The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Feltham 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 8 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 18.92% - 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£272 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.93%
Windows Server 2008
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Feltham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 18.92% 10.87% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £272 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Feltham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Feltham 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 10 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (70.00%) AIX
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) Migration
4 7 (70.00%) Korn
4 7 (70.00%) JIRA
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Change Control
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Feltham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Feltham 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (80.00%) Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) AIX
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (70.00%) Korn
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Altiris