The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Basingstoke region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.16% 5.44% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.59% 21.67% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
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£335 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +13.15%
Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 60 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.58% 25.10% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 22
Average daily rate £425 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (69.23%) Windows 7
4 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
4 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
8 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (42.31%) SCCM
9 10 (38.46%) SCOM
9 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
9 10 (38.46%) Internet
10 9 (34.62%) Lotus
10 9 (34.62%) Blackberry
10 9 (34.62%) VMware
10 9 (34.62%) IBM Notes
10 9 (34.62%) Lotus Domino
10 9 (34.62%) ITIL
10 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
10 9 (34.62%) SCDPM
10 9 (34.62%) SCVMM
10 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
11 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
12 6 (23.08%) McAfee
12 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 6 (23.08%) Lumension
12 6 (23.08%) McAfee ePO

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (34.62%) IBM Notes
3 9 (34.62%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Lync
4 2 (7.69%) ArcGIS
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (11.54%) Administrator
1 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (11.54%) IT Administrator
2 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) C Developer
3 1 (3.85%) C Programmer
3 1 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
3 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) XSLT
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (69.23%) Windows 7
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (11.54%) Solaris
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
9 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (7.69%) Linux
9 2 (7.69%) Debian
10 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Security Management
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) SOA
3 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) PHP5
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) SCCM
2 10 (38.46%) SCOM
3 9 (34.62%) SCVMM
3 9 (34.62%) SCDPM
4 6 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Lotus
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) McAfee
3 6 (23.08%) Lumension
4 3 (11.54%) Sophos
4 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
4 3 (11.54%) Veeam
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) ESRI
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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