The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 6 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 20 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 20.62% 13.01% 62.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 27.59% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 39
Average daily rate
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£353 £329 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.37% -11.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £281 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £416 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £277 £321
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 58 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 32.99% 47.15% 80.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 50
Average daily rate £355 £327 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £264 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows Server 2003
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Windows Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +4 20 £353 +7.37%
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 26 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
3 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
4 18 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
6 12 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) Change Management
7 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
7 11 (34.38%) PDA
8 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 10 (31.25%) VMware
8 10 (31.25%) McAfee
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (28.13%) MSI
9 9 (28.13%) Clustering
9 9 (28.13%) MCTS
10 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 8 (25.00%) TestDirector
10 8 (25.00%) Citrix
10 8 (25.00%) HP
11 7 (21.88%) AIX
11 7 (21.88%) MCSE
11 7 (21.88%) MCSA
11 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (21.88%) SAN
11 7 (21.88%) Veritas

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (9.38%) Junos
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MSI
2 8 (25.00%) TestDirector
3 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (21.88%) WinRunner
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
4 1 (3.13%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) XSD
2 2 (6.25%) WinForms
2 2 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) PDA
2 9 (28.13%) Clustering
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 12 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 7 (21.88%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Change Management
2 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.38%) Server Building
8 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (6.25%) Network Management
9 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) REXX
2 4 (12.50%) Tcl
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
1 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (28.13%) MCTS
5 7 (21.88%) MCITP
5 7 (21.88%) MCSE
5 7 (21.88%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Netcool
1 7 (21.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (21.88%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (12.50%) WMI
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (3.13%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) McAfee
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) HP
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Veritas
5 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) Crossbeam
5 3 (9.38%) TippingPoint
5 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
5 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
5 3 (9.38%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec
6 2 (6.25%) Altiris
7 1 (3.13%) CA
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya