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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.17% 1.41% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.89% 8.97% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £438 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
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 £21.00 £18.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -3.89%
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
76 78 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.81% 15.73% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 36 38
Median daily rate £425 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £261 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £434 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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 -13 2 - - 4
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
4 7 (41.18%) SCCM
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
5 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Retail
6 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
7 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
7 3 (17.65%) FMCG
7 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
7 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification

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 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) IT Support
1 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) ArchiMate
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Design
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) EdgeSight
3 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Software AG
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) webMethods