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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 19 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.31% 40.68% 38.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.37% 63.16% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £318 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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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
51 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 39.23% 64.41% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 23
Average daily rate £358 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 26 (81.25%) Security Cleared
4 24 (75.00%) VMware
5 22 (68.75%) SQL
5 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) HP
7 15 (46.88%) MS Office
7 15 (46.88%) McAfee
7 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (46.88%) Hyper-V
8 13 (40.63%) Windows XP
9 12 (37.50%) DHCP
9 12 (37.50%) DNS
9 12 (37.50%) Change Management
10 11 (34.38%) Replication
10 11 (34.38%) WinRunner
10 11 (34.38%) TestDirector
10 11 (34.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
10 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
10 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
10 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
10 11 (34.38%) PDA
10 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
11 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
11 10 (31.25%) MCTS
11 10 (31.25%) MCITP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 10 (31.25%) MS Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) DHCP
1 12 (37.50%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security
3 5 (15.63%) Junos
3 5 (15.63%) LAN
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) WinRunner
1 11 (34.38%) TestDirector
1 11 (34.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 8 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Replication
1 11 (34.38%) PDA
2 10 (31.25%) Clustering
3 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (15.63%) Cryptography
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows XP
4 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
5 10 (31.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Change Management
2 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
2 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
2 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.63%) Network Management
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 26 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 10 (31.25%) MCTS
2 10 (31.25%) MCITP
2 10 (31.25%) MCSE
2 10 (31.25%) MCSA
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
1 5 (15.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (46.88%) Hyper-V
2 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
3 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (31.25%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (31.25%) Netcool
1 10 (31.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 17 (53.13%) HP
4 15 (46.88%) McAfee
5 10 (31.25%) Citrix
5 10 (31.25%) Veritas
6 8 (25.00%) Altiris
7 5 (15.63%) Crossbeam
7 5 (15.63%) Riverbed
7 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
7 5 (15.63%) F5
7 5 (15.63%) 3PAR
7 5 (15.63%) EMC
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco
7 5 (15.63%) Juniper
7 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.38%) Dell
8 3 (9.38%) CA
8 3 (9.38%) NetApp
9 1 (3.13%) IBM