The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 46 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.94% 0.91% 4.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.63% 3.89% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £240 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £305 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.77% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -4.47%
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
139 180 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.53% 23.29% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 115 66
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £94 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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 Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Active Directory
3 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (65.63%) Windows 7
5 19 (59.38%) Windows XP
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
8 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (37.50%) VMware
9 12 (37.50%) MCTS
10 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
10 11 (34.38%) WinRunner
10 11 (34.38%) HP UFT
11 10 (31.25%) MCSE
12 9 (28.13%) MCSA
12 9 (28.13%) TestDirector
12 9 (28.13%) Change Management
12 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (28.13%) MCITP
13 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
14 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
14 7 (21.88%) PDA
14 7 (21.88%) Clustering
15 6 (18.75%) Veritas
15 6 (18.75%) Citrix
15 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
16 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
16 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 4 (12.50%) LDAP
2 4 (12.50%) X.500
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) 3G
4 2 (6.25%) ADSL
4 2 (6.25%) Broadband
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) HP UFT
1 11 (34.38%) WinRunner
2 9 (28.13%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
1 9 (28.13%) Test Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Tester
5 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Clustering
1 7 (21.88%) PDA
2 4 (12.50%) PKI
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (65.63%) Windows 7
4 19 (59.38%) Windows XP
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.63%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
3 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Records Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) MCTS
3 10 (31.25%) MCSE
4 9 (28.13%) MCITP
4 9 (28.13%) MCSA
5 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.38%) MCP
8 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (78.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (15.63%) Netcool
3 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) Veritas
4 5 (15.63%) Intel Security
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) iManage
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Veeam
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