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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 6.03% 2.65% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.82% 15.00% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
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£240 £190 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -26.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.20% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +10.25%
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
55 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 27.64% 17.70% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 13
Average daily rate £240 £200 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £100 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £8.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) SCCM
5 8 (38.10%) WSUS
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) Firewall
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (14.29%) VBScript
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Becrypt
10 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (9.52%) Veeam
10 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (9.52%) MS Office
10 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
11 1 (4.76%) CCNA
11 1 (4.76%) ITSM
11 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
11 1 (4.76%) Service Management
11 1 (4.76%) ITIL
11 1 (4.76%) MCP
11 1 (4.76%) VB
11 1 (4.76%) Linux

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Server Support
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Deployment Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.76%) ITSM
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) VBScript
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) SCCM
2 8 (38.10%) WSUS
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Becrypt
4 2 (9.52%) Veeam
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
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