The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 148 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.94% 3.21% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.42% 10.73% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 11 3
Median daily rate £270 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £415 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.21% +16.28%
Windows Server 2008
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
660 177 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 48.78% 29.95% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 97 86
Median daily rate £280 £295 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +12.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £125 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 22 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.40% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £33.05 £25.00
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 155 (100.00%) Windows
2 129 (83.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 123 (79.35%) Windows Server
4 109 (70.32%) Active Directory
5 107 (69.03%) DHCP
6 93 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 92 (59.35%) Security Cleared
8 90 (58.06%) Citrix
9 83 (53.55%) VMware
10 78 (50.32%) SC Cleared
11 77 (49.68%) ITIL
12 72 (46.45%) DNS
13 70 (45.16%) HP
14 69 (44.52%) XenApp
15 56 (36.13%) ThinPrint
16 53 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 47 (30.32%) Windows Server 2012
18 44 (28.39%) Microsoft App-V
18 44 (28.39%) AppSense
19 40 (25.81%) BPSS Clearance
19 40 (25.81%) Degree
19 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
20 39 (25.16%) XenServer
20 39 (25.16%) XenDesktop
20 39 (25.16%) XenMobile
20 39 (25.16%) Project Management
21 36 (23.23%) SAP
21 36 (23.23%) Disclosure Scotland
22 35 (22.58%) SafeCom
22 35 (22.58%) Service Delivery

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 32 (20.65%) IIS
2 20 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 19 (12.26%) Skype for Business
4 18 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (11.61%) SharePoint
5 17 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (9.03%) Office Communications Server
7 13 (8.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (7.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (5.16%) iPlanet
9 8 (5.16%) OpenStack
9 8 (5.16%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.58%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.10%) MS Office
3 3 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 107 (69.03%) DHCP
2 72 (46.45%) DNS
3 20 (12.90%) 3G
3 20 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (11.61%) Firewall
5 17 (10.97%) SAN
6 15 (9.68%) Skype
7 10 (6.45%) SMS
8 8 (5.16%) BIG-IP
9 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
10 6 (3.87%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.58%) LDAP
12 3 (1.94%) NAS
13 2 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.29%) FTP
13 2 (1.29%) Internet
13 2 (1.29%) SSH
13 2 (1.29%) VoIP
14 1 (0.65%) HTTP
14 1 (0.65%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.58%) DB2
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (1.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (36.77%) Support Engineer
2 32 (20.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 21 (13.55%) Desktop Support
4 18 (11.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (8.39%) Messaging Support
6 11 (7.10%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 10 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (5.81%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (5.81%) Messaging Engineer
9 8 (5.16%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Consultant
12 5 (3.23%) Analyst
12 5 (3.23%) Windows Specialist
13 4 (2.58%) Citrix Support
13 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) JSP
2 7 (4.52%) J2EE
3 4 (2.58%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.29%) Web Services
5 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 27 (17.42%) Management Information System
3 20 (12.90%) Fat Client
3 20 (12.90%) Thin Client
4 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.10%) Clustering
6 8 (5.16%) Visualisation
7 7 (4.52%) Blackberry
7 7 (4.52%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.52%) PKI
8 5 (3.23%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.58%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.29%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.29%) HP StoreVirtual
11 1 (0.65%) AS400
11 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.65%) Tandem
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 155 (100.00%) Windows
2 129 (83.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 123 (79.35%) Windows Server
4 47 (30.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (20.65%) Windows 7
6 18 (11.61%) Linux
7 16 (10.32%) Solaris
8 15 (9.68%) AIX
9 11 (7.10%) Windows XP
10 10 (6.45%) Unix
11 9 (5.81%) Android
11 9 (5.81%) Apple iOS
12 8 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (3.23%) HPUX
14 4 (2.58%) Windows 10
14 4 (2.58%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.68%) ITIL
2 39 (25.16%) Project Management
3 35 (22.58%) Service Delivery
4 32 (20.65%) Business Continuity
5 24 (15.48%) Software Delivery
6 23 (14.84%) Incident Management
7 12 (7.74%) Escalation Management
7 12 (7.74%) Problem Management
8 11 (7.10%) Content Management
9 10 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (6.45%) Release Management
9 10 (6.45%) Security Management
10 8 (5.16%) Change Control
10 8 (5.16%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.16%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (5.16%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.16%) Server Building
10 8 (5.16%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.84%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.90%) SQL
3 14 (9.03%) VBScript
4 12 (7.74%) Java
5 4 (2.58%) Bourne shell
5 4 (2.58%) Korn
5 4 (2.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 92 (59.35%) Security Cleared
2 78 (50.32%) SC Cleared
3 40 (25.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 40 (25.81%) Degree
4 29 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (13.55%) MCSE
6 7 (4.52%) MCSA
7 6 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.23%) CISSP
8 5 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.65%) CCNA
10 1 (0.65%) CCNP
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.65%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.65%) MCITP
10 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (23.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (10.32%) SLA
3 8 (5.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 109 (70.32%) Active Directory
2 69 (44.52%) XenApp
3 53 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (28.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 39 (25.16%) XenDesktop
5 39 (25.16%) XenServer
6 25 (16.13%) vSphere
7 12 (7.74%) Hyper-V
8 7 (4.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Firmware
10 4 (2.58%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.29%) Brightmail
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (25.16%) XenMobile
2 35 (22.58%) SafeCom
3 25 (16.13%) EdgeSight
4 24 (15.48%) SCCM
5 13 (8.39%) EMC NetWorker
6 12 (7.74%) NetBackup
6 12 (7.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 12 (7.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (7.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (3.23%) OpenView
10 4 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.94%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.94%) Legato
11 3 (1.94%) Netcool
11 3 (1.94%) PureDisk
11 3 (1.94%) SCOM
11 3 (1.94%) Simpana
11 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 90 (58.06%) Citrix
3 83 (53.55%) VMware
4 70 (45.16%) HP
5 56 (36.13%) ThinPrint
6 44 (28.39%) AppSense
7 36 (23.23%) SAP
8 19 (12.26%) Symantec
9 14 (9.03%) Intel Security
10 13 (8.39%) Lumension
11 12 (7.74%) Red Hat
12 10 (6.45%) Cisco
13 9 (5.81%) Oracle
13 9 (5.81%) Veritas
14 8 (5.16%) BEA
14 8 (5.16%) F5
14 8 (5.16%) Sun
15 7 (4.52%) Trend Micro
16 6 (3.87%) CA
16 6 (3.87%) IBM
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