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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.83% 9.31% 6.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 27.71% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 6
Median daily rate £338 £361 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +9.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £424 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £324 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.47% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -5.26%
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
35 83 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.13% 33.60% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 43 42
Median daily rate £338 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 26 August 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (80.00%) VMware
4 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) SCCM
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
9 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (45.00%) Oracle
10 8 (40.00%) SQL
10 8 (40.00%) VBScript
10 8 (40.00%) VB
10 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (30.00%) Linux
11 6 (30.00%) Cisco
12 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 5 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (20.00%) Open Source
13 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 4 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
14 3 (15.00%) SQL Server

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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) BCP
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) VB
2 8 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VCP4
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (10.00%) SCOM
4 2 (10.00%) SCSM
5 1 (5.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) Borland
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) CA
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) CommVault
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp