The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.69% 2.76% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.26% 11.90% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £230 £475 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% +137.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 42 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.22% 23.20% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 33
Median daily rate £210 £350 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £120 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 15
Median hourly rate £11.00 £42.46 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.09% +69.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Bournemouth +3 7 £210 -55.78% 3
Wimborne - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) CRM
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 1 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (7.14%) Kentico
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
9 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
9 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Banking
9 1 (7.14%) MVC

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Kentico
3 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (35.71%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Server Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Server Support
6 2 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ADO
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
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