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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.08% 3.95% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 19.05% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £220 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.88 £14.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
68 84 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.71% 20.74% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 25
Median daily rate £440 £270 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Median hourly rate £12.28 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £16.30 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL
5 9 (69.23%) SCCM
6 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (61.54%) NetApp
6 8 (61.54%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
9 1 (7.69%) Data Security
9 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (7.69%) HP
9 1 (7.69%) Intel
9 1 (7.69%) Citrix
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (7.69%) Software AG
9 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Retail
9 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 1 (7.69%) Local Government
9 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture

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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) ArchiMate
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Data Security
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) Release Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Design
2 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Intel
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Software AG
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) webMethods