The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 32 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.74% 1.76% 2.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.00% 6.35% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 7
Median daily rate £120 £238 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.47% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £184 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £280 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 126 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.74% 27.69% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 77
Median daily rate £165 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £88 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £516 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 21
Median hourly rate £17.50 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £42.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.20 £42.00 £65.15
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 Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Gloucester 0 6 £113 - 1
Cheltenham +10 4 £120 -49.47% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
5 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (56.67%) VMware
7 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
8 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
9 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 10 (33.33%) Time Management
10 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
11 9 (30.00%) Office 365
11 9 (30.00%) DHCP
11 9 (30.00%) DNS
12 7 (23.33%) MS Office
12 7 (23.33%) Windows 10
12 7 (23.33%) DBS Check
13 6 (20.00%) Network Management
13 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
13 6 (20.00%) Firewall
14 5 (16.67%) Wireless
14 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
14 5 (16.67%) SLA
14 5 (16.67%) Symantec
14 5 (16.67%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DHCP
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) Skype
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (13.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) Build Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) CSS3
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
1 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
1 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (23.33%) Windows 10
7 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Time Management
2 6 (20.00%) Network Management
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Innovation Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Database Security
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) DBS Check
3 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) vSphere
5 3 (10.00%) Firmware
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Apple
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Symantec
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Capita
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
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