The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.05% 2.21% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.90% 8.45% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £278 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.18% -14.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 71 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.90% 26.20% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 35
Median daily rate £315 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £250 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Median hourly rate £13.25 £14.58 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) VB
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) VBScript
6 4 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) Open Source
8 2 (18.18%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
9 1 (9.09%) Service Management
9 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) StarTeam
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) BCP
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) VB
2 4 (36.36%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
1 1 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) Borland
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat