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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 16 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.47% 13.01% 34.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 35.19% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 8
Average daily rate
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£330 £332 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £257 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £358 £369
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 £18.25 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -18.60%
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
35 54 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 29.66% 36.99% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 51 15
Average daily rate £338 £336 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 10 £330 -0.56%
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 24 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (53.33%) MSI
5 14 (46.67%) Change Management
5 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (40.00%) HP
7 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
7 11 (36.67%) Performance Management
8 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 10 (33.33%) XML
8 10 (33.33%) C#
8 10 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (30.00%) REXX
9 9 (30.00%) Tcl
9 9 (30.00%) VBScript
9 9 (30.00%) XSD
9 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (30.00%) WPF
9 9 (30.00%) WMI
9 9 (30.00%) WinForms
10 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
11 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) SAN
11 7 (23.33%) VMware
12 5 (16.67%) vSphere
12 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
12 5 (16.67%) McAfee

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) Junos
4 2 (6.67%) NAS
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.67%) X.500
5 1 (3.33%) IPsec
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MSI
2 2 (6.67%) WinRunner
2 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Tools Developer
2 3 (10.00%) Developer
2 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) XSD
2 9 (30.00%) WinForms
2 9 (30.00%) WPF
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) PDA
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Change Management
2 11 (36.67%) Performance Management
2 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Server Building
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (30.00%) REXX
2 9 (30.00%) Tcl
2 9 (30.00%) VBScript
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.33%) MCTS
5 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 2 (6.67%) MCSA
6 2 (6.67%) MCITP
6 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.67%) vSphere
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (30.00%) WMI
3 2 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.67%) Netcool
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
4 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) HP
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) McAfee
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
4 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.00%) Crossbeam
4 3 (10.00%) TippingPoint
4 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (10.00%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (3.33%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec