The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.98% 2.19% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 10.87% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £425 £305 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% +46.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.21% +16.28%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.54% 20.18% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 18
Median daily rate £390 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.58% +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £69
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £422 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 22
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) AppSense
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Lumension
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Lumension
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
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