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 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 2008
Rank 16 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 3.77% 8.33% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 22.22% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £335 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Windows Server 2008
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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
10 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 18.87% 37.50% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Average daily rate £400 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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 £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware