11 5 (5.21%) Records Management
12 4 (4.17%) Server Building
12 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.13%) Manual Testing
14 1 (1.04%) Agile Software Development
14 1 (1.04%) Information Assurance
14 1 (1.04%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) PowerShell
2 32 (33.33%) SQL
3 18 (18.75%) VBScript
4 9 (9.38%) Bourne shell
4 9 (9.38%) Java
4 9 (9.38%) Korn
4 9 (9.38%) Perl
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 54 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 49 (51.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (48.96%) MCSE
4 42 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 26 (27.08%) Degree
6 22 (22.92%) ISTQB
7 20 (20.83%) MCSA
8 19 (19.79%) MCTS
9 18 (18.75%) MCITP
10 8 (8.33%) CISSP
11 6 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 71 (73.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.33%) Firmware
4 8 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.13%) XenApp
6 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (27.08%) Netcool
2 17 (17.71%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (9.38%) SCOM
3 9 (9.38%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.29%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 69 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.33%) HP
3 22 (22.92%) Citrix
4 18 (18.75%) Intel Security
4 18 (18.75%) Veritas
5 17 (17.71%) VMware
6 16 (16.67%) IronPort
7 9 (9.38%) IBM
7 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
8 8 (8.33%) CA
9 4 (4.17%) Altiris
10 3 (3.13%) Symantec
11 1 (1.04%) Lumension
11 1 (1.04%) Nintex
11 1 (1.04%) ThinPrint
11 1 (1.04%) Xerox