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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 53 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 49 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.61% 2.82% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.67% 9.53% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 21
Average daily rate
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£381 £325 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +145.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+0.27% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -16.66%
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
334 430 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 24.58% 29.57% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 225 138
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 50
Average hourly rate £15.63 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

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 1 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
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 1 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
Epsom - 9 £413 -
Camberley - 6 £400 - 3
Leatherhead 0 5 £400 +3.22% 3
Guildford - 5 £313 - 3
Woking +13 4 £250 +117.39% 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (65.56%) Active Directory
3 49 (54.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (50.00%) VMware
5 40 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (38.89%) DNS
6 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (28.89%) SQL
8 26 (28.89%) Firewall
9 23 (25.56%) DHCP
10 21 (23.33%) Cisco
10 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 21 (23.33%) MS Exchange
11 20 (22.22%) SAN
11 20 (22.22%) Migration
12 17 (18.89%) SCCM
13 16 (17.78%) Windows 7
13 16 (17.78%) LAN
14 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
14 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (15.56%) Security Cleared
15 14 (15.56%) Clustering
15 14 (15.56%) NetApp
16 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (14.44%) CCNA
16 13 (14.44%) SharePoint
16 13 (14.44%) SC Cleared
17 12 (13.33%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (14.44%) SharePoint
4 10 (11.11%) Lync
5 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (10.00%) IIS
6 7 (7.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.33%) TPMS
9 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.33%) Yammer
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.89%) DNS
2 26 (28.89%) Firewall
3 23 (25.56%) DHCP
4 20 (22.22%) SAN
5 16 (17.78%) LAN
6 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.11%) WAN
8 9 (10.00%) NAS
9 8 (8.89%) SSL
10 7 (7.78%) VPN
11 5 (5.56%) VLAN
11 5 (5.56%) LDAP
11 5 (5.56%) VoIP
12 3 (3.33%) IP Telephony
12 3 (3.33%) Network Security
12 3 (3.33%) Wireless
12 3 (3.33%) DMZ
13 2 (2.22%) MPLS
13 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) DB2
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Analyst
3 9 (10.00%) Administrator
3 9 (10.00%) Consultant
4 7 (7.78%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) IT Support
6 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Siebel Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Clustering
2 5 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.33%) PKI
3 3 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) BYOD
4 1 (1.11%) IVR
4 1 (1.11%) Informatics
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.11%) iPhone
4 1 (1.11%) FMCG
4 1 (1.11%) EFT
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (54.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (17.78%) Windows 7
5 11 (12.22%) Linux
6 6 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 5 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (5.56%) Solaris
8 3 (3.33%) Android
8 3 (3.33%) UNIX
8 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.22%) SUSE
9 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Migration
2 12 (13.33%) ITIL
3 7 (7.78%) Service Management
3 7 (7.78%) ITSM
4 6 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.33%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (3.33%) CRM
6 3 (3.33%) Change Management
6 3 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.22%) Project Management
7 2 (2.22%) Time Management
7 2 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.22%) High Availability
7 2 (2.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.33%) VB
4 8 (8.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.11%) VBA
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.44%) CCNA
2 13 (14.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) MCSE
3 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.44%) CCNP
5 3 (3.33%) Degree
6 2 (2.22%) CCA
6 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.22%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.22%) MCSA
6 2 (2.22%) MCP
6 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.11%) MCITP
7 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.11%) CCDA
7 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (65.56%) Active Directory
2 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.67%) vSphere
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.56%) NFS
6 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.44%) XenApp
6 4 (4.44%) UAG
7 2 (2.22%) XenServer
8 1 (1.11%) Snort
8 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (18.89%) SCCM
2 8 (8.89%) WSUS
3 7 (7.78%) SCOM
4 5 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.22%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Intune
7 2 (2.22%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.22%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) VMware
2 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.33%) Cisco
4 14 (15.56%) NetApp
5 9 (10.00%) Citrix
6 7 (7.78%) EMC
7 6 (6.67%) HP
7 6 (6.67%) Oracle
8 5 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.44%) Siebel
10 3 (3.33%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.33%) Apple
10 3 (3.33%) McAfee
10 3 (3.33%) Symantec
11 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.22%) Veeam
11 2 (2.22%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.22%) Mitel
11 2 (2.22%) Tripwire
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