The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.27% 5.71% 4.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 18.52% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.72% 30.86% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 16
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) EFT
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft