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 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 66 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.98% 3.54% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.23% 14.63% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 21
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.13% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +158.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £40.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £40.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.23 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +7.23%
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
499 335 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.69% 24.19% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 166 225
Average daily rate £414 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 51
Average hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -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 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 15 £313 - 5
Redhill - 10 - - 1
Woking -1 6 £500 +100.00% 4
Camberley -9 6 £425 +6.25%
Epsom -4 4 £500 +21.21%
Leatherhead -28 2 £425 +6.25%
Cobham - 2 £389 -
Egham - 2 £190 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (66.42%) Windows Server
3 72 (52.55%) VMware
4 71 (51.82%) Linux
5 61 (44.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (43.80%) SQL
7 54 (39.42%) Microsoft
8 50 (36.50%) Citrix
9 47 (34.31%) Active Directory
10 41 (29.93%) Data Centre
11 39 (28.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (24.82%) Cisco
12 34 (24.82%) SQL Server
13 32 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (23.36%) Change Management
13 32 (23.36%) Incident Management
14 31 (22.63%) Hyper-V
14 31 (22.63%) SAN
15 30 (21.90%) iSeries
16 29 (21.17%) DB2
16 29 (21.17%) AS400
17 28 (20.44%) IBM
18 25 (18.25%) Tivoli
19 24 (17.52%) ITIL
20 21 (15.33%) Clustering
21 20 (14.60%) PowerShell
22 19 (13.87%) CommVault
22 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
22 19 (13.87%) Windows 7
23 17 (12.41%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (13.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (6.57%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.84%) IIS
4 7 (5.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.19%) Node.js
6 3 (2.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Office 365
2 5 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.63%) SAN
2 17 (12.41%) DHCP
2 17 (12.41%) DNS
3 10 (7.30%) Firewall
4 8 (5.84%) VPN
5 7 (5.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.92%) FTP
6 4 (2.92%) HTTP
6 4 (2.92%) LDAP
6 4 (2.92%) VoIP
7 3 (2.19%) LAN
8 2 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.73%) ADSL
9 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.73%) Junos
9 1 (0.73%) NAS
9 1 (0.73%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.73%) VLAN
9 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.82%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.17%) DB2
3 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.19%) Big Data
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.46%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.46%) MySQL
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.73%) DTS
9 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.11%) Moq
2 7 (5.11%) NUnit
3 5 (3.65%) CruiseControl
3 5 (3.65%) MSBuild
3 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.19%) Ant
4 3 (2.19%) Bower
4 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.19%) Gradle
4 3 (2.19%) Grunt
4 3 (2.19%) Maven
4 3 (2.19%) ReSharper
4 3 (2.19%) Selenium
4 3 (2.19%) Subversion
4 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (11.68%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Back Office
3 9 (6.57%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.73%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (17.52%) Linux Operator
1 24 (17.52%) Linux Specialist
2 23 (16.79%) VMware Specialist
3 22 (16.06%) Citrix Specialist
3 22 (16.06%) Support Engineer
4 17 (12.41%) Analyst
5 13 (9.49%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.76%) Administrator
7 11 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (7.30%) Windows Administrator
8 10 (7.30%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Applications Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.57%) Applications Support Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) IT Support
10 8 (5.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.57%) .NET
2 8 (5.84%) CSS
2 8 (5.84%) HTML
2 8 (5.84%) jQuery
3 7 (5.11%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (5.11%) HTML5
4 4 (2.92%) CSS3
4 4 (2.92%) ELK Stack
4 4 (2.92%) NHibernate
4 4 (2.92%) Silverlight
4 4 (2.92%) Web Services
5 3 (2.19%) Apache Thrift
5 3 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.46%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.46%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.73%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.93%) Data Centre
2 30 (21.90%) iSeries
3 29 (21.17%) AS400
4 21 (15.33%) Clustering
5 7 (5.11%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.65%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.92%) Contactless
8 2 (1.46%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.46%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.46%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.73%) NHS
9 1 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (66.42%) Windows Server
3 71 (51.82%) Linux
4 61 (44.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (13.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.57%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.19%) Android
11 3 (2.19%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.46%) AIX
12 2 (1.46%) Debian
13 1 (0.73%) OS/400
13 1 (0.73%) Unix
13 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.36%) Change Management
1 32 (23.36%) Incident Management
2 24 (17.52%) ITIL
3 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
3 12 (8.76%) Service Management
4 10 (7.30%) DevOps
5 8 (5.84%) Project Management
6 7 (5.11%) MVC
6 7 (5.11%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.38%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (3.65%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.92%) Change Control
9 4 (2.92%) ITSM
9 4 (2.92%) Migration
9 4 (2.92%) Open Source
9 4 (2.92%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.92%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (43.80%) SQL
2 20 (14.60%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.30%) VB
4 9 (6.57%) C#
5 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.84%) Python
6 5 (3.65%) VBScript
7 3 (2.19%) Perl
7 3 (2.19%) Ruby
7 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.46%) Java
9 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.49%) MCSE
3 10 (7.30%) MCP
4 7 (5.11%) MCSA
4 7 (5.11%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.38%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.46%) CCNA
7 2 (1.46%) CCNP
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.46%) MCITP
7 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) CCA
8 1 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.41%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (34.31%) Active Directory
2 39 (28.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (22.63%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.76%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (7.30%) XenApp
6 9 (6.57%) vSphere
7 5 (3.65%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.65%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.65%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.73%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.73%) NFS
9 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (18.25%) Tivoli
2 15 (10.95%) Simpana
3 12 (8.76%) SCCM
4 10 (7.30%) WSUS
5 9 (6.57%) Puppet
6 7 (5.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (4.38%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (3.65%) Sysprep
9 4 (2.92%) Cacti
9 4 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (2.92%) Nagios
9 4 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.92%) SCOM
10 3 (2.19%) Ansible
10 3 (2.19%) BladeLogic
10 3 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.46%) ArcSight ESM
11 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 72 (52.55%) VMware
2 54 (39.42%) Microsoft
3 50 (36.50%) Citrix
4 34 (24.82%) Cisco
5 28 (20.44%) IBM
6 19 (13.87%) CommVault
7 14 (10.22%) Dell Compellent
8 10 (7.30%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.57%) HP
9 9 (6.57%) NetApp
10 7 (5.11%) Symantec
11 6 (4.38%) EMC
12 5 (3.65%) Intel Security
12 5 (3.65%) ThinPrint
13 4 (2.92%) Rackspace
14 3 (2.19%) Dell
14 3 (2.19%) LANDesk
14 3 (2.19%) Oracle
15 2 (1.46%) CheckPoint
15 2 (1.46%) Juniper
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