The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.48% 7.41% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.39% 26.47% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 10
Average daily rate £350 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £333 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 68 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 27.35% 27.98% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 20
Average daily rate £300 £388 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +61.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £13.19 £13.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.00 £12.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Harrogate +3 3 £273 - 5
York -5 2 £400 -
Skipton - 2 - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Security Patching
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) IIS
9 3 (17.65%) MS Office
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) Firewall
10 2 (11.76%) Migration
10 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
10 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (11.76%) SAN
10 2 (11.76%) DHCP
10 2 (11.76%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) COM+
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Security Patching
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (11.76%) NetCrunch
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.76%) Splunk
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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