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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 19 18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 2.83% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 20.00% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
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
12 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.64% 14.15% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 20
Median daily rate £460 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £639 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London 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 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