The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 36 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.05% 2.83% 2.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.03% 11.88% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 13
Median daily rate £310 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £375 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 160 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.64% 23.85% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 82 99
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £100 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +10.34%
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (69.70%) Windows Server
4 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (42.42%) VMware
6 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
6 13 (39.39%) ITIL
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
8 10 (30.30%) Citrix
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
9 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) WSUS
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) Clustering
12 6 (18.18%) Linux
12 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Change Control
13 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
13 5 (15.15%) SCCM
13 5 (15.15%) SCOM
13 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
13 5 (15.15%) MS Office
13 5 (15.15%) SAN
13 5 (15.15%) DHCP
13 5 (15.15%) DNS
13 5 (15.15%) Windows 10

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) IaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DHCP
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (12.12%) IT Support
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Tester
3 3 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Server Support
3 3 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Windows Server
2 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
6 6 (18.18%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
8 4 (12.12%) AIX
9 1 (3.03%) Android
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Change Control
2 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) ITSM
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.06%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Chat Support
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 2 (6.06%) MCTS
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) WSUS
2 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (9.09%) Netcool
4 2 (6.06%) PowerCLI
4 2 (6.06%) vRealize
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 10 (30.30%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) Veritas
5 3 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.06%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) BMC
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Remedy
7 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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