The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.74% 6.80% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 25.93% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £218 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.31 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% +31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.21% +16.28%
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 15.44% 26.21% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 13
Median daily rate £373 £398 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +28.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.31 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% +31.03%
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 Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (12.50%) MOS
7 1 (12.50%) Google
7 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
7 1 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) Security Management
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) MCP
7 1 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Linux

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Google