Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Windows Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 122 101
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.45% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% 2.52% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 21
Edinburgh median daily rate £325 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.78% -14.00% +20.97%
10th Percentile £240 £288 £263
90th Percentile £410 £381 £525
Scotland median daily rate £285 £290 £335
% change year-on-year -1.72% -13.43% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £13.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -62.50% +94.59%

Windows Server 2003 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 431 477 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.51% 17.82% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 238 209
Edinburgh median daily rate £386 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £120 £210 £165
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £344
% change year-on-year - +9.01% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £14.66 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.37% +22.17% -70.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £11.00
90th Percentile £44.27 £17.50 £13.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £15.86 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.67% -55.94% +65.52%

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Windows Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (20.00%) Ping Identity
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Storage Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Ping Identity