The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 27 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.80% 1.27% 3.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.59% 5.43% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £305 £314
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £11.25 £60.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.25% +34.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 92 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.13% 23.35% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 32
Median daily rate £325 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £493 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% -32.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Office 365
4 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
6 4 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) MCSE
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) MCITP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) XenApp
6 4 (28.57%) Mimecast
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 2 (14.29%) ADSL
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) IBM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) SMS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365 Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCITP
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
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