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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 36 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.97% 1.47% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.87% 4.93% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £120 £290 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.62% +65.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £305 £314
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £75.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%

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
83 142 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.51% 29.89% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 73 86
Median daily rate £140 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -59.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.00 £44.10 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 - 8 £120 - 1
Cheltenham +10 2 £120 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £300 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
3 21 (55.26%) VMware
3 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
4 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
5 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (31.58%) DNS
7 12 (31.58%) DHCP
7 12 (31.58%) DBS Check
7 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
9 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 10 (26.32%) MS Office
9 10 (26.32%) Apple
10 9 (23.68%) Mac OS X
10 9 (23.68%) Wireless
10 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
10 9 (23.68%) Time Management
10 9 (23.68%) Office 365
11 8 (21.05%) Network Management
11 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
11 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
11 8 (21.05%) Citrix
11 8 (21.05%) Firewall
12 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
12 7 (18.42%) SLA

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 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DHCP
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 9 (23.68%) Wireless
3 8 (21.05%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) Internet
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) Skype
7 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.63%) SAN
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.53%) Local Government
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Customer Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Customer Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (13.16%) IT Support
4 4 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) CSS3
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) HTML5
1 1 (2.63%) jQuery
1 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
1 1 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
6 9 (23.68%) Mac OS X
6 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
7 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Time Management
2 8 (21.05%) Network Management
3 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Database Security
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Innovation Management
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
7 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) DBS Check
2 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) UAG
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
1 21 (55.26%) VMware
2 10 (26.32%) Apple
3 8 (21.05%) Citrix
4 5 (13.16%) Symantec
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) Capita
7 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
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Lorien Resourcing
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