The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 92 58
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -34
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 33 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.92% 1.00% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.75% 4.88% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 18
Median daily rate £450 £313 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £237 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £377 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +29.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
240 328 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.24% 20.51% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 198 208
Median daily rate £425 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £546 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £9.91 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Linux
3 32 (54.24%) Windows Server
4 29 (49.15%) DNS
5 25 (42.37%) VMware
6 24 (40.68%) DevOps
7 23 (38.98%) Ubuntu
8 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
8 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
10 18 (30.51%) SNMP
10 18 (30.51%) Citrix
10 18 (30.51%) Python
10 18 (30.51%) LDAP
10 18 (30.51%) CSS
10 18 (30.51%) XML
10 18 (30.51%) HTML
10 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
10 18 (30.51%) Splunk
11 17 (28.81%) SMTP
11 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
12 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (20.34%) XenDesktop
15 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
15 11 (18.64%) LAN
15 11 (18.64%) WAN
16 10 (16.95%) vSphere
17 9 (15.25%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
3 5 (8.47%) nginx
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.08%) IIS
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (49.15%) DNS
2 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
3 18 (30.51%) LDAP
3 18 (30.51%) SNMP
4 17 (28.81%) SMTP
5 11 (18.64%) LAN
5 11 (18.64%) WAN
6 8 (13.56%) DHCP
7 7 (11.86%) Firewall
7 7 (11.86%) SAN
8 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.69%) MPLS
8 1 (1.69%) NAS
8 1 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.69%) VPN
8 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Administrator
2 9 (15.25%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (10.17%) Server Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Server Support
4 6 (10.17%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server Support
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Support Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Splunk Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) DBA
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) CSS
1 18 (30.51%) HTML
1 18 (30.51%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) NHS
2 2 (3.39%) SCADA
2 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Linux
3 32 (54.24%) Windows Server
4 23 (38.98%) Ubuntu
5 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.47%) CentOS
8 5 (8.47%) Unix
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) DevOps
2 8 (13.56%) Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Server Building
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (8.47%) Microservices
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL
5 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 3 (5.08%) SIEM
7 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (3.39%) SOA
7 2 (3.39%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.39%) Validation
8 1 (1.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
1 18 (30.51%) Python
2 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.08%) Perl
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) MCSE
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) CCA
2 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.39%) OCP
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) XenDesktop
4 10 (16.95%) vSphere
5 9 (15.25%) XenApp
6 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
8 3 (5.08%) Docker
8 3 (5.08%) vCloud
9 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.39%) VMware GSX
9 2 (3.39%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.69%) Squid
10 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) Puppet
4 2 (3.39%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.69%) Opsview
5 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.69%) WMI
5 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) VMware
2 18 (30.51%) Citrix
2 18 (30.51%) Splunk
3 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.17%) NetApp
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle
5 6 (10.17%) ThinPrint
6 3 (5.08%) F5
6 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco
7 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.39%) Symantec
8 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.69%) EMC
8 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.69%) HP
8 1 (1.69%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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Nigel Frank International
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