The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Redhill region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill - - 9.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-8.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
Operating Systems Category
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 52.17% 51.35% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 5
Average daily rate £223 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £223 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £337 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £8.75 £10.63 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -73.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows Server 2008
Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Redhill region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

Windows Server 2008
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) VCP5
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) VCP5
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft