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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 43 17
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.79% 1.66% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.43% 5.08% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £349 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £415 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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
37 118 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.03% 32.69% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 75 12
Average daily rate £325 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £70 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.82 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £13.50 £20.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +13 6 £338 -10.00% 1
Chesterfield - 3 £238 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 12 (52.17%) SCCM
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
7 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
8 8 (34.78%) MS Office
8 8 (34.78%) VMware
9 7 (30.43%) MSI
9 7 (30.43%) VB
9 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
9 7 (30.43%) OOP
9 7 (30.43%) OO
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Vista
10 6 (26.09%) WSUS
10 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
10 6 (26.09%) Validation
11 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
11 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
11 5 (21.74%) ISA Server
11 5 (21.74%) DHCP
11 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000
11 5 (21.74%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (21.74%) QA
11 5 (21.74%) SCOM
11 5 (21.74%) Forefront TMG

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (21.74%) Lync
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Quickr
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SNMP
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MSI
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) iSeries
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Vista
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) OOP
1 7 (30.43%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Validation
2 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) VB
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) MCITP
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) HP APS
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) ISA Server
2 5 (21.74%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) SCCM
2 6 (26.09%) WSUS
3 5 (21.74%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.35%) HP
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