The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 24 19
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 3.11% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 13.51% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%
Windows Server 2008
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.16% 22.98% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 9
Median daily rate £525 £488 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £214 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £657 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows Server 2008
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Polycom
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Polycom