The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.87% 8.45% 10.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 20.34% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Median daily rate £240 £413 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +85.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £288
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 28.39% 41.55% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 22
Median daily rate £350 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £292 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £445 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +1.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley 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 Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) SCCM
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) Back Office
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 6 (37.50%) WAN
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) C
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Migration
8 5 (31.25%) XenApp
8 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (25.00%) PMBOK
9 4 (25.00%) iSeries
9 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
9 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (25.00%) Service Management
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) MPLS
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) AdminStudio
1 2 (12.50%) InstallShield
1 2 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Back Office
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (12.50%) Online Betting
5 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Packager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) BYOD
2 4 (25.00%) iSeries
2 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) ISMS
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) C
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) MCDST
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Qualys
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam