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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 16 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 25 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 16.78% 18.64% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.31% 41.51% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 5
Average daily rate £315 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £315 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £410 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -6.06%
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
67 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 44.97% 44.92% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 11
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (76.27%) Change Management
3 44 (74.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (69.49%) VMware
5 38 (64.41%) Clustering
5 38 (64.41%) Veritas
6 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
7 34 (57.63%) Test Scripting
8 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
8 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
8 33 (55.93%) Software Testing
9 32 (54.24%) MCTS
9 32 (54.24%) MCITP
9 32 (54.24%) Windows XP
9 32 (54.24%) WinRunner
9 32 (54.24%) TestDirector
9 32 (54.24%) HP UFT
9 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (54.24%) MCSE
9 32 (54.24%) MCSA
9 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
9 32 (54.24%) Test Automation
9 32 (54.24%) Windows 7
9 32 (54.24%) HP Quality Center
10 31 (52.54%) McAfee ePO
10 31 (52.54%) Hyper-V
10 31 (52.54%) AIX
10 31 (52.54%) SQL
10 31 (52.54%) VMware ESX
10 31 (52.54%) Netcool

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.69%) LDAP
2 1 (1.69%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
1 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) HP UFT
1 32 (54.24%) TestDirector
1 32 (54.24%) WinRunner
2 14 (23.73%) MSI
3 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Analyst
1 24 (40.68%) Test Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Development Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Software Development Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Tools Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Veritas Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) WinForms
1 14 (23.73%) WPF
1 14 (23.73%) XML
1 14 (23.73%) XSD
2 7 (11.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (64.41%) Clustering
2 29 (49.15%) PDA
3 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.47%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (74.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (54.24%) Windows 7
3 32 (54.24%) Windows XP
4 31 (52.54%) AIX
5 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Change Management
2 34 (57.63%) Test Scripting
3 33 (55.93%) Software Testing
4 32 (54.24%) Test Automation
5 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
6 12 (20.34%) Performance Management
7 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
8 7 (11.86%) Capacity Management
8 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.86%) OO
8 7 (11.86%) Project Management
8 7 (11.86%) Web Development
9 5 (8.47%) Records Management
10 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) PowerShell
2 18 (30.51%) VBScript
3 14 (23.73%) C#
4 7 (11.86%) C
4 7 (11.86%) C++
4 7 (11.86%) COBOL
4 7 (11.86%) Java
4 7 (11.86%) PL/1
4 7 (11.86%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.39%) REXX
5 2 (3.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) MCITP
2 32 (54.24%) MCSA
2 32 (54.24%) MCSE
2 32 (54.24%) MCTS
2 32 (54.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
3 26 (44.07%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
2 31 (52.54%) Hyper-V
2 31 (52.54%) VMware ESX
3 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (6.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (54.24%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (52.54%) McAfee ePO
2 31 (52.54%) Netcool
3 4 (6.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.39%) WMI
5 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) VMware
2 38 (64.41%) Veritas
3 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
4 31 (52.54%) Citrix
4 31 (52.54%) Intel Security
5 11 (18.64%) HP
6 7 (11.86%) EMC
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle
7 5 (8.47%) Brocade
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £319 per day
Posted: 6 days ago