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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 19 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.63% 2.43% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 9.26% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 11
Median daily rate £215 £345 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.68% +84.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.67%

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
22 54 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.30% 26.21% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 28
Median daily rate £363 £320 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 21
Median hourly rate - £20.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 2 - -
King's Lynn - 1 £215 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Senior DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Progress
1 1 (20.00%) VMware