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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.64% 3.41% 6.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.94% 14.29% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Median daily rate £388 £388 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +109.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +10.44%
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
87 49 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.37% 23.90% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 48
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 - £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
4 22 (59.46%) SCCM
5 21 (56.76%) VMware
6 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
7 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
9 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (35.14%) Oracle
11 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
12 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
12 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
13 11 (29.73%) SQL
14 10 (27.03%) VBScript
14 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
14 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
15 9 (24.32%) VB
15 9 (24.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 8 (21.62%) Linux
16 8 (21.62%) SCOM
17 7 (18.92%) Cisco
17 7 (18.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
18 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
19 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
19 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
19 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange

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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.41%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Server Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) SOAP
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.70%) Ajax
2 1 (2.70%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (21.62%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.41%) Unix
10 1 (2.70%) Debian
10 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
1 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
2 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.81%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) MVC
6 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Secure Coding
6 1 (2.70%) Server Hardening
6 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 10 (27.03%) VBScript
3 9 (24.32%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (5.41%) CLAS
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCSA
5 1 (2.70%) VCP4
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) RMADS
System Software
1 32 (86.49%) Active Directory
2 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) Docker
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (59.46%) SCCM
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (21.62%) SCOM
4 7 (18.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) SCSM
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) Oracle
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.81%) Borland
7 3 (8.11%) CA
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
7 3 (8.11%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) Juniper
8 1 (2.70%) CommVault
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) Google
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam
8 1 (2.70%) Wyse
8 1 (2.70%) Zend