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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%

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
11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 7.05% 8.04% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware