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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 79 127 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.91% 6.09% 5.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.26% 19.48% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 64 66
Median daily rate £360 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +10.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £258 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £20.25 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -50.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
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
554 652 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.39% 31.27% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 355 326
Median daily rate £375 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 40
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.25 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 28 £332 -4.87%
Basingstoke -8 13 £388 - 4
Gosport - 7 £485 -
Farnborough +4 6 £425 +41.66% 2
Southampton +5 1 £400 +17.64% 4
Andover -8 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (70.29%) Active Directory
3 113 (64.57%) Security Cleared
4 100 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (54.86%) Windows Server
6 89 (50.86%) Microsoft
7 85 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (48.57%) VMware
7 85 (48.57%) SC Cleared
8 64 (36.57%) PowerShell
9 57 (32.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 48 (27.43%) SQL Server
11 46 (26.29%) SQL
11 46 (26.29%) Citrix
11 46 (26.29%) SCCM
12 37 (21.14%) MS Excel
13 33 (18.86%) MS Exchange
13 33 (18.86%) VBScript
14 31 (17.71%) Oracle
15 30 (17.14%) Windows 7
16 29 (16.57%) XenApp
17 28 (16.00%) DV Cleared
17 28 (16.00%) vSphere
17 28 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 28 (16.00%) ITIL
17 28 (16.00%) Linux
17 28 (16.00%) HP
18 25 (14.29%) Unix
18 25 (14.29%) Hyper-V
19 24 (13.71%) DNS

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 33 (18.86%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (10.29%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.29%) IIS
5 7 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Drupal
9 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.57%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (21.14%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.14%) MS Visio
3 15 (8.57%) MS Office
3 15 (8.57%) PaintShop Pro
4 3 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.71%) DNS
2 17 (9.71%) DHCP
3 14 (8.00%) LAN
3 14 (8.00%) SAN
3 14 (8.00%) WAN
4 11 (6.29%) Firewall
5 3 (1.71%) Internet
5 3 (1.71%) NAS
5 3 (1.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.57%) MPLS
6 1 (0.57%) Skype
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.43%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.71%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.71%) MySQL
9 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Subversion
1 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.86%) StarTeam
2 5 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (2.29%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.29%) MSI
4 3 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.71%) Selenium
4 3 (1.71%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.14%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.57%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (9.14%) Military
2 2 (1.14%) Back Office
2 2 (1.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (0.57%) Local Government
3 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (13.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 21 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
3 18 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (9.14%) Support Engineer
5 15 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (8.57%) Author
6 14 (8.00%) Analyst
7 13 (7.43%) Architect
7 13 (7.43%) Technical Author
8 12 (6.86%) Developer
9 11 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (6.29%) Server Engineer
10 10 (5.71%) Consultant
11 9 (5.14%) Citrix Support
11 9 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.14%) Technical Architect
11 9 (5.14%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (4.57%) Citrix Engineer
12 8 (4.57%) Server Support
13 7 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.00%) .NET
2 5 (2.86%) Web Services
3 4 (2.29%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.29%) Ajax
3 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.29%) jQuery
4 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.71%) Breeze.js
4 3 (1.71%) Durandal
4 3 (1.71%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.71%) HTML
4 3 (1.71%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (1.71%) Middleware
4 3 (1.71%) OAuth2
4 3 (1.71%) OpenID
4 3 (1.71%) React
4 3 (1.71%) SAML
4 3 (1.71%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (1.14%) CSS
5 2 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.57%) PKI
3 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.29%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.71%) EMC VNX
5 3 (1.71%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.71%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.71%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 175 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 96 (54.86%) Windows Server
4 85 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 28 (16.00%) Linux
7 25 (14.29%) Unix
8 15 (8.57%) Windows 10
9 12 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.00%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.29%) HPUX
11 4 (2.29%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.57%) AIX
14 1 (0.57%) CentOS
14 1 (0.57%) Debian
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.57%) Solaris
14 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.00%) ITIL
2 17 (9.71%) Migration
3 15 (8.57%) SDLC
4 14 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (7.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.71%) Integration Testing
7 9 (5.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.00%) Change Management
8 7 (4.00%) Network Management
8 7 (4.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (3.43%) Information Security
9 6 (3.43%) Project Management
9 6 (3.43%) Software Deployment
9 6 (3.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (3.43%) Test Automation
10 5 (2.86%) Open Source
10 5 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (2.86%) Time Management
11 4 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) PowerShell
2 46 (26.29%) SQL
3 33 (18.86%) VBScript
4 20 (11.43%) VB
5 8 (4.57%) C#
6 7 (4.00%) C
6 7 (4.00%) Perl
6 7 (4.00%) Tcl
7 6 (3.43%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.71%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.57%) Java
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.57%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.57%) R
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 113 (64.57%) Security Cleared
2 85 (48.57%) SC Cleared
3 28 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.14%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.14%) MCSE
6 8 (4.57%) ISEB
6 8 (4.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (3.43%) Degree
8 4 (2.29%) MCSA
8 4 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.71%) RHCT
10 2 (1.14%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.14%) CLAS
10 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.14%) MCITP
11 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.57%) CISSP
11 1 (0.57%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.71%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.14%) GPG13
2 2 (1.14%) RMADS
3 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 123 (70.29%) Active Directory
2 57 (32.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (16.57%) XenApp
4 28 (16.00%) vSphere
5 25 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 14 (8.00%) XenServer
7 13 (7.43%) XenDesktop
8 12 (6.86%) Terminal Services
9 11 (6.29%) VMware ESX
9 11 (6.29%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.57%) Docker
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 46 (26.29%) SCCM
2 15 (8.57%) SCOM
3 14 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (5.14%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (4.57%) SCVMM
7 7 (4.00%) Netcool
7 7 (4.00%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.29%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.71%) SCSM
10 2 (1.14%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (1.14%) Nagios
10 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.14%) WSUS
11 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.57%) Puppet
11 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 89 (50.86%) Microsoft
2 85 (48.57%) VMware
3 46 (26.29%) Citrix
4 31 (17.71%) Oracle
5 28 (16.00%) HP
6 20 (11.43%) Cisco
7 13 (7.43%) Intel Security
7 13 (7.43%) Red Hat
8 12 (6.86%) IBM
9 7 (4.00%) Lumension
9 7 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.00%) Splunk
10 6 (3.43%) Aruba
10 6 (3.43%) Blue Coat
10 6 (3.43%) Riverbed
11 5 (2.86%) Borland
12 3 (1.71%) Dell
12 3 (1.71%) EMC
12 3 (1.71%) Remedy
12 3 (1.71%) Wyse
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