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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - - 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
Windows Server 2008
London

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
10 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.87% 16.35% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 28
Average daily rate £525 £425 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -21.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £511 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) VMware