The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Surrey region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 50 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.94% 4.63% 4.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.97% 16.48% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 31
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £404 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +190.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £31.88 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £40.00 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +7.50%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
313 352 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 24.68% 28.07% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 186 141
Average daily rate £320 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 67 71
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.89 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% -45.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.65 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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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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 +4 8 £150 -53.84% 1
Woking -1 2 £280 -9.67% 1
Staines -18 1 - - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - - 2
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 4
Reigate - - - - 4
Weybridge - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (60.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (44.68%) VMware
4 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
5 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
6 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (31.91%) Citrix
8 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
9 28 (29.79%) Windows 7
10 27 (28.72%) Windows XP
11 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (23.40%) Cisco
14 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
15 16 (17.02%) XenApp
16 14 (14.89%) Hyper-V
16 14 (14.89%) ITIL
16 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
16 14 (14.89%) DNS
16 14 (14.89%) Firewall
17 13 (13.83%) Finance
17 13 (13.83%) HP
17 13 (13.83%) SQL
18 12 (12.77%) Migration
19 11 (11.70%) SCCM
19 11 (11.70%) vSphere
19 11 (11.70%) IBM
20 10 (10.64%) UNIX
20 10 (10.64%) NetBackup
20 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.38%) WorkSite
3 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.32%) Lync
5 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.26%) IIS
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) DNS
1 14 (14.89%) Firewall
2 9 (9.57%) DHCP
3 8 (8.51%) LAN
4 7 (7.45%) SAN
5 6 (6.38%) Wireless
5 6 (6.38%) Network Security
5 6 (6.38%) VPN
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (5.32%) WAN
7 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.13%) VoIP
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.13%) TACACS
9 1 (1.06%) Telnet
9 1 (1.06%) ADSL
9 1 (1.06%) ATM
9 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.06%) SNMP
9 1 (1.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MSI
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Law
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Analyst
2 10 (10.64%) Support Analyst
2 10 (10.64%) Support Engineer
3 8 (8.51%) Server Engineer
4 7 (7.45%) Applications Packager
4 7 (7.45%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 6 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Server Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support
6 5 (5.32%) Technical Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Data Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Support Technician
6 5 (5.32%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) CSS
3 3 (3.19%) Flash
3 3 (3.19%) WAP
3 3 (3.19%) Application Packaging
3 3 (3.19%) WCF
4 2 (2.13%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.13%) jQuery
4 2 (2.13%) HTML
4 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.06%) ODBC
5 1 (1.06%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Clustering
1 7 (7.45%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.19%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.19%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.06%) CESG
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) PMI
4 1 (1.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.06%) Firmware
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (60.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (32.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (29.79%) Windows 7
5 27 (28.72%) Windows XP
6 10 (10.64%) UNIX
7 8 (8.51%) Linux
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.06%) Android
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) ITIL
2 12 (12.77%) Migration
3 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
4 5 (5.32%) Project Management
5 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (4.26%) BCP
6 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.13%) CRM
7 2 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.13%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.06%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.06%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.06%) Network Management
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.06%) Change Control
8 1 (1.06%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.06%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) C#
3 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.45%) MCSE
3 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.38%) MCP
4 6 (6.38%) CCNA
5 5 (5.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.19%) CCNP
7 2 (2.13%) CCA
7 2 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.13%) VCP5
8 1 (1.06%) CISSP
8 1 (1.06%) MCITP
8 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.06%) CCSA
8 1 (1.06%) GSEC
8 1 (1.06%) CCSE
8 1 (1.06%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.02%) XenApp
4 14 (14.89%) Hyper-V
5 11 (11.70%) vSphere
6 9 (9.57%) XenDesktop
7 7 (7.45%) VMware ESX
7 7 (7.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.26%) DFS Replication
9 4 (4.26%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.19%) ISA Server
10 3 (3.19%) XenServer
11 2 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) SCCM
2 10 (10.64%) NetBackup
3 8 (8.51%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.45%) WSUS
5 4 (4.26%) SCOM
5 4 (4.26%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.19%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.06%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (44.68%) VMware
2 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
3 30 (31.91%) Citrix
4 22 (23.40%) Cisco
5 13 (13.83%) HP
6 11 (11.70%) IBM
7 7 (7.45%) AppSense
8 6 (6.38%) Dell
8 6 (6.38%) NetApp
9 4 (4.26%) McAfee
9 4 (4.26%) Mitel
9 4 (4.26%) Brocade
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle
11 2 (2.13%) Juniper
11 2 (2.13%) F5
11 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.06%) Splunk
12 1 (1.06%) Polycom
12 1 (1.06%) NETGEAR
12 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
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