The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North Wales region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 30.00% 7.41% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £155
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +13.15%
Operating Systems Category
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 50.00% 14.81% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £215 £221
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £16.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows Server 2008
Wales

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

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 North Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Wrexham - 3 - - 3
Gwynedd - - - -
Windows Server 2008
Wales

Windows Server 2008
Top 11 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
Wrexham, Clwyd
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Rate: £16 - £22 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago