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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 82 145 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.32% 7.06% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.68% 18.15% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 72 33
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £18.75 £36.25 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.27% +43.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
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
523 799 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.57% 38.92% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 396 247
Average daily rate £350 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 43
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +11 16 £306 +5.60% 7
Hook -12 11 £310 -6.06% 1
Southampton +6 5 £300 - 9
Winchester -6 5 £300 +5.26%
Gosport +5 4 £550 +28.65%
Portsmouth -9 2 - - 1
Havant +6 1 £440 +3.52% 1
Andover -5 1 £450 - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (56.50%) Windows Server
3 96 (54.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 95 (53.67%) Active Directory
4 95 (53.67%) Security Cleared
5 85 (48.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (46.33%) Microsoft
7 78 (44.07%) VMware
8 70 (39.55%) SC Cleared
9 53 (29.94%) MS Exchange
10 50 (28.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 49 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (24.29%) PowerShell
13 40 (22.60%) Unix
13 40 (22.60%) SQL Server
13 40 (22.60%) Citrix
14 38 (21.47%) SCCM
15 35 (19.77%) Windows 7
16 34 (19.21%) MS Excel
17 31 (17.51%) ITIL
18 30 (16.95%) Oracle
19 27 (15.25%) MS Visio
19 27 (15.25%) PaintShop Pro
20 26 (14.69%) SQL
20 26 (14.69%) SDLC
21 25 (14.12%) Hyper-V
21 25 (14.12%) .NET
22 23 (12.99%) HP
23 22 (12.43%) Linux
24 20 (11.30%) vSphere

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 53 (29.94%) MS Exchange
2 50 (28.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.60%) IIS
4 13 (7.34%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.26%) CMS
9 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.13%) Documentum
10 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.56%) Apache
11 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.56%) Drupal
11 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.25%) MS Visio
2 27 (15.25%) PaintShop Pro
3 11 (6.21%) MS Office
4 2 (1.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Office 365
1 2 (1.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.73%) LAN
1 19 (10.73%) WAN
2 16 (9.04%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.21%) DNS
3 11 (6.21%) SNMP
4 10 (5.65%) Firewall
4 10 (5.65%) NetScaler
4 10 (5.65%) SSL
5 5 (2.82%) DHCP
6 3 (1.69%) Internet
6 3 (1.69%) IPv4
6 3 (1.69%) IPv6
6 3 (1.69%) SAN
7 2 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.13%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.13%) Network Security
7 2 (1.13%) OSPF
7 2 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.17%) Oracle Database
3 15 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.82%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.13%) MySQL
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Jasmine
2 5 (2.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.82%) Selenium
2 5 (2.82%) SpecFlow
2 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.26%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.69%) Subversion
5 2 (1.13%) MSI
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.13%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.13%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 15 (8.47%) Military
2 3 (1.69%) Finance
2 3 (1.69%) Legal
3 2 (1.13%) Back Office
3 2 (1.13%) Law
3 2 (1.13%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Local Government
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (14.69%) Architect
1 26 (14.69%) Author
2 17 (9.60%) Infrastructure Architect
2 17 (9.60%) Technical Author
2 17 (9.60%) Wintel Engineer
3 16 (9.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (7.91%) Support Engineer
5 12 (6.78%) Technical Architect
6 11 (6.21%) Designer
6 11 (6.21%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (5.65%) Analyst
7 10 (5.65%) Build Engineer
8 9 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (5.08%) Developer
9 8 (4.52%) Infrastructure Designer
9 8 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Wintel Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Consultant
10 7 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.12%) .NET
2 6 (3.39%) .NET Framework
2 6 (3.39%) Ajax
2 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.39%) jQuery
2 6 (3.39%) Web Services
3 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (2.82%) Breeze.js
3 5 (2.82%) Durandal
3 5 (2.82%) Entity Framework
3 5 (2.82%) HTML
3 5 (2.82%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (2.82%) OAuth2
3 5 (2.82%) OpenID
3 5 (2.82%) React
3 5 (2.82%) SAML
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 4 (2.26%) HTML5
4 4 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.82%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.26%) Clustering
4 4 (2.26%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.26%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.69%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.69%) Social Network
5 3 (1.69%) User Experience
6 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.13%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 177 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (56.50%) Windows Server
3 96 (54.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 85 (48.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (22.60%) Unix
6 35 (19.77%) Windows 7
7 22 (12.43%) Linux
8 14 (7.91%) Windows XP
9 11 (6.21%) HPUX
10 6 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.26%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.26%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.56%) Debian
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.56%) SUSE
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.51%) ITIL
2 26 (14.69%) SDLC
3 15 (8.47%) Change Management
3 15 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (7.34%) Software Deployment
5 12 (6.78%) TOGAF
6 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (5.65%) Migration
7 10 (5.65%) Time Management
8 9 (5.08%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.52%) Integration Testing
9 8 (4.52%) Project Management
10 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 7 (3.95%) Network Management
11 6 (3.39%) Release Management
11 6 (3.39%) Web Development
12 5 (2.82%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (2.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.29%) PowerShell
2 26 (14.69%) SQL
3 12 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.08%) VBScript
5 7 (3.95%) C#
5 7 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.95%) VB
6 5 (2.82%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.26%) Perl
8 3 (1.69%) C
8 3 (1.69%) PHP
8 3 (1.69%) Tcl
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) Java
9 1 (0.56%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (53.67%) Security Cleared
2 70 (39.55%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (7.91%) DV Cleared
5 12 (6.78%) MCSE
6 9 (5.08%) Degree
7 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.26%) MCSA
8 3 (1.69%) CCNA
8 3 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.13%) CCNP
9 2 (1.13%) MCITP
10 1 (0.56%) APMP
10 1 (0.56%) CISSP
10 1 (0.56%) GCIH
10 1 (0.56%) GIAC
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (53.67%) Active Directory
2 49 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (14.12%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.30%) vSphere
5 18 (10.17%) XenServer
6 16 (9.04%) XenDesktop
7 12 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (6.78%) XenApp
8 10 (5.65%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.13%) Firmware
9 2 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (21.47%) SCCM
2 13 (7.34%) SCOM
3 12 (6.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (5.08%) SCVMM
5 6 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.26%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.69%) Netcool
7 3 (1.69%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.69%) WSUS
8 2 (1.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.56%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.56%) Puppet
9 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (46.33%) Microsoft
2 78 (44.07%) VMware
3 40 (22.60%) Citrix
4 30 (16.95%) Oracle
5 23 (12.99%) HP
6 10 (5.65%) Cisco
7 7 (3.95%) Intel
8 5 (2.82%) IBM
8 5 (2.82%) iManage
8 5 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.26%) CA
9 4 (2.26%) Dell
9 4 (2.26%) Intel Security
9 4 (2.26%) Lumension
9 4 (2.26%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.26%) Wyse
10 3 (1.69%) Splunk
11 2 (1.13%) Aruba
11 2 (1.13%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.13%) Riverbed
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