The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 55 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 19 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 2.03% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 7.95% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 30
Median daily rate £295 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £297 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £409 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Windows Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 239 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.49% 25.59% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 76 101
Median daily rate £425 £390 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +41.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.78 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £30.00
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 Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (22.22%) Remedy
8 4 (22.22%) Clustering
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
9 3 (16.67%) MCSE
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) SAN
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
9 3 (16.67%) SCCM
9 3 (16.67%) NAS
9 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) VCP5
9 3 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) NAS
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) VMWare Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Wintel Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) DNA
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.56%) Server Hardening
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) VCP5
3 1 (5.56%) CCA
3 1 (5.56%) CCAA
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) AppDNA
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) OVSD
2 1 (5.56%) PaperCut
2 1 (5.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Remedy
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
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