The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.93% 3.63% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 11.96% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £313 £176
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +77.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 92 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.88% 30.36% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 19
Median daily rate £375 £313 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
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 Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) NHS
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (46.15%) Driving Licence
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 4 (30.77%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (30.77%) JIRA
8 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
8 3 (23.08%) Qualys
8 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (23.08%) Nessus
8 3 (23.08%) Ruby
8 3 (23.08%) Endeca
8 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
8 3 (23.08%) Puppet
8 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
8 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (23.08%) OpenVPN
8 3 (23.08%) Scala
8 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudTrail
1 3 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
1 3 (23.08%) Route 53
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) OpenVPN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
1 3 (23.08%) DataStax
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (23.08%) GitLab
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) NHS
2 6 (46.15%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
2 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
2 1 (7.69%) Server Building
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Squid
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nessus
1 3 (23.08%) Oozie
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Rundeck
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) AppDynamics
2 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
2 3 (23.08%) Endeca
2 3 (23.08%) Hortonworks
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Qualys
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco