The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canterbury 16.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.13% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.23 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +7.23%
Windows Server 2008
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Canterbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canterbury 16.67% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Canterbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Canterbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Canterbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canterbury region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canterbury region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware