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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 123 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.78% 3.04% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.57% 9.83% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 10 3
Median daily rate £273 £294 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £184 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +10.44%
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
481 173 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.16% 30.89% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 93 83
Median daily rate £280 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £125 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £475 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 29 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 104 (83.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 95 (76.61%) Windows Server
4 85 (68.55%) Active Directory
5 84 (67.74%) DHCP
6 78 (62.90%) Security Cleared
7 73 (58.87%) Citrix
8 70 (56.45%) Microsoft
9 66 (53.23%) SC Cleared
10 65 (52.42%) VMware
11 63 (50.81%) ITIL
12 58 (46.77%) HP
12 58 (46.77%) XenApp
13 55 (44.35%) DNS
14 46 (37.10%) ThinPrint
15 43 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (31.45%) Windows Server 2012
17 35 (28.23%) Microsoft App-V
17 35 (28.23%) AppSense
18 33 (26.61%) Project Management
19 32 (25.81%) XenMobile
19 32 (25.81%) XenServer
19 32 (25.81%) XenDesktop
20 29 (23.39%) SafeCom
20 29 (23.39%) Service Delivery
20 29 (23.39%) SAP
21 28 (22.58%) Degree
21 28 (22.58%) Computer Science
22 27 (21.77%) BPSS Clearance
23 26 (20.97%) Windows 7

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 26 (20.97%) IIS
2 14 (11.29%) MS Exchange
3 13 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (10.48%) Skype for Business
4 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 10 (8.06%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (6.45%) iPlanet
6 8 (6.45%) OpenStack
6 8 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (6.45%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.23%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (67.74%) DHCP
2 55 (44.35%) DNS
3 16 (12.90%) 3G
3 16 (12.90%) Firewall
3 16 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (12.10%) SAN
5 11 (8.87%) Skype
6 9 (7.26%) SMS
7 8 (6.45%) BIG-IP
8 6 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.23%) LDAP
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.61%) FTP
10 2 (1.61%) NAS
10 2 (1.61%) SSH
10 2 (1.61%) VoIP
11 1 (0.81%) HTTP
11 1 (0.81%) Internet
11 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.23%) DB2
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (37.90%) Support Engineer
2 24 (19.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 18 (14.52%) Desktop Support
4 14 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (7.26%) Messaging Support
5 9 (7.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 8 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.84%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) Citrix Support
10 4 (3.23%) Windows Specialist
11 3 (2.42%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.45%) JSP
2 7 (5.65%) J2EE
3 3 (2.42%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 21 (16.94%) Management Information System
3 16 (12.90%) Fat Client
3 16 (12.90%) Thin Client
4 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.06%) Clustering
5 7 (5.65%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.84%) PKI
7 4 (3.23%) Cryptography
7 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.61%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.61%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.61%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.81%) AS400
10 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 104 (83.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 95 (76.61%) Windows Server
4 39 (31.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (20.97%) Windows 7
6 15 (12.10%) Linux
7 14 (11.29%) AIX
7 14 (11.29%) Solaris
8 10 (8.06%) Windows XP
9 9 (7.26%) Unix
10 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (4.03%) Android
11 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
12 4 (3.23%) HPUX
13 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.61%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.61%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.81%) ITIL
2 33 (26.61%) Project Management
3 29 (23.39%) Service Delivery
4 26 (20.97%) Business Continuity
5 19 (15.32%) Software Delivery
6 17 (13.71%) Incident Management
7 10 (8.06%) Escalation Management
7 10 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (8.06%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.26%) Release Management
9 8 (6.45%) ITIL V3
9 8 (6.45%) Six Sigma
9 8 (6.45%) Time Management
10 7 (5.65%) Change Control
10 7 (5.65%) Content Management
10 7 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (5.65%) QMS
10 7 (5.65%) Server Building
11 6 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.90%) SQL
3 13 (10.48%) VBScript
4 11 (8.87%) Java
5 3 (2.42%) Bourne shell
5 3 (2.42%) Korn
5 3 (2.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 78 (62.90%) Security Cleared
2 66 (53.23%) SC Cleared
3 28 (22.58%) Degree
4 27 (21.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (12.90%) MCSE
7 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.03%) MCSA
8 4 (3.23%) CISSP
8 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CCNA
10 1 (0.81%) CCNP
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.81%) MCITP
10 1 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (11.29%) SLA
3 8 (6.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 85 (68.55%) Active Directory
2 58 (46.77%) XenApp
3 43 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (28.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 32 (25.81%) XenDesktop
5 32 (25.81%) XenServer
6 19 (15.32%) vSphere
7 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Firmware
9 4 (3.23%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.61%) Brightmail
10 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (25.81%) XenMobile
2 29 (23.39%) SafeCom
3 20 (16.13%) EdgeSight
4 19 (15.32%) SCCM
5 12 (9.68%) EMC NetWorker
6 11 (8.87%) NetBackup
6 11 (8.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (7.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (4.03%) OpenView
10 3 (2.42%) Legato
10 3 (2.42%) PureDisk
10 3 (2.42%) Simpana
10 3 (2.42%) WSUS
11 2 (1.61%) AirWatch
11 2 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.61%) SAP Afaria
11 2 (1.61%) SCOM
11 2 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 73 (58.87%) Citrix
2 70 (56.45%) Microsoft
3 65 (52.42%) VMware
4 58 (46.77%) HP
5 46 (37.10%) ThinPrint
6 35 (28.23%) AppSense
7 29 (23.39%) SAP
8 15 (12.10%) Symantec
9 11 (8.87%) Red Hat
10 10 (8.06%) Cisco
10 10 (8.06%) Intel Security
11 9 (7.26%) Lumension
11 9 (7.26%) Oracle
12 8 (6.45%) BEA
12 8 (6.45%) F5
12 8 (6.45%) Sun
12 8 (6.45%) Veritas
13 5 (4.03%) CA
13 5 (4.03%) IBM
14 4 (3.23%) Cognos
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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