The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.85% 3.96% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% 12.50% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 15
Median daily rate £490 £175 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £147 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £187 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £288
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
Norfolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 32 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 39.74% 31.68% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 48
Median daily rate £485 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -43.39%
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 Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich 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 Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (50.00%) JSP 440
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) BEA
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) iPlanet
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
3 1 (12.50%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sage
4 1 (12.50%) Toshiba
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam