The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 52 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 2.40% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.52% 7.69% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £383 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £303 £300
% change year-on-year -5.78% +0.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £18.46
% change year-on-year -28.26% +24.59%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 198 221 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 30.32% 31.21% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 122 80
Median daily rate £378 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% +1.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Windows Server 2003 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2003 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2003 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows Server 2003.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Migration

Windows Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft