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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.18% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
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
39 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.08% 22.03% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 4
Median daily rate £340 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud

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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft