The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.06% 1.56% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 13.04% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £203 - £218
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 - £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £211 - £284
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £312 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.04% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
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 Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 22.68% 11.98% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 10
Median daily rate £275 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% +21.42%
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 Newbury

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newbury 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 Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 5 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware