The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 10 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.65% 9.17% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 50.00% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £438 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.41% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Windows Server 2008
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.92% 18.35% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 30
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £135 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £550 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) DTS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds