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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / East Sussex
Rank 29 22 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.44% 6.81% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 25.81% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +160.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -

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
28 62 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.46% 26.38% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 34
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £16.00 £26.60 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.84% -26.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £26.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 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 21 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Brighton -8 2 £375 +15.38% 3
Hove - 1 £225 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Mac Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP