The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.56% 8.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 56.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £250 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 30 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 17.19% 15.31% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £525 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Capita
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Capita
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware