The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 36 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.44% 2.71% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 14.61% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £469 £250 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £178 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £270 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £327 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.56% -8.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +12.67%

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 89 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.57% 18.58% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 47
Median daily rate £425 £273 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.96% -17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £362 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 15
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) SCCM
6 10 (50.00%) NetApp
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) Firewall
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (35.00%) Unix
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco
10 6 (30.00%) Sun
10 6 (30.00%) Java
10 6 (30.00%) AIX
10 6 (30.00%) Solaris
10 6 (30.00%) Linux
10 6 (30.00%) J2EE
10 6 (30.00%) Oracle
10 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
10 6 (30.00%) Project Management
10 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (30.00%) BEA
10 6 (30.00%) iPlanet
10 6 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (30.00%) Six Sigma
10 6 (30.00%) F5
10 6 (30.00%) BIG-IP
10 6 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (30.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) LDAP
5 2 (10.00%) FTP
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) NAS
5 2 (10.00%) SSH
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) HTTP
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Chief Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 5 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) HP Storage
1 3 (15.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) AIX
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Solaris
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Android
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) QMS
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (15.00%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (10.00%) OpenView
6 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) NetApp
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) BEA
5 6 (30.00%) F5
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (30.00%) Sun
6 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (10.00%) BMC
7 2 (10.00%) Cognos
7 2 (10.00%) Opsware
7 2 (10.00%) Qualys
7 2 (10.00%) Veritas
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix