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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 59 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 48 42 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.77% 2.99% 4.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.46% 10.63% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 21
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £393 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £31.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -49.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £13.95 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £30.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -18.07%
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
332 395 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.08% 28.09% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 193 128
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 52 51
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.23 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 - 9 £318 - 2
Camberley - 7 £400 -
Epsom - 7 £400 - 1
Woking +17 4 £250 +117.39%
Leatherhead -4 2 £475 +11.76% 1
Weybridge - 1 £225 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 50 (57.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (55.17%) VMware
5 39 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
6 34 (39.08%) DNS
7 31 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (29.89%) SQL
9 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
10 22 (25.29%) DHCP
11 21 (24.14%) SAN
11 21 (24.14%) Firewall
12 20 (22.99%) Cisco
12 20 (22.99%) Windows 7
13 19 (21.84%) MS Exchange
14 18 (20.69%) Migration
15 16 (18.39%) Clustering
15 16 (18.39%) SCCM
16 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
17 14 (16.09%) LAN
17 14 (16.09%) Citrix
18 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
18 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
18 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
18 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
19 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
19 12 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (13.79%) VB
19 12 (13.79%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 19 (21.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
2 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.34%) IIS
3 9 (10.34%) Lync
3 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.45%) TPMS
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Office 365
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.45%) Yammer
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (39.08%) DNS
2 22 (25.29%) DHCP
3 21 (24.14%) SAN
3 21 (24.14%) Firewall
4 14 (16.09%) LAN
5 11 (12.64%) NAS
6 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
7 9 (10.34%) WAN
8 7 (8.05%) SSL
9 6 (6.90%) VPN
10 5 (5.75%) LDAP
10 5 (5.75%) VLAN
11 4 (4.60%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (3.45%) Wireless
12 3 (3.45%) DMZ
12 3 (3.45%) Network Security
13 2 (2.30%) IP Telephony
13 2 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.30%) MPLS
14 1 (1.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Ant
1 1 (1.15%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.15%) Moq
1 1 (1.15%) Hudson
1 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (12.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (12.64%) Analyst
2 10 (11.49%) Administrator
3 8 (9.20%) Consultant
4 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.90%) IT Support
5 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.60%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Siebel Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.15%) CSS
3 1 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.15%) HTML5
3 1 (1.15%) CSS3
3 1 (1.15%) jQuery
3 1 (1.15%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Clustering
2 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Informatics
5 2 (2.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.15%) iPhone
6 1 (1.15%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (57.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (22.99%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.05%) Linux
6 6 (6.90%) Windows 2000
7 5 (5.75%) Solaris
8 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.45%) Android
10 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.30%) UNIX
11 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Migration
2 12 (13.79%) ITIL
3 8 (9.20%) Service Management
3 8 (9.20%) ITSM
4 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.60%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.45%) Change Management
7 3 (3.45%) CRM
7 3 (3.45%) Server Patching
7 3 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.45%) Time Management
7 3 (3.45%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.30%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.30%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.30%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.30%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.89%) SQL
2 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.79%) VB
4 7 (8.05%) VBScript
5 1 (1.15%) C#
5 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.64%) CCNA
2 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (11.49%) MCSE
4 5 (5.75%) Degree
5 3 (3.45%) MCSA
5 3 (3.45%) CCNP
6 2 (2.30%) MCITP
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.30%) CCA
6 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.30%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.15%) ISEB
7 1 (1.15%) CCDA
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 31 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (11.49%) vSphere
5 6 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.90%) XenApp
5 6 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.75%) NFS
7 3 (3.45%) UAG
8 2 (2.30%) XenServer
8 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (18.39%) SCCM
2 9 (10.34%) WSUS
3 7 (8.05%) SCOM
4 6 (6.90%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.60%) ARCserve
6 3 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.45%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.30%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Intune
7 2 (2.30%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (2.30%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (55.17%) VMware
2 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.99%) Cisco
4 14 (16.09%) Citrix
5 12 (13.79%) NetApp
6 11 (12.64%) HP
7 10 (11.49%) EMC
8 4 (4.60%) LANDesk
8 4 (4.60%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.60%) Dell
8 4 (4.60%) Siebel
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle
8 4 (4.60%) Symantec
8 4 (4.60%) McAfee
9 3 (3.45%) Apple
10 2 (2.30%) Mitel
10 2 (2.30%) Tripwire
10 2 (2.30%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.30%) Veeam
10 2 (2.30%) 3PAR
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