The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.78% 3.50% 3.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 12.66% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £116 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+183.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £30.50 £14.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.85% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £14.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £14.00 £21.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.46 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -25.58%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.19% 27.62% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 18
Average daily rate £325 £150 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £105 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.88 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +2 15 £330 +206.97% 1
Lewes - 5 £275 - 1
Hastings - 1 £135 -
Hove - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 27 (71.05%) VMware
4 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (55.26%) SAN
6 20 (52.63%) MS Exchange
7 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
10 12 (31.58%) DHCP
10 12 (31.58%) DNS
10 12 (31.58%) SQL
10 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (26.32%) IIS
12 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
13 9 (23.68%) LAN
13 9 (23.68%) EMC
13 9 (23.68%) VLAN
13 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
13 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (23.68%) IaaS
14 8 (21.05%) vMotion
14 8 (21.05%) SaaS
14 8 (21.05%) PaaS
14 8 (21.05%) NAS
14 8 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (21.05%) vCloud
14 8 (21.05%) Citrix
14 8 (21.05%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 20 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (26.32%) IIS
5 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Project
3 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (23.68%) IaaS
2 8 (21.05%) SaaS
2 8 (21.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) SAN
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) DHCP
3 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) LAN
4 9 (23.68%) VLAN
5 8 (21.05%) NAS
5 8 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (18.42%) WLAN
7 4 (10.53%) VPN
8 3 (7.89%) Firewall
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.26%) WAN
10 1 (2.63%) ADSL
10 1 (2.63%) Internet
10 1 (2.63%) Extranet
10 1 (2.63%) Wireless
10 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.53%) Change Control
3 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.89%) Server Hardening
3 3 (7.89%) Patch Management
3 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Network Management
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.63%) Coaching
5 1 (2.63%) Server Patching
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.05%) vCloud
4 7 (18.42%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) vMotion
2 6 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (15.79%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) Nessus
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.68%) EMC
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) Veeam
7 1 (2.63%) CommVault
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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