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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 52 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.65% 1.11% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.48% 4.79% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 3
Median daily rate £290 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £245 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £337 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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
305 146 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.50% 23.14% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 85 67
Median daily rate £335 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +154.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 84 (84.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (67.00%) Active Directory
5 66 (66.00%) Security Cleared
6 51 (51.00%) Microsoft
7 46 (46.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (42.00%) SC Cleared
9 37 (37.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (37.00%) HP
9 37 (37.00%) VMware
10 36 (36.00%) MCSE
11 35 (35.00%) SharePoint
11 35 (35.00%) MS Exchange
11 35 (35.00%) Migration
11 35 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 34 (34.00%) PowerShell
12 34 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 33 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (32.00%) Skype for Business
14 32 (32.00%) Skype
15 31 (31.00%) DHCP
16 30 (30.00%) Office 365
17 28 (28.00%) MS Excel
17 28 (28.00%) DNS
18 26 (26.00%) Degree
18 26 (26.00%) Computer Science
19 24 (24.00%) Citrix
20 21 (21.00%) OpenStack
21 19 (19.00%) Load Balancing

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 35 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 35 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 35 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 34 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (32.00%) Skype for Business
4 21 (21.00%) OpenStack
5 17 (17.00%) IIS
6 15 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (6.00%) WebLogic
10 4 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.00%) Skype
2 31 (31.00%) DHCP
3 28 (28.00%) DNS
4 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.00%) 3G
5 4 (4.00%) NAS
5 4 (4.00%) SAN
5 4 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.00%) Firewall
7 1 (1.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.00%) SMS
7 1 (1.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) BODI
2 6 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.00%) EDMS
3 1 (1.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.00%) Games
1 1 (1.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (18.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) Desktop Support
3 17 (17.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 15 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 14 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (13.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 13 (13.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (12.00%) Office 365 Specialist
8 9 (9.00%) Consultant
8 9 (9.00%) Messaging Support
9 8 (8.00%) Support Consultant
10 7 (7.00%) Architect
10 7 (7.00%) Messaging Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Messaging Consultant
12 5 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
13 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) .NET
1 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.00%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 84 (84.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (46.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (17.00%) Android
5 17 (17.00%) Apple iOS
5 17 (17.00%) Windows 7
6 13 (13.00%) Linux
7 9 (9.00%) Solaris
8 8 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (7.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.00%) HPUX
10 6 (6.00%) Unix
10 6 (6.00%) Windows 8
11 4 (4.00%) AIX
11 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.00%) zOS
13 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Migration
2 19 (19.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.00%) ITIL
4 8 (8.00%) Application Packaging
4 8 (8.00%) Change Control
4 8 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.00%) Business Continuity
6 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.00%) Project Management
7 5 (5.00%) Content Management
7 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (5.00%) Time Management
8 4 (4.00%) Change Management
8 4 (4.00%) Project Governance
8 4 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.00%) Software Delivery
9 3 (3.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.00%) SQL
3 4 (4.00%) Perl
3 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.00%) VBScript
4 3 (3.00%) VB
5 2 (2.00%) C
5 2 (2.00%) C#
5 2 (2.00%) Java
5 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (42.00%) SC Cleared
3 37 (37.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (36.00%) MCSE
5 26 (26.00%) Degree
6 8 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 67 (67.00%) Active Directory
2 33 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (19.00%) XenApp
4 15 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 11 (11.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (7.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.00%) XenServer
7 6 (6.00%) Firmware
8 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.00%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.00%) NFS
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) AirWatch
2 8 (8.00%) XenMobile
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (5.00%) SafeCom
3 5 (5.00%) SCCM
4 4 (4.00%) EdgeSight
5 3 (3.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.00%) WSUS
6 2 (2.00%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (2.00%) MOM
6 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.00%) Netcool
7 1 (1.00%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.00%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (1.00%) Simpana
7 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (51.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.00%) HP
2 37 (37.00%) VMware
3 24 (24.00%) Citrix
4 11 (11.00%) AppSense
4 11 (11.00%) ThinPrint
5 9 (9.00%) Oracle
6 8 (8.00%) Cisco
6 8 (8.00%) SAP
6 8 (8.00%) Trend Micro
7 7 (7.00%) Veritas
8 6 (6.00%) F5
8 6 (6.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.00%) TIBCO
9 4 (4.00%) IronPort
10 3 (3.00%) Dell
10 3 (3.00%) IBM
11 2 (2.00%) CA
11 2 (2.00%) NetApp
12 1 (1.00%) CommVault
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