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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 13 31 12
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 6.67% 2.11% 9.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 5.08% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £240 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +6.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
42 118 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 35.00% 41.55% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 98 13
Median daily rate £250 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £200 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
6 8 (57.14%) Migration
7 7 (50.00%) VMware
7 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (42.86%) DHCP
8 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 6 (42.86%) DNS
8 6 (42.86%) Office 365
9 5 (35.71%) NAS
10 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
11 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
11 3 (21.43%) HP
11 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
11 3 (21.43%) Apple
11 3 (21.43%) SSL
11 3 (21.43%) VPN
11 3 (21.43%) ADSL
11 3 (21.43%) MS Office
11 3 (21.43%) Network Design
11 3 (21.43%) Citrix
11 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
11 3 (21.43%) Firewall

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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) ADSL
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Server Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Support
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Email Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Server Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Server Patching
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) PowerCLI
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
3 3 (21.43%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) Wyse