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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.82% - 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% - 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate
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£325 - £321
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
- -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 41 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.91% 18.06% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 50
Average daily rate £338 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £173 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.49 £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £15.25 £22.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
6 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) UNIX
8 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Clustering
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
10 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
11 4 (16.67%) jQuery
11 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (16.67%) NAS
11 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (16.67%) Lync
11 4 (16.67%) Lumension
11 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.67%) OO

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Lync
4 3 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.33%) Drupal
5 2 (8.33%) WordPress
5 2 (8.33%) CMS
5 2 (8.33%) ArcGIS
6 1 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) NAS
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) jQuery
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) SOAP
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (8.33%) Symfony
3 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP
3 2 (8.33%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) StructureMap
4 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.17%) Laravel
4 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) UNIX
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Solaris
7 4 (16.67%) Debian
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.17%) SUSE
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) MVC
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) OO
2 4 (16.67%) Security Management
3 3 (12.50%) SOA
3 3 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) PHP5
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Lumension
4 4 (16.67%) McAfee
4 4 (16.67%) Sophos
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) Zend
6 2 (8.33%) ESRI