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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.87% 6.25% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 26.79% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 6
Median daily rate - £275 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £311 £285
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
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
47 56 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.52% 23.33% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 38
Median daily rate £300 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £115 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £17.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
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 24 July 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 +2 1 - -
Northallerton -9 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (40.00%) Citrix
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (33.33%) Office 365
9 4 (26.67%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (26.67%) Mitel
9 4 (26.67%) Xen
9 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) NetApp
10 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
10 2 (13.33%) Service Management
10 2 (13.33%) MVC
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) C#
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
10 2 (13.33%) .NET

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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Xen
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Mitel
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Apple