The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 8.57% 13.33% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 66.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Operating Systems Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 40.00% 20.00% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Average daily rate £350 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Andover region.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Andover

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing Windows Server 2008 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 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) OpenID
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth2
2 3 (75.00%) Breeze.js
2 3 (75.00%) Durandal

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing Windows Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (75.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Breeze.js
2 3 (75.00%) Durandal
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth2
2 3 (75.00%) OpenID
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) SAML
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle