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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.02% 6.28% 6.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.03% 32.56% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 10
Median daily rate £250 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £116 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%
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
37 43 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.29% 19.28% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 56
Median daily rate £280 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £115 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £13.87 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Harrogate - 5 £290 -
York +8 4 £244 +111.95% 2
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
4 12 (70.59%) VMware
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
6 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) SAN
8 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
9 6 (35.29%) Citrix
9 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (29.41%) NetApp
10 5 (29.41%) LAN
10 5 (29.41%) WAN
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL
10 5 (29.41%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) Office 365
11 4 (23.53%) Xen
11 4 (23.53%) Mitel
11 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
12 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 2 (11.76%) Ajax
12 2 (11.76%) XenApp
12 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
12 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) IT Support
7 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Xen
4 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
4 2 (11.76%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 4 (23.53%) Mitel
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) HP
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