The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 2.42% 12.50% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 33.33% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
- -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 32.26% 37.50% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 8
Average daily rate £441 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £443 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) JSP
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 17 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
3 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
3 15 (88.24%) ISTQB
3 15 (88.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (88.24%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (88.24%) Oracle
4 13 (76.47%) Test Strategy
4 13 (76.47%) Test Scripting
5 12 (70.59%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (52.94%) Workflow
6 9 (52.94%) SSL
6 9 (52.94%) Linux
6 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
7 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (47.06%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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.

Business Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) HTTPS
2 9 (52.94%) SSL
3 8 (47.06%) DNS
3 8 (47.06%) HTTP
4 7 (41.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (47.06%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Test Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Test Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Test Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 17 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 13 (76.47%) Test Strategy
2 13 (76.47%) Test Scripting
3 12 (70.59%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (52.94%) Workflow
5 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Validation
6 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) ISTQB
2 15 (88.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (41.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
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