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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
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
35 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 23.49% 10.67% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £442 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.87 £14.00 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 May 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos