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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / Surrey
Rank 45 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 65 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.11% 5.43% 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.90% 15.59% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 20
Median daily rate £340 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+241.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
293 417 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.44% 34.87% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 264 136
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £270 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 18 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Dorking - 6 - -
Woking -9 2 £300 - 2
Cobham - 2 £338 -
Farnham - 2 £138 -
Staines - 2 £500 -
Camberley -8 1 £325 -40.90% 1
Guildford -9 1 - - 1
Caterham - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (74.47%) Windows Server
3 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
4 30 (63.83%) VMware
5 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (42.55%) Citrix
7 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (31.91%) XenApp
8 15 (31.91%) HP
8 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
8 15 (31.91%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Linux
9 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
9 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) SAN
9 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
9 11 (23.40%) Office 365
10 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
11 9 (19.15%) Firewall
11 9 (19.15%) SQL
11 9 (19.15%) XenDesktop
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (14.89%) iSeries
13 7 (14.89%) vSphere
13 7 (14.89%) Fat Client
13 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
13 7 (14.89%) DB2
13 7 (14.89%) Hitachi

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 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 4 (8.51%) Skype for Business
6 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.13%) CMS
7 1 (2.13%) Moodle
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) InDesign
3 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Sage X3
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Office 365
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) SAN
2 9 (19.15%) Firewall
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
4 5 (10.64%) VPN
5 4 (8.51%) DHCP
5 4 (8.51%) Intranet
5 4 (8.51%) LAN
5 4 (8.51%) Skype
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
6 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.38%) VoIP
6 3 (6.38%) WAN
7 2 (4.26%) MPLS
7 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.26%) PABX
7 2 (4.26%) Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) DB2
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Bower
2 1 (2.13%) FxCop
2 1 (2.13%) Grunt
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JSHint
2 1 (2.13%) Moq
2 1 (2.13%) NDepend
2 1 (2.13%) NUnit
2 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) StyleCop
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Local Government
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (10.64%) Server Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) IT Support
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) XML
2 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.38%) RESTful
2 3 (6.38%) SOAP
2 3 (6.38%) WCF
2 3 (6.38%) XSLT
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.13%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) AS400
1 7 (14.89%) Fat Client
1 7 (14.89%) iSeries
1 7 (14.89%) Thin Client
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (6.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) Blog
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (74.47%) Windows Server
3 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.40%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.26%) Unix
9 1 (2.13%) Android
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
2 6 (12.77%) Service Management
3 5 (10.64%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.38%) High Availability
5 3 (6.38%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (6.38%) Security Testing
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.13%) Content Management
7 1 (2.13%) CRM
7 1 (2.13%) Document Management
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.13%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) CCNA
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.26%) CCA
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCP
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (31.91%) XenApp
4 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
5 9 (19.15%) XenDesktop
6 7 (14.89%) vSphere
7 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (4.26%) vCloud
9 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
10 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) Nagios
3 3 (6.38%) SCOM
4 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.26%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.13%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (63.83%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Citrix
3 15 (31.91%) HP
4 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) Hitachi
5 7 (14.89%) IBM
5 7 (14.89%) NetApp
5 7 (14.89%) Wyse
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco
7 4 (8.51%) arcserve
8 3 (6.38%) EMC
9 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle
9 2 (4.26%) Veeam
10 1 (2.13%) Apple
10 1 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (2.13%) HEAT Software
10 1 (2.13%) Proofpoint
10 1 (2.13%) Sage
10 1 (2.13%) SAP
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