The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.81% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £310 £285
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 17.74% 40.00% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 10
Median daily rate £300 £189 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.94% -41.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £175 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £463 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast 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 Belfast

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (66.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft