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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 15 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.93% 34.78% 36.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.19% 44.44% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 9
Average daily rate
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£332 £353 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £292 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £369 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +30.30%
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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
54 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.73% 78.26% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 15 16
Average daily rate £336 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (85.71%) Security Cleared
4 29 (82.86%) SC Cleared
5 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
6 20 (57.14%) VMware
7 18 (51.43%) SQL
8 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
9 13 (37.14%) HP
9 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
10 12 (34.29%) DHCP
10 12 (34.29%) DNS
10 12 (34.29%) MS Project
10 12 (34.29%) MS Office
11 11 (31.43%) Windows XP
11 11 (31.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (31.43%) Replication
11 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (28.57%) Altiris
12 10 (28.57%) Change Management
12 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
13 9 (25.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
14 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
14 8 (22.86%) PDA
15 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.71%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Project
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DHCP
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) X.500
3 4 (11.43%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) Junos
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) SMS
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 6 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (17.14%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.86%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.86%) MSI
3 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Build Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Storage
1 11 (31.43%) Replication
2 8 (22.86%) PDA
3 6 (17.14%) Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) Windows XP
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Change Management
2 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
2 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Network Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 29 (82.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (17.14%) MCSE
4 6 (17.14%) MCSA
4 6 (17.14%) MCITP
4 6 (17.14%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) vCloud
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (25.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (17.14%) Netcool
3 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (17.14%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (14.29%) MIIS
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) HP
4 10 (28.57%) Altiris
5 7 (20.00%) McAfee
6 6 (17.14%) Veritas
6 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Crossbeam
8 1 (2.86%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) CA
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) IBM