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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 19 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.23% 5.42% 6.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.71% 20.37% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £288 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -

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
34 54 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.94% 26.60% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 32
Median daily rate £300 £250 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £16.24 £18.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.21% +42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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
York +7 4 £300 -25.00% 1
Ripon - 1 £275 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (47.83%) SCCM
5 8 (34.78%) Network Security
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) Law
6 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
7 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
7 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) NetVault Backup
8 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
8 4 (17.39%) Verint
8 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
8 4 (17.39%) Disk Encryption
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) MS Office
8 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
8 4 (17.39%) HP
8 4 (17.39%) Dell
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) DNS

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 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
1 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) Network Security
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (34.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCA
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
2 5 (21.74%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (17.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) AppSense
3 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
3 4 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (17.39%) Symantec
3 4 (17.39%) Verint
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas
4 3 (13.04%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco