The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 17 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.82% 4.88% 13.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 66.67% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -4.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 40.85% 7.32% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £175 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £175 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £27.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Spalding -3 1 - -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) arcserve
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) arcserve
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP