The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 13 10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 5.36% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 13.04% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £323 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £324 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.47% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -6.41%
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.60% 41.07% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 11
Median daily rate £365 £290 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% +45.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £45.50 £50.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +212.50%
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 Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ISMS
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) VMware