The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.09% 5.52% 4.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.67% 18.68% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£256 £103 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -65.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £93 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £113 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.10 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +0.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 91 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.91% 29.55% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 57
Average daily rate £325 £200 £164
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £105 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% -21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £23.75 £25.00
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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 2 - - 2
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Office 365
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (18.75%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
8 3 (18.75%) SNMP
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) IBM
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Lotus
8 3 (18.75%) Terminal Server
8 3 (18.75%) Intranet
8 3 (18.75%) Internet
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Network Design
8 3 (18.75%) Logistics
8 3 (18.75%) QlikView

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
3 3 (18.75%) Quickr
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) VoIP
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) SNMP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Intranet
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (18.75%) QlikView Developer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) iSeries
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Network Design
1 3 (18.75%) Logistics
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Server
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Lotus
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Siemens
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
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