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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 15 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 24 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 14.72% 17.16% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 43.40% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 5
Average daily rate £320 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £315 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £405 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -6.06%
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
72 53 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 44.17% 39.55% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 11
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £315 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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 -6 23 £320 -8.57% 2
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Change Management
3 42 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (67.24%) VMware
5 36 (62.07%) Clustering
5 36 (62.07%) Veritas
5 36 (62.07%) Security Cleared
6 32 (55.17%) SC Cleared
6 32 (55.17%) Test Scripting
7 31 (53.45%) Software Testing
7 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
7 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
8 30 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (51.72%) WinRunner
8 30 (51.72%) TestDirector
8 30 (51.72%) HP UFT
8 30 (51.72%) Windows XP
8 30 (51.72%) MCSE
8 30 (51.72%) MCSA
8 30 (51.72%) MCTS
8 30 (51.72%) MCITP
8 30 (51.72%) Test Automation
8 30 (51.72%) Windows 7
8 30 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
9 29 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
9 29 (50.00%) Hyper-V
9 29 (50.00%) SQL
9 29 (50.00%) AIX
9 29 (50.00%) Netcool
9 29 (50.00%) McAfee

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
1 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) HP UFT
1 30 (51.72%) TestDirector
1 30 (51.72%) WinRunner
2 14 (24.14%) MSI
3 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
3 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
1 23 (39.66%) Test Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Development Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Development Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Tools Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Veritas Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) WinForms
1 15 (25.86%) WPF
2 14 (24.14%) XML
2 14 (24.14%) XSD
3 7 (12.07%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 36 (62.07%) Clustering
2 27 (46.55%) PDA
3 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.62%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.72%) PKI
6 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (51.72%) Windows 7
3 30 (51.72%) Windows XP
4 29 (50.00%) AIX
5 20 (34.48%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Change Management
2 32 (55.17%) Test Scripting
3 31 (53.45%) Software Testing
4 30 (51.72%) Test Automation
5 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
6 12 (20.69%) Performance Management
7 10 (17.24%) Performance Testing
8 8 (13.79%) Web Development
9 7 (12.07%) Capacity Management
9 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.07%) OO
9 7 (12.07%) Project Management
10 5 (8.62%) Records Management
11 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
12 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) PowerShell
2 19 (32.76%) VBScript
3 15 (25.86%) C#
4 7 (12.07%) C
4 7 (12.07%) C++
4 7 (12.07%) COBOL
4 7 (12.07%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) PL/1
4 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.45%) REXX
5 2 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 32 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 30 (51.72%) MCITP
3 30 (51.72%) MCSA
3 30 (51.72%) MCSE
3 30 (51.72%) MCTS
3 30 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
5 7 (12.07%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 29 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 29 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (6.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 29 (50.00%) Netcool
3 4 (6.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.45%) WMI
5 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) VMware
2 36 (62.07%) Veritas
3 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
4 29 (50.00%) Citrix
4 29 (50.00%) McAfee
5 11 (18.97%) HP
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle
7 7 (12.07%) EMC
8 5 (8.62%) Brocade
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £319 per day
Posted: 5 days ago