The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.70% 2.39% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 15.71% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £384 £220 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.43% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £172 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £444 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 70 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.96% 15.22% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 46
Median daily rate £425 £310 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £160 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -19 6 £330 +50.00% 2
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) SCCM
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
9 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (26.32%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
11 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
11 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
11 3 (15.79%) Unix
11 3 (15.79%) SQL
11 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
12 2 (10.53%) Retail

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) ArchiMate
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) EdgeSight
3 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
5 1 (5.26%) Proofpoint
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Software AG
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam
5 1 (5.26%) webMethods