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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 44 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.01% 0.94% 5.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.95% 5.71% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £415 £300 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% +12.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £286
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% +5.88%
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
84 70 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.97% 16.47% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 23
Median daily rate £450 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £444 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -24.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (33.33%) ArchiMate
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (33.33%) Release Management
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Service Design
5 5 (33.33%) Minimum Viable Product
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) UML
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat

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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) ArchiMate
1 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (33.33%) Data Security
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) OO
1 5 (33.33%) Release Management
1 5 (33.33%) Service Design
1 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (33.33%) UML
1 5 (33.33%) Web Design
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.67%) Proofpoint
4 1 (6.67%) Software AG
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) webMethods