The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury 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 29 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 Salisbury 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 3.33% - 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£356 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +7.50%
Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 21.67% 29.63% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
Average daily rate £144 £147 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.70% -46.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £147 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £271 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows Server 2008
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Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (33.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec