The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 58 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.79% 3.63% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.26% 15.46% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 24
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£325 £338 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £11.85 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £20.40 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +1.90%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
380 304 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 24.80% 23.51% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 175 194
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 44 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £31.00 £35.00
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 Surrey

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 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
Guildford -5 11 £388 +29.16%
Camberley +2 5 £385 -18.94% 1
Redhill - 4 £225 - 1
Cobham -4 3 £325 -
Staines -8 3 - - 2
Woking +11 2 £260 -25.71% 2
Farnham -5 1 - -
Leatherhead -6 1 £375 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £175 -
Weybridge - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 2
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Cranleigh - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Active Directory
3 50 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (49.47%) VMware
5 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 34 (35.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (25.26%) SQL
8 24 (25.26%) Firewall
9 23 (24.21%) Cisco
9 23 (24.21%) MS Exchange
9 23 (24.21%) DNS
9 23 (24.21%) Windows 7
10 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
11 21 (22.11%) DHCP
12 20 (21.05%) Citrix
13 18 (18.95%) LAN
13 18 (18.95%) Hyper-V
14 16 (16.84%) WAN
14 16 (16.84%) TCP/IP
14 16 (16.84%) Finance
15 15 (15.79%) MS Office
16 14 (14.74%) Windows XP
17 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
17 13 (13.68%) SAN
18 12 (12.63%) CCNA
18 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
19 11 (11.58%) Linux
19 11 (11.58%) SCCM
19 11 (11.58%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (24.21%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.42%) IIS
4 7 (7.37%) Lync
5 6 (6.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.26%) WorkSite
6 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.11%) Apache
8 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.11%) JBoss
9 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Office
2 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.26%) Firewall
2 23 (24.21%) DNS
3 21 (22.11%) DHCP
4 18 (18.95%) LAN
5 16 (16.84%) WAN
5 16 (16.84%) TCP/IP
6 13 (13.68%) SAN
7 5 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 5 (5.26%) VoIP
7 5 (5.26%) VPN
8 3 (3.16%) VLAN
8 3 (3.16%) Internet
8 3 (3.16%) FTP
8 3 (3.16%) HTTP
8 3 (3.16%) SSL
9 2 (2.11%) PBX
9 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.11%) Wireless
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.21%) Subversion
General
1 16 (16.84%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Law
2 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 19 (20.00%) Analyst
2 15 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (9.47%) Desktop Support
5 8 (8.42%) Developer
6 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (6.32%) Server Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.47%) .NET
2 8 (8.42%) CSS
3 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.32%) HTML
5 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (4.21%) WCF
5 4 (4.21%) jQuery
5 4 (4.21%) Ajax
5 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.16%) Application Packaging
6 3 (3.16%) Flash
7 2 (2.11%) Web Services
8 1 (1.05%) WinForms
8 1 (1.05%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Clustering
2 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) EFT
4 2 (2.11%) IVR
5 1 (1.05%) SecurID
5 1 (1.05%) PDA
5 1 (1.05%) iPhone
5 1 (1.05%) FMCG
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.05%) iPad
5 1 (1.05%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (35.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (24.21%) Windows 7
5 14 (14.74%) Windows XP
6 11 (11.58%) Linux
7 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.32%) UNIX
9 4 (4.21%) SUSE
9 4 (4.21%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.53%) ITIL
2 6 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (5.26%) Migration
4 4 (4.21%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (4.21%) MVC
4 4 (4.21%) Workflow
4 4 (4.21%) Load Balancing
4 4 (4.21%) Validation
5 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.16%) Network Design
5 3 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.16%) Project Management
6 2 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.11%) ITSM
6 2 (2.11%) Service Management
6 2 (2.11%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.05%) TDD
7 1 (1.05%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.47%) C#
4 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.11%) VBScript
6 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.05%) VB
6 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) CCNA
1 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.42%) CCNP
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.37%) MCSE
4 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.26%) MCP
5 3 (3.16%) MCSA
5 3 (3.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.11%) CCDA
6 2 (2.11%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.11%) Degree
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.11%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.11%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.11%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.05%) MCITP
7 1 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (61.05%) Active Directory
2 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.95%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.58%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.42%) XenApp
6 7 (7.37%) vSphere
7 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.16%) XenServer
8 3 (3.16%) MetaFrame
9 2 (2.11%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.11%) UAG
10 1 (1.05%) Snort
10 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) SCCM
2 5 (5.26%) SCOM
3 4 (4.21%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.21%) WSUS
4 3 (3.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.11%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (2.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 47 (49.47%) VMware
2 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 23 (24.21%) Cisco
4 20 (21.05%) Citrix
5 7 (7.37%) Oracle
6 6 (6.32%) HP
6 6 (6.32%) NetApp
7 4 (4.21%) Dell
7 4 (4.21%) IBM
7 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.16%) Brocade
8 3 (3.16%) Juniper
9 2 (2.11%) Apple
9 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.11%) Tripwire
9 2 (2.11%) Mitel
10 1 (1.05%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.05%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.05%) McAfee
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