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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 45 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.38% 3.30% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.83% 12.77% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 22
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £420 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.01% +72.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%
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
458 329 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.41% 25.84% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 166 196
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 52
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £46.23 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Guildford +8 10 £350 +10.23% 1
Camberley -6 7 £425 +6.25%
Redhill - 5 - -
Woking -2 3 £500 +100.00%
Epsom -4 2 £500 +25.00%
Leatherhead -15 2 £369 -26.25% 1
Egham - 1 £80 - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (70.90%) Windows Server
3 70 (52.24%) VMware
4 69 (51.49%) Linux
5 62 (46.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (41.79%) Microsoft
7 55 (41.04%) SQL
8 52 (38.81%) Active Directory
9 48 (35.82%) Citrix
10 41 (30.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (29.10%) Data Centre
12 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
13 33 (24.63%) SAN
14 32 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (23.13%) Cisco
15 31 (23.13%) Hyper-V
16 28 (20.90%) Change Management
17 27 (20.15%) Incident Management
18 26 (19.40%) ITIL
19 25 (18.66%) iSeries
20 24 (17.91%) DB2
20 24 (17.91%) AS400
21 23 (17.16%) IBM
22 21 (15.67%) Clustering
23 20 (14.93%) Tivoli
23 20 (14.93%) MS Exchange
24 18 (13.43%) DHCP
24 18 (13.43%) DNS
24 18 (13.43%) Windows 7
24 18 (13.43%) PowerShell

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 20 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.97%) IIS
4 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.73%) Node.js
7 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Office 365
2 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.63%) SAN
2 18 (13.43%) DHCP
2 18 (13.43%) DNS
3 11 (8.21%) Firewall
4 7 (5.22%) VPN
5 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.99%) FTP
6 4 (2.99%) HTTP
6 4 (2.99%) LAN
6 4 (2.99%) LDAP
6 4 (2.99%) VoIP
7 3 (2.24%) WAN
8 2 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.49%) VLAN
9 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.75%) Junos
9 1 (0.75%) NAS
9 1 (0.75%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.75%) Network Security
9 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.91%) DB2
3 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.73%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.24%) Big Data
7 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.49%) MySQL
9 1 (0.75%) DTS
9 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.48%) Moq
2 6 (4.48%) NUnit
3 5 (3.73%) Bower
3 5 (3.73%) Grunt
3 5 (3.73%) ReSharper
3 5 (3.73%) Selenium
3 5 (3.73%) Subversion
3 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.24%) Ant
4 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.24%) Gradle
4 3 (2.24%) Maven
5 2 (1.49%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.49%) FxCop
5 2 (1.49%) JSHint
5 2 (1.49%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.49%) NDepend
5 2 (1.49%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (11.19%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Back Office
3 9 (6.72%) Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (15.67%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.93%) VMware Specialist
3 19 (14.18%) Citrix Specialist
3 19 (14.18%) Linux Operator
3 19 (14.18%) Linux Specialist
4 17 (12.69%) Analyst
5 15 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Administrator
6 12 (8.96%) Support Analyst
7 11 (8.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (7.46%) Windows Administrator
8 10 (7.46%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.72%) IT Support
9 9 (6.72%) Server Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (5.22%) Applications Support
11 7 (5.22%) Network Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.97%) .NET
2 7 (5.22%) CSS
2 7 (5.22%) HTML
2 7 (5.22%) jQuery
3 6 (4.48%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (4.48%) HTML5
3 6 (4.48%) Silverlight
4 5 (3.73%) Apache Thrift
4 5 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.49%) ELK Stack
5 2 (1.49%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.49%) Web Services
5 2 (1.49%) XACML
5 2 (1.49%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.75%) CSS3
6 1 (0.75%) Flash
6 1 (0.75%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.10%) Data Centre
2 25 (18.66%) iSeries
3 24 (17.91%) AS400
4 21 (15.67%) Clustering
5 8 (5.97%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.48%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.99%) Contactless
8 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.24%) EMC VNX
8 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.49%) NHS
9 2 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.75%) PKI
10 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (70.90%) Windows Server
3 69 (51.49%) Linux
4 62 (46.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.43%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.21%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.48%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.73%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.24%) Android
11 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.49%) AIX
12 2 (1.49%) Debian
13 1 (0.75%) OS/400
13 1 (0.75%) Unix
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) Change Management
2 27 (20.15%) Incident Management
3 26 (19.40%) ITIL
4 13 (9.70%) Service Delivery
4 13 (9.70%) Service Management
5 8 (5.97%) Project Management
6 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.48%) Data Centre Operations
7 6 (4.48%) MVC
8 5 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.73%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.73%) DevOps
8 5 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.99%) ITSM
9 4 (2.99%) Migration
9 4 (2.99%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.24%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.24%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.24%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.04%) SQL
2 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.46%) Python
4 9 (6.72%) VB
5 8 (5.97%) C#
6 7 (5.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.48%) VBScript
8 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.24%) Perl
9 3 (2.24%) Ruby
10 2 (1.49%) Java
11 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.46%) MCSE
3 7 (5.22%) MCP
3 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.73%) DBS Check
4 5 (3.73%) MCSA
5 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.49%) CCNA
6 2 (1.49%) CCNP
6 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) CCA
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (38.81%) Active Directory
2 41 (30.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (23.13%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.70%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (8.96%) XenApp
6 11 (8.21%) vSphere
7 6 (4.48%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.73%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.99%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.75%) NFS
11 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (14.93%) Tivoli
2 15 (11.19%) Simpana
3 14 (10.45%) SCCM
4 8 (5.97%) WSUS
5 7 (5.22%) Puppet
5 7 (5.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (4.48%) SCOM
7 5 (3.73%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.99%) Sysprep
9 3 (2.24%) Ansible
9 3 (2.24%) BladeLogic
9 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.49%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (1.49%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (1.49%) Nagios
10 2 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.49%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 70 (52.24%) VMware
2 56 (41.79%) Microsoft
3 48 (35.82%) Citrix
4 31 (23.13%) Cisco
5 23 (17.16%) IBM
6 17 (12.69%) CommVault
7 14 (10.45%) Dell Compellent
8 12 (8.96%) HP
9 10 (7.46%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.72%) NetApp
11 7 (5.22%) EMC
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle
13 5 (3.73%) Symantec
13 5 (3.73%) ThinPrint
14 4 (2.99%) Dell
15 3 (2.24%) arcserve
15 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.24%) Intel Security
15 3 (2.24%) LANDesk
15 3 (2.24%) Palo Alto