The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 18 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.26% 3.92% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 23.26% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £363 £336 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% -15.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%

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

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.56% 16.86% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 47
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.20 £18.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% -44.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 6 (37.50%) FTP
6 6 (37.50%) HTTP
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) Apache
7 5 (31.25%) SSL
7 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
7 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (25.00%) Electronics
8 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (25.00%) Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (25.00%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (37.50%) FTP
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
3 5 (31.25%) SSL
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Telnet
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Web Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam