The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 0.98% 3.08% 6.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 12.90% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £400 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £286
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 33.33% 23.85% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 14
Median daily rate £200 £365 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.20% -21.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £332 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £380 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport 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 Newport

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Newport region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) SMTP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Domino
5 2 (28.57%) Clearswift
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Domino
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Clearswift
3 2 (28.57%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat