The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 64 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 28 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 2.25% 4.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.07% 9.76% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 38
Median daily rate £315 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £229 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £409 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £15.86 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 287 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.92% 23.02% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 97 135
Median daily rate £380 £390 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +41.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £220 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 33
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.78 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 9 £295 -21.33% 3
Marlow - 3 £315 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
5 11 (37.93%) VMware
5 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
6 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) HP
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
10 5 (17.24%) Migration
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
10 5 (17.24%) MS Office
10 5 (17.24%) C#
10 5 (17.24%) .NET
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
11 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
11 4 (13.79%) Skype
11 4 (13.79%) AirWatch
11 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (13.79%) MobileIron

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) Skype
3 4 (13.79%) SMTP
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.45%) IPsec
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) VMWare Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Wintel Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (3.45%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Android
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Vista
5 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Change Management
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre Operations
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (13.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
2 4 (13.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (6.90%) Change Control
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.45%) ITSM
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) VB
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) VCP5
3 1 (3.45%) CCA
3 1 (3.45%) CCAA
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) AirWatch
1 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
1 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (13.79%) WSUS
2 3 (10.34%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 2 (6.90%) OVSD
4 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
4 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) PaperCut
4 1 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) HP
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) MobileIron
5 4 (13.79%) Remedy
5 4 (13.79%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Micro Focus
6 2 (6.90%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.45%) Intel
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
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