The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 18 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.99% 10.53% 11.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 26.67% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £225 £204
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% +16.28%
Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.69% 39.47% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 15
Median daily rate £174 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £94 £225 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £341 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 21
Median hourly rate £10.00 £21.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +75.00%
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 Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft