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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 23 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 27 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 9.28% 15.12% 10.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.96% 43.33% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 15
Median daily rate £316 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £327 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £451 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +18.75%
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
104 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 35.74% 34.88% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 21 58
Median daily rate £320 £352 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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 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 24 July 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 24 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (87.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (74.73%) Microsoft
4 64 (70.33%) Security Cleared
5 60 (65.93%) Active Directory
6 51 (56.04%) SC Cleared
7 49 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (51.65%) MCSE
9 46 (50.55%) PowerShell
9 46 (50.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (48.35%) Windows Server
11 38 (41.76%) SQL
12 37 (40.66%) Windows XP
13 34 (37.36%) Change Management
14 33 (36.26%) VMware
14 33 (36.26%) AIX
14 33 (36.26%) Netcool
15 29 (31.87%) Office 365
16 28 (30.77%) Citrix
16 28 (30.77%) SharePoint
16 28 (30.77%) Software Testing
17 27 (29.67%) Windows 7
17 27 (29.67%) MCSA
18 26 (28.57%) Veritas
18 26 (28.57%) MCTS
18 26 (28.57%) ISTQB
19 25 (27.47%) Migration
19 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
19 25 (27.47%) Intel Security
20 24 (26.37%) WinRunner

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 28 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 23 (25.27%) MS Exchange
3 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (20.88%) OpenStack
5 19 (20.88%) Skype for Business
6 14 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (6.59%) IIS
7 6 (6.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (6.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Skype
2 7 (7.69%) DHCP
2 7 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (26.37%) HP UFT
1 24 (26.37%) WinRunner
2 23 (25.27%) TestDirector
3 7 (7.69%) MSI
3 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.30%) StarTeam
6 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
1 21 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 17 (18.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 17 (18.68%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) Messaging Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
5 6 (6.59%) Monitoring Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Development Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) XML
2 9 (9.89%) Regular Expression
3 7 (7.69%) .NET
3 7 (7.69%) WinForms
3 7 (7.69%) WPF
3 7 (7.69%) XSD
4 6 (6.59%) CSS
4 6 (6.59%) jQuery
4 6 (6.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Clustering
2 20 (21.98%) PDA
3 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
4 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.69%) PKI
6 5 (5.49%) Cryptography
7 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.40%) Replication
8 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (87.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (50.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (48.35%) Windows Server
5 37 (40.66%) Windows XP
6 33 (36.26%) AIX
7 27 (29.67%) Windows 7
8 9 (9.89%) HPUX
8 9 (9.89%) Linux
8 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (9.89%) Solaris
9 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Change Management
2 28 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 25 (27.47%) Migration
4 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
4 24 (26.37%) Test Scripting
5 21 (23.08%) Smoke Testing
6 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
7 12 (13.19%) Prototyping
8 10 (10.99%) ITIL
9 9 (9.89%) Release Management
9 9 (9.89%) Service Management
9 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.69%) Records Management
11 5 (5.49%) High Availability
11 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
12 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (4.40%) Server Building
12 4 (4.40%) Workflow
13 3 (3.30%) Performance Testing
13 3 (3.30%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) PowerShell
2 38 (41.76%) SQL
3 21 (23.08%) VBScript
4 12 (13.19%) C#
5 11 (12.09%) Java
6 9 (9.89%) Bourne shell
6 9 (9.89%) Korn
6 9 (9.89%) Perl
7 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.30%) C
9 2 (2.20%) C++
9 2 (2.20%) COBOL
9 2 (2.20%) PL/1
9 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (70.33%) Security Cleared
2 51 (56.04%) SC Cleared
3 49 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (51.65%) MCSE
5 27 (29.67%) MCSA
6 26 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 26 (28.57%) MCTS
7 24 (26.37%) MCITP
8 19 (20.88%) Degree
9 7 (7.69%) CISSP
10 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 60 (65.93%) Active Directory
2 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
3 21 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 18 (19.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.40%) Firmware
6 2 (2.20%) XenApp
7 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.10%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (36.26%) Netcool
2 24 (26.37%) McAfee ePO
3 23 (25.27%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (9.89%) SCOM
4 9 (9.89%) Tivoli
5 7 (7.69%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (4.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (4.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 68 (74.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (36.26%) VMware
3 28 (30.77%) Citrix
4 26 (28.57%) Veritas
5 25 (27.47%) Intel Security
6 20 (21.98%) HP
7 15 (16.48%) IronPort
8 9 (9.89%) IBM
8 9 (9.89%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.79%) CA
10 4 (4.40%) Altiris
10 4 (4.40%) Nintex
11 2 (2.20%) Oracle
11 2 (2.20%) Symantec
12 1 (1.10%) Lumension
12 1 (1.10%) ThinPrint
12 1 (1.10%) Xerox
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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