The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.23% 6.56% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 27.40% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
Median daily rate - £300 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 73 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.75% 23.93% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 40 53
Median daily rate £190 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -7 2 - -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) Avaya
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (14.29%) iManage
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) iPhone
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) iManage
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds