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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.47% 6.49% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 28.57% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£170 £245 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.61% +28.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
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
30 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 20.83% 22.73% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 8
Average daily rate £165 £125 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -69.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £13.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +43.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.25 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £23.20 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) SCCM
4 4 (26.67%) WSUS
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.67%) MCITP
7 1 (6.67%) ITSM
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Clustering
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (6.67%) SCOM
7 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
7 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) ITSM
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL
1 1 (6.67%) Project Management
1 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Veeam
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Lotus
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
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