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 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 40 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.65% 4.57% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.99% 18.99% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £331 £300 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £280 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £340 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +117.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
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
67 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.75% 24.09% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 38
Median daily rate £363 £300 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £15.88
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 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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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
Lewes +8 1 £413 +50.00% 1
Brighton -7 1 £250 -23.07% 2
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
6 6 (42.86%) SAN
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (35.71%) EMC
7 5 (35.71%) vCloud
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 4 (28.57%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle
10 2 (14.29%) DHCP
10 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL
10 2 (14.29%) VLAN
10 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Windows 7

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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) DMZ
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
2 1 (7.14%) Records Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) vCloud
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) MuleSoft
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint