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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 76 119 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.87% 5.65% 6.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.16% 19.26% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 78 76
Median daily rate £348 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.46 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +15.37%
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
625 618 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.79% 29.34% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 359 353
Median daily rate £400 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 61 42
Median hourly rate £47.83 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.27% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £8.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 1 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 1 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 -2 19 £341 -0.80%
Basingstoke -5 12 £338 -13.46% 1
Gosport -6 7 £487 +8.22%
Farnborough +4 5 £433 +44.16% 2
Andover -12 4 £425 -5.55%
Fareham - 4 £330 - 1
Southampton -9 3 £240 -33.79% 4
Portsmouth -15 2 £325 +22.64% 1
Winchester +1 1 £550 +223.52% 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (69.06%) Active Directory
2 125 (69.06%) Security Cleared
3 112 (61.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 111 (61.33%) Windows Server
5 94 (51.93%) VMware
6 90 (49.72%) Microsoft
6 90 (49.72%) SC Cleared
7 82 (45.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (38.12%) PowerShell
9 61 (33.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 56 (30.94%) SQL
11 53 (29.28%) SQL Server
12 45 (24.86%) Citrix
13 42 (23.20%) SCCM
14 37 (20.44%) ITIL
14 37 (20.44%) MS Excel
15 36 (19.89%) DV Cleared
16 33 (18.23%) vSphere
16 33 (18.23%) VBScript
17 32 (17.68%) Oracle
17 32 (17.68%) HP
18 31 (17.13%) MS Exchange
18 31 (17.13%) Linux
19 28 (15.47%) DNS
19 28 (15.47%) XenApp
20 27 (14.92%) Windows 7
21 26 (14.36%) SQL Server 2008
22 24 (13.26%) Cisco
23 23 (12.71%) SharePoint

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 31 (17.13%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.71%) SharePoint
3 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.18%) IIS
5 10 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.76%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (20.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.18%) MS Office
3 11 (6.08%) MS Visio
4 10 (5.52%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (1.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Office 365
1 3 (1.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.47%) DNS
2 21 (11.60%) DHCP
3 19 (10.50%) SAN
4 11 (6.08%) Firewall
4 11 (6.08%) WAN
5 10 (5.52%) LAN
6 4 (2.21%) MPLS
6 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.21%) Wireless
7 3 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.66%) Internet
7 3 (1.66%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.66%) NAS
7 3 (1.66%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.66%) VPN
8 2 (1.10%) VoIP
9 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (29.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.84%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (7.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (6.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.21%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.55%) MySQL
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (4.42%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.31%) Subversion
2 6 (3.31%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (2.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.21%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.21%) MSI
3 4 (2.21%) Selenium
3 4 (2.21%) SpecFlow
3 4 (2.21%) StarTeam
3 4 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.10%) Hudson
4 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.55%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.55%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (9.94%) Military
2 5 (2.76%) Back Office
3 3 (1.66%) Finance
4 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (15.47%) Wintel Engineer
2 18 (9.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 18 (9.94%) Integration Engineer
3 16 (8.84%) Architect
3 16 (8.84%) Developer
4 15 (8.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (8.29%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.18%) Analyst
5 13 (7.18%) Server Engineer
6 11 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) Author
8 9 (4.97%) Technical Architect
8 9 (4.97%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Consultant
9 8 (4.42%) Server Support
9 8 (4.42%) Technical Author
9 8 (4.42%) Wintel Server Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Citrix Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.84%) .NET
2 7 (3.87%) Web Services
3 6 (3.31%) Ajax
3 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.31%) HTML
3 6 (3.31%) jQuery
4 5 (2.76%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.76%) CSS
5 4 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (2.21%) Breeze.js
5 4 (2.21%) Durandal
5 4 (2.21%) Entity Framework
5 4 (2.21%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (2.21%) OAuth2
5 4 (2.21%) OpenID
5 4 (2.21%) React
5 4 (2.21%) Regular Expression
5 4 (2.21%) SAML
5 4 (2.21%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 3 (1.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.87%) Data Centre
1 7 (3.87%) PKI
2 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.21%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.21%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.21%) Replication
5 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.66%) EMC VNX
5 3 (1.66%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.66%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.10%) Clustering
6 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.10%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.55%) CESG
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.55%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 181 (100.00%) Windows
2 112 (61.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 111 (61.33%) Windows Server
4 82 (45.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (17.13%) Linux
6 27 (14.92%) Windows 7
7 22 (12.15%) Unix
8 15 (8.29%) Windows 10
9 12 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.97%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.31%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.21%) HPUX
13 3 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.55%) CentOS
15 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.55%) VMS
15 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.44%) ITIL
2 17 (9.39%) Migration
3 12 (6.63%) Integration Testing
4 11 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (5.52%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (5.52%) SDLC
6 9 (4.97%) Configuration Management
6 9 (4.97%) Software Deployment
7 8 (4.42%) Information Security
7 8 (4.42%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (3.87%) Network Management
8 7 (3.87%) Open Source
8 7 (3.87%) Service Management
8 7 (3.87%) Test Scripting
9 6 (3.31%) Change Management
9 6 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (3.31%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (3.31%) Project Management
9 6 (3.31%) Test Automation
10 5 (2.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.12%) PowerShell
2 56 (30.94%) SQL
3 33 (18.23%) VBScript
4 20 (11.05%) VB
5 11 (6.08%) C#
6 9 (4.97%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.97%) Perl
7 7 (3.87%) C
7 7 (3.87%) Tcl
8 6 (3.31%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.21%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.55%) Java
13 1 (0.55%) PHP
13 1 (0.55%) R
13 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 125 (69.06%) Security Cleared
2 90 (49.72%) SC Cleared
3 36 (19.89%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.97%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.97%) MCSE
6 8 (4.42%) ISEB
6 8 (4.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (3.31%) Degree
8 4 (2.21%) MCSA
8 4 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.66%) RHCT
10 2 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.10%) CLAS
10 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.10%) MCITP
11 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.55%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) JSP 440
2 4 (2.21%) GPG13
3 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) RMADS
5 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (69.06%) Active Directory
2 61 (33.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (18.23%) vSphere
4 28 (15.47%) XenApp
5 22 (12.15%) Hyper-V
6 19 (10.50%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (7.73%) Terminal Services
8 13 (7.18%) XenServer
9 12 (6.63%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (6.08%) VMware ESX
11 10 (5.52%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (23.20%) SCCM
2 16 (8.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 12 (6.63%) SCOM
4 9 (4.97%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.87%) Netcool
5 7 (3.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (3.87%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.21%) ArcSight ESM
7 4 (2.21%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.66%) SCSM
9 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.10%) Nagios
9 2 (1.10%) WSUS
10 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.55%) Puppet
10 1 (0.55%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 94 (51.93%) VMware
2 90 (49.72%) Microsoft
3 45 (24.86%) Citrix
4 32 (17.68%) HP
4 32 (17.68%) Oracle
5 24 (13.26%) Cisco
6 13 (7.18%) Intel Security
6 13 (7.18%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.52%) IBM
8 7 (3.87%) Lumension
8 7 (3.87%) SolarWinds
8 7 (3.87%) Splunk
9 6 (3.31%) Aruba
9 6 (3.31%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.31%) EMC
9 6 (3.31%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.76%) Dell
10 5 (2.76%) Symantec
11 4 (2.21%) Borland
11 4 (2.21%) Sophos
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lewis Dunn
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago