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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 11 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 15.53% 10.34% 55.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 24.19% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 27
Average daily rate
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£355 £324 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.65% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £247 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £349 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.46 £15.75 £18.88
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -16.55%
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 62 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 31.07% 42.76% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 52 36
Average daily rate £355 £324 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.65% -13.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £250 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £371 £525
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 £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 July 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 July 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 +11 16 £355 +9.65%
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
2 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
3 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (48.48%) Windows 7
5 13 (39.39%) Change Management
6 12 (36.36%) MSI
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) HP
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
8 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
8 10 (30.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 10 (30.30%) VMware
9 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 9 (27.27%) PDA
9 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) McAfee
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) REXX
11 7 (21.21%) Tcl
11 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
11 7 (21.21%) WMI
11 7 (21.21%) Clustering
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (21.21%) MCTS
12 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (9.09%) Junos
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MSI
2 6 (18.18%) TestDirector
3 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
3 5 (15.15%) WinRunner
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
4 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Software Development Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Development Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) XML
2 5 (15.15%) XSD
2 5 (15.15%) WinForms
2 5 (15.15%) WPF
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) PDA
2 7 (21.21%) Clustering
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.06%) Replication
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.03%) AS400
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows 7
4 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
5 5 (15.15%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Change Management
2 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
4 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.09%) Server Building
7 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 2 (6.06%) Network Management
8 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) REXX
2 7 (21.21%) Tcl
3 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
1 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (21.21%) MCTS
5 5 (15.15%) MCITP
5 5 (15.15%) MCSE
5 5 (15.15%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.15%) vSphere
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (21.21%) WMI
3 5 (15.15%) Netcool
3 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (15.15%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.06%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (3.03%) WSUS
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) HP
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) McAfee
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Veritas
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Crossbeam
6 3 (9.09%) TippingPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.09%) F5
6 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Altiris
8 1 (3.03%) CA
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya