The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 16 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.43% 13.18% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.95% 40.48% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 1
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£388 £310 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
- -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Windows Server 2008
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.29% 32.56% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 8
Average daily rate £368 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.84% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.90 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.34% -28.74%
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 Guildford

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows XP
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) WorkSite
4 6 (54.55%) Law
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) WorkSite
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows XP
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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