The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 1.12% 5.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
Windows Server 2008
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 19.10% 20.51% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 13
Average daily rate £350 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix