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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 62 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.09% 1.65% 4.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.42% 6.18% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 14
Median daily rate £330 £265 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -18.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £320 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 £17.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.52%
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
430 178 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.24% 26.69% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 108 121
Median daily rate £340 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.00 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £43.60 £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 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 10 December 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 10 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (91.20%) Windows Server
3 108 (86.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 91 (72.80%) Active Directory
5 77 (61.60%) Security Cleared
6 74 (59.20%) Microsoft
7 56 (44.80%) DHCP
8 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (42.40%) SC Cleared
10 51 (40.80%) VMware
11 46 (36.80%) DNS
11 46 (36.80%) HP
12 43 (34.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 42 (33.60%) Citrix
13 42 (33.60%) MS Exchange
14 41 (32.80%) Exchange Server 2010
15 40 (32.00%) SharePoint
16 39 (31.20%) MCSE
16 39 (31.20%) Skype for Business
16 39 (31.20%) Exchange Server 2013
16 39 (31.20%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (31.20%) Degree
16 39 (31.20%) Computer Science
17 37 (29.60%) PowerShell
17 37 (29.60%) Skype
18 34 (27.20%) Migration
19 33 (26.40%) Office 365
20 29 (23.20%) XenApp
20 29 (23.20%) ITIL
21 25 (20.00%) MS Excel

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 42 (33.60%) MS Exchange
2 41 (32.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (32.00%) SharePoint
4 39 (31.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (31.20%) Skype for Business
5 23 (18.40%) IIS
6 21 (16.80%) OpenStack
7 20 (16.00%) Office Communications Server
8 15 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (11.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (4.80%) WebLogic
12 5 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (26.40%) Office 365
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) IaaS
3 1 (0.80%) PaaS
3 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (44.80%) DHCP
2 46 (36.80%) DNS
3 37 (29.60%) Skype
4 10 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.40%) 3G
5 8 (6.40%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.00%) SAN
7 4 (3.20%) NAS
8 2 (1.60%) Firewall
8 2 (1.60%) SMS
9 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.80%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) BODI
2 6 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) EDMS
4 1 (0.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.80%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (0.80%) Games
1 1 (0.80%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (29.60%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (15.20%) Desktop Support
4 17 (13.60%) Desktop Engineer
5 16 (12.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 14 (11.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (10.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (10.40%) Messaging Support
8 12 (9.60%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (9.60%) Office 365 Specialist
8 12 (9.60%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 11 (8.80%) Messaging Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Consultant
11 7 (5.60%) Architect
11 7 (5.60%) Support Consultant
11 7 (5.60%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (4.80%) Messaging Support Engineer
12 6 (4.80%) Mobility Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) .NET
1 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.80%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.20%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.60%) Blackberry
3 11 (8.80%) Visualisation
4 10 (8.00%) Fat Client
4 10 (8.00%) Thin Client
5 9 (7.20%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.40%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.80%) Clustering
7 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.40%) PKI
9 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.60%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.80%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (91.20%) Windows Server
3 108 (86.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (17.60%) Android
5 22 (17.60%) Apple iOS
6 21 (16.80%) Windows 7
7 14 (11.20%) Linux
8 10 (8.00%) Solaris
9 8 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (6.40%) Windows 10
9 8 (6.40%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (5.60%) HPUX
10 7 (5.60%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.80%) Unix
12 5 (4.00%) AIX
12 5 (4.00%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (1.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Migration
2 29 (23.20%) ITIL
3 19 (15.20%) Load Balancing
4 14 (11.20%) Content Management
4 14 (11.20%) Incident Management
4 14 (11.20%) Service Delivery
5 13 (10.40%) Business Continuity
5 13 (10.40%) Project Management
6 12 (9.60%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (7.20%) Software Delivery
9 8 (6.40%) Application Packaging
9 8 (6.40%) Change Control
10 6 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.80%) Security Management
11 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (4.00%) Time Management
12 4 (3.20%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.20%) Project Governance
12 4 (3.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.60%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.40%) SQL
3 5 (4.00%) Perl
3 5 (4.00%) VBScript
4 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.40%) Java
5 3 (2.40%) VB
6 2 (1.60%) C
6 2 (1.60%) C#
6 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.80%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 77 (61.60%) Security Cleared
2 53 (42.40%) SC Cleared
3 43 (34.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (31.20%) Degree
4 39 (31.20%) MCSE
5 25 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.40%) MCSA
7 1 (0.80%) CISSP
7 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.80%) MCITP
7 1 (0.80%) MCTS
7 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (72.80%) Active Directory
2 39 (31.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (23.20%) XenApp
4 20 (16.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (15.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (11.20%) XenDesktop
6 14 (11.20%) XenServer
7 6 (4.80%) Firmware
7 6 (4.80%) vSphere
8 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.80%) NFS
10 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (12.80%) XenMobile
2 12 (9.60%) SafeCom
3 11 (8.80%) AirWatch
4 10 (8.00%) EdgeSight
5 8 (6.40%) SCCM
6 6 (4.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (2.40%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.40%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.40%) WSUS
9 2 (1.60%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.60%) MOM
9 2 (1.60%) Netcool
9 2 (1.60%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.80%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.80%) SCOM
10 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (59.20%) Microsoft
2 51 (40.80%) VMware
3 46 (36.80%) HP
4 42 (33.60%) Citrix
5 20 (16.00%) ThinPrint
6 19 (15.20%) AppSense
7 16 (12.80%) SAP
8 12 (9.60%) Trend Micro
9 9 (7.20%) Oracle
10 8 (6.40%) Cisco
10 8 (6.40%) Intel Security
11 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
11 7 (5.60%) Symantec
11 7 (5.60%) Veritas
12 6 (4.80%) F5
12 6 (4.80%) Lumension
12 6 (4.80%) TIBCO
13 4 (3.20%) IBM
13 4 (3.20%) IronPort
14 3 (2.40%) Dell
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