The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.83% 10.98% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.57% 44.19% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
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£240 £240 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £309 £318
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £21.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +8.97%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 27.51% 24.86% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 12
Average daily rate £240 £235 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £375 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 0
Average hourly rate £20.38 £18.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -8 10 £250 +31.57% 2
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 23 (67.65%) Windows 7
4 19 (55.88%) SCCM
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 8 (23.53%) WSUS
8 6 (17.65%) Migration
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) Citrix
9 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
9 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
9 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
10 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (11.76%) Firewall
10 4 (11.76%) VBScript
11 3 (8.82%) MS Office
11 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
11 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (8.82%) Becrypt
12 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
12 2 (5.88%) Veeam
12 2 (5.88%) VB
12 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.88%) HP
12 2 (5.88%) Cisco
12 2 (5.88%) NHS
13 1 (2.94%) MSI

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
1 1 (2.94%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Deployment Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Applications Packager
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Windows 7
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL
3 1 (2.94%) Service Management
3 1 (2.94%) ITSM
3 1 (2.94%) Workflow
3 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) VBScript
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCP
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) CCNA
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) MCITP
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) WSUS
3 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Becrypt
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Veeam
6 1 (2.94%) AppSense
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Apple
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