The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 82 125 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.14% 5.79% 5.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.18% 20.16% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 90 72
Median daily rate £340 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £310 £285
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
622 620 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.41% 28.73% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 380 336
Median daily rate £390 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 56 41
Median hourly rate £47.92 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.85% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hook +1 16 £335 -2.40% 2
Basingstoke -9 11 £344 -4.84% 1
Farnborough +5 6 £435 +44.83% 2
Southampton -16 6 £269 -25.86% 6
Fareham - 5 £335 -
Andover -12 4 £425 -
Winchester -1 2 £450 +172.72% 1
Gosport -1 2 £487 +8.22%
Portsmouth -21 2 £325 +22.64% 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 195 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (70.77%) Active Directory
3 128 (65.64%) Security Cleared
3 128 (65.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 114 (58.46%) Windows Server
5 103 (52.82%) VMware
6 100 (51.28%) Microsoft
7 87 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (44.10%) SC Cleared
9 74 (37.95%) SQL
10 72 (36.92%) PowerShell
11 64 (32.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 57 (29.23%) SQL Server
13 52 (26.67%) Citrix
14 45 (23.08%) ITIL
15 44 (22.56%) SCCM
16 39 (20.00%) DV Cleared
17 37 (18.97%) Oracle
18 36 (18.46%) DNS
19 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
20 34 (17.44%) vSphere
21 32 (16.41%) VBScript
22 31 (15.90%) Linux
23 30 (15.38%) HP
23 30 (15.38%) DHCP
23 30 (15.38%) XenApp
24 29 (14.87%) Windows 7
25 26 (13.33%) Hyper-V
25 26 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
25 26 (13.33%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.79%) SharePoint
3 17 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.67%) IIS
5 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.13%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (4.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (3.59%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.51%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.15%) MS Office
3 8 (4.10%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.59%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.54%) SaaS
2 2 (1.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.46%) DNS
2 30 (15.38%) DHCP
3 21 (10.77%) SAN
4 11 (5.64%) WAN
5 10 (5.13%) LAN
6 9 (4.62%) Firewall
7 5 (2.56%) MPLS
7 5 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 4 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.05%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.05%) VoIP
9 3 (1.54%) Internet
9 3 (1.54%) NAS
9 3 (1.54%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (1.54%) VPN
9 3 (1.54%) Wireless
9 3 (1.54%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (11.28%) Oracle Database
4 15 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (3.59%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.08%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (0.51%) MySQL
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.59%) Subversion
2 7 (3.59%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (2.05%) MSI
3 4 (2.05%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.54%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.54%) Selenium
4 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.03%) Hudson
5 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.51%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (8.72%) Military
2 4 (2.05%) Back Office
3 2 (1.03%) Finance
3 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
4 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (14.36%) Wintel Engineer
2 21 (10.77%) Architect
3 18 (9.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 18 (9.23%) Integration Engineer
4 16 (8.21%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (8.21%) Support Engineer
5 15 (7.69%) Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) Developer
6 14 (7.18%) Consultant
7 13 (6.67%) Server Engineer
8 11 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (4.10%) Server Support
11 8 (4.10%) Technical Architect
11 8 (4.10%) Wintel Server Engineer
12 7 (3.59%) 3rd Line Server Support
12 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Support
12 7 (3.59%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.59%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.69%) .NET
2 12 (6.15%) CSS
3 8 (4.10%) XML
4 7 (3.59%) HTML
4 7 (3.59%) Web Services
5 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.56%) Ajax
6 5 (2.56%) jQuery
6 5 (2.56%) XSL
6 5 (2.56%) XSLT
7 4 (2.05%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.54%) Breeze.js
8 3 (1.54%) Durandal
8 3 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (1.54%) OAuth2
8 3 (1.54%) React
8 3 (1.54%) SAML
8 3 (1.54%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.59%) PKI
3 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.56%) Clustering
4 5 (2.56%) Replication
5 4 (2.05%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.05%) Statistics
6 3 (1.54%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.54%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.54%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.51%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 195 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (65.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 114 (58.46%) Windows Server
4 87 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (15.90%) Linux
6 29 (14.87%) Windows 7
7 18 (9.23%) Unix
8 15 (7.69%) Windows 10
9 12 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.62%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.08%) AIX
12 5 (2.56%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.54%) HPUX
14 3 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.51%) CentOS
15 1 (0.51%) Solaris
15 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.51%) VMS
15 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.08%) ITIL
2 22 (11.28%) Migration
3 11 (5.64%) Integration Testing
4 10 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (4.62%) Software Deployment
6 8 (4.10%) Information Security
6 8 (4.10%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (3.59%) Data Migration
7 7 (3.59%) Network Management
7 7 (3.59%) Open Source
7 7 (3.59%) SDLC
7 7 (3.59%) Service Management
7 7 (3.59%) Test Scripting
8 6 (3.08%) Change Management
8 6 (3.08%) ERD
8 6 (3.08%) ITIL V3
8 6 (3.08%) Project Management
8 6 (3.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.95%) SQL
2 72 (36.92%) PowerShell
3 32 (16.41%) VBScript
4 23 (11.79%) VB
5 12 (6.15%) C#
6 9 (4.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.62%) Perl
7 8 (4.10%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.59%) Tcl
8 7 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.08%) C
10 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.54%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.03%) Java
12 2 (1.03%) VB6
13 1 (0.51%) PHP
13 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 128 (65.64%) Security Cleared
2 86 (44.10%) SC Cleared
3 39 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.62%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.62%) MCSE
6 8 (4.10%) ISEB
6 8 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (3.08%) Degree
8 4 (2.05%) MCSA
8 4 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.54%) RHCT
10 2 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.03%) CLAS
10 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.03%) MCITP
11 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.51%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) JSP 440
2 4 (2.05%) GPG13
3 3 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) RMADS
5 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 138 (70.77%) Active Directory
2 64 (32.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.44%) vSphere
4 30 (15.38%) XenApp
5 26 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 19 (9.74%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (7.69%) Terminal Services
8 13 (6.67%) XenServer
9 11 (5.64%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (5.13%) VMware ESX
10 10 (5.13%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.51%) Docker
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 44 (22.56%) SCCM
2 18 (9.23%) SCOM
3 16 (8.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.59%) Netcool
5 7 (3.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.59%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.05%) ArcSight ESM
7 4 (2.05%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.05%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.54%) SCSM
8 3 (1.54%) WSUS
9 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.51%) Puppet
10 1 (0.51%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 103 (52.82%) VMware
2 100 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 52 (26.67%) Citrix
4 37 (18.97%) Oracle
5 30 (15.38%) HP
6 24 (12.31%) Cisco
7 13 (6.67%) Intel Security
7 13 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 11 (5.64%) IBM
9 8 (4.10%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.10%) Splunk
10 7 (3.59%) EMC
10 7 (3.59%) Lumension
10 7 (3.59%) Symantec
11 6 (3.08%) Aruba
11 6 (3.08%) Blue Coat
11 6 (3.08%) Remedy
11 6 (3.08%) Riverbed
12 5 (2.56%) Northgate
12 5 (2.56%) Sophos
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £3325 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago