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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.55% 1.69% 5.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.21% 8.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £415 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 - £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 - £13.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% +16.28%
Windows Server 2008
Nottinghamshire

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
76 84 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.85% 20.29% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 19
Median daily rate £560 £365 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.42% +40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £295 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £13.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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
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 28 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) UML
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) SAP
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) Data Security
4 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 7 (41.18%) Web Design
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
4 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (41.18%) Release Management
4 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (41.18%) ArchiMate
4 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
4 7 (41.18%) Service Design
4 7 (41.18%) Minimum Viable Product
5 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (35.29%) CRM

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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Minimum Viable Product
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) ArchiMate
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
1 7 (41.18%) Data Security
1 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (41.18%) OO
1 7 (41.18%) Release Management
1 7 (41.18%) Service Design
1 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
1 7 (41.18%) UML
1 7 (41.18%) Web Design
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) SAP
4 6 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint
6 1 (5.88%) Software AG
6 1 (5.88%) webMethods