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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 75 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.87% 3.36% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 12.26% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 27
Median daily rate £313 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £320 £280
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -7.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
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
410 367 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.98% 27.39% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 209 169
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 33 30
Median hourly rate £41.75 £15.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.20% -8.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £51.65 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 30 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +15 5 £325 -27.77%
Guildford -7 4 £280 -20.00% 2
Epsom -1 3 £200 -
Camberley -12 3 £550 +37.50% 1
Egham - 3 £301 - 1
Staines - 1 £250 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (68.89%) Windows Server
3 50 (55.56%) VMware
4 44 (48.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (44.44%) Linux
6 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
7 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
8 33 (36.67%) SQL
9 31 (34.44%) Citrix
9 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (25.56%) SAN
12 23 (25.56%) Data Centre
13 20 (22.22%) Cisco
14 19 (21.11%) MS Exchange
14 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
15 18 (20.00%) ITIL
16 17 (18.89%) Clustering
17 16 (17.78%) Incident Management
17 16 (17.78%) Change Management
18 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
19 14 (15.56%) Finance
19 14 (15.56%) iSeries
19 14 (15.56%) SCCM
19 14 (15.56%) AS400
19 14 (15.56%) DB2
20 13 (14.44%) SLA
21 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
22 11 (12.22%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 19 (21.11%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.33%) IIS
7 3 (3.33%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.22%) CMS
8 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.22%) WordPress
9 1 (1.11%) Apache
9 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.22%) InDesign
3 2 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) SAN
2 9 (10.00%) DHCP
2 9 (10.00%) DNS
3 7 (7.78%) WAN
4 6 (6.67%) Firewall
4 6 (6.67%) LAN
5 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.22%) Intranet
6 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.22%) Skype
6 2 (2.22%) Wireless
7 1 (1.11%) DMZ
7 1 (1.11%) Extranet
7 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.11%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.11%) Network Security
7 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.11%) VLAN
7 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.56%) DB2
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.33%) Big Data
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.11%) DTS
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.33%) Ant
2 3 (3.33%) Bower
2 3 (3.33%) FxCop
2 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) Gradle
2 3 (3.33%) Grunt
2 3 (3.33%) JSHint
2 3 (3.33%) Maven
2 3 (3.33%) Moq
2 3 (3.33%) NDepend
2 3 (3.33%) NUnit
2 3 (3.33%) ReSharper
2 3 (3.33%) Selenium
2 3 (3.33%) StyleCop
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
2 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Advertising
2 4 (4.44%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 9 (10.00%) Linux Operator
5 9 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
5 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
6 8 (8.89%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Administrator
7 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Server Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Active Directory Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) .NET
1 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.33%) Apache Thrift
1 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (3.33%) CSS
1 3 (3.33%) HTML
1 3 (3.33%) HTML5
1 3 (3.33%) jQuery
1 3 (3.33%) Node.js
1 3 (3.33%) Silverlight
1 3 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (2.22%) XACML
2 2 (2.22%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.11%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) XML
3 1 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Data Centre
2 17 (18.89%) Clustering
3 14 (15.56%) AS400
3 14 (15.56%) iSeries
4 7 (7.78%) Driving Licence
5 5 (5.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.22%) Blog
6 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.22%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.22%) NHS
6 2 (2.22%) Social Media
6 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.11%) PKI
7 1 (1.11%) Replication
7 1 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (68.89%) Windows Server
3 44 (48.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (44.44%) Linux
5 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.78%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.22%) Android
10 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.11%) AIX
11 1 (1.11%) Debian
11 1 (1.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) ITIL
2 16 (17.78%) Change Management
2 16 (17.78%) Incident Management
3 11 (12.22%) Service Delivery
4 10 (11.11%) Service Management
5 5 (5.56%) Migration
5 5 (5.56%) Project Management
6 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.33%) Analytics
7 3 (3.33%) BDD
7 3 (3.33%) DevOps
7 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.33%) ITSM
7 3 (3.33%) MVC
7 3 (3.33%) SOA
7 3 (3.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (36.67%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.89%) Python
4 7 (7.78%) VB
5 6 (6.67%) VBScript
6 3 (3.33%) C#
6 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.33%) Perl
6 3 (3.33%) Ruby
6 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) MCSA
4 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.22%) CCNA
5 2 (2.22%) CCNP
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) CCA
6 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.11%) MCITP
6 1 (1.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.89%) XenApp
6 6 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 6 (6.67%) vSphere
7 5 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (5.56%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.22%) NFS
9 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (15.56%) SCCM
2 11 (12.22%) Failover Clustering
2 11 (12.22%) Simpana
3 9 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.78%) SCOM
5 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (5.56%) Puppet
5 5 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (4.44%) Ansible
6 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.33%) BladeLogic
8 2 (2.22%) HP SIM
8 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.22%) WSUS
9 1 (1.11%) Bacula
9 1 (1.11%) EdgeSight
9 1 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.11%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) VMware
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.44%) Citrix
4 20 (22.22%) Cisco
5 11 (12.22%) CommVault
5 11 (12.22%) HP
5 11 (12.22%) IBM
6 10 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
7 8 (8.89%) EMC
7 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.56%) arcserve
8 5 (5.56%) Oracle
9 4 (4.44%) ThinPrint
10 3 (3.33%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.33%) NetApp
11 2 (2.22%) Apple
11 2 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.22%) FrontRange
11 2 (2.22%) Sage
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