The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 82 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 28 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.72% 1.74% 3.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.41% 10.22% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 15
Median daily rate £285 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £196 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £448 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.70 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
269 274 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.48% 16.99% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 114 157
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 58 54
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.38 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £19.08 £24.00
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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Nottinghamshire -12 10 £384 +74.43% 3
Northamptonshire - 6 £150 - 3
Derbyshire +6 5 £275 - 2
Lincolnshire -9 2 - - 1
Leicestershire -13 2 £320 +19.06% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) Active Directory
3 30 (56.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
4 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (47.17%) Windows Server
5 24 (45.28%) VMware
6 19 (35.85%) ITIL
7 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
8 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
9 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
9 15 (28.30%) Windows 7
10 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (26.42%) SCCM
10 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (24.53%) SQL
11 13 (24.53%) Citrix
12 12 (22.64%) WAN
12 12 (22.64%) Hyper-V
13 11 (20.75%) Cisco
13 11 (20.75%) LAN
13 11 (20.75%) HP
14 10 (18.87%) NetApp
14 10 (18.87%) Office 365
15 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (16.98%) SAN
15 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
15 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
16 8 (15.09%) Firewall
16 8 (15.09%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.89%) IIS
7 1 (1.89%) JBoss
7 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) IaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) WAN
2 11 (20.75%) LAN
3 9 (16.98%) SAN
4 8 (15.09%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) Internet
6 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.77%) Wireless
8 1 (1.89%) DHCP
8 1 (1.89%) DNS
8 1 (1.89%) NAS
8 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.89%) Skype
8 1 (1.89%) SMTP
8 1 (1.89%) VLAN
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) IT Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) IT Support
5 5 (9.43%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Server
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
5 15 (28.30%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.66%) Unix
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.77%) Linux
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.66%) DevOps
4 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.77%) Change Control
5 2 (3.77%) Network Management
5 2 (3.77%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.77%) Project Management
5 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.89%) Data Security
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Network Design
6 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.55%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.55%) VBScript
4 2 (3.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (67.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.09%) XenDesktop
5 6 (11.32%) vSphere
5 6 (11.32%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Citrix
4 11 (20.75%) Cisco
4 11 (20.75%) HP
5 10 (18.87%) NetApp
6 3 (5.66%) Apple
6 3 (5.66%) Brocade
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) arcserve
7 2 (3.77%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (1.89%) Intel
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) Software AG
8 1 (1.89%) Veeam
8 1 (1.89%) webMethods
8 1 (1.89%) Webroot
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