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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.84% 3.87% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.39% 13.93% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 27
Median daily rate £325 £369 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.46 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +15.37%
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
429 359 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.81% 27.76% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 189 184
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 36
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.90 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +6 7 £303 -6.92%
Leatherhead +6 6 £350 -22.22% 1
Camberley -6 4 £488 +21.87%
Egham - 3 £281 - 2
Epsom -7 2 £500 +25.00% 2
Redhill - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (72.07%) Windows Server
3 67 (60.36%) VMware
4 58 (52.25%) Linux
5 55 (49.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (42.34%) SQL
7 44 (39.64%) Microsoft
8 43 (38.74%) Active Directory
9 42 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (36.04%) Citrix
11 34 (30.63%) Data Centre
12 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
12 32 (28.83%) SAN
13 29 (26.13%) Hyper-V
14 27 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (23.42%) Cisco
16 24 (21.62%) ITIL
17 23 (20.72%) Change Management
18 22 (19.82%) Incident Management
18 22 (19.82%) Clustering
19 20 (18.02%) iSeries
19 20 (18.02%) MS Exchange
20 19 (17.12%) DB2
20 19 (17.12%) AS400
21 17 (15.32%) IBM
21 17 (15.32%) SLA
22 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
23 15 (13.51%) SCCM
23 15 (13.51%) Finance
23 15 (13.51%) CommVault

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 (18.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.70%) IIS
7 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.90%) Apache
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.83%) SAN
2 14 (12.61%) DHCP
2 14 (12.61%) DNS
3 9 (8.11%) Firewall
4 5 (4.50%) WAN
5 4 (3.60%) LAN
5 4 (3.60%) LDAP
5 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.70%) FTP
6 3 (2.70%) HTTP
6 3 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.80%) VPN
8 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.90%) IPsec
8 1 (0.90%) NAS
8 1 (0.90%) Network Security
8 1 (0.90%) SNMP
8 1 (0.90%) VLAN
8 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.12%) DB2
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.70%) Big Data
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.80%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.80%) MySQL
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.90%) DTS
8 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.70%) Ant
2 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.70%) Gradle
2 3 (2.70%) Maven
2 3 (2.70%) Moq
2 3 (2.70%) NUnit
3 2 (1.80%) Bower
3 2 (1.80%) FxCop
3 2 (1.80%) Grunt
3 2 (1.80%) JSHint
3 2 (1.80%) NDepend
3 2 (1.80%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.80%) Selenium
3 2 (1.80%) StyleCop
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
3 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.90%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (13.51%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Back Office
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
3 3 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (13.51%) Support Engineer
2 15 (13.51%) VMware Specialist
3 14 (12.61%) Citrix Specialist
3 14 (12.61%) Linux Operator
3 14 (12.61%) Linux Specialist
4 13 (11.71%) Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (9.01%) Administrator
6 9 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.21%) Windows Administrator
7 8 (7.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Server Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.41%) Active Directory Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) .NET
1 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (2.70%) CSS
1 3 (2.70%) HTML
1 3 (2.70%) HTML5
1 3 (2.70%) jQuery
2 2 (1.80%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (1.80%) Node.js
2 2 (1.80%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.80%) Silverlight
2 2 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.80%) XACML
2 2 (1.80%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.90%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.90%) XML
3 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.63%) Data Centre
2 22 (19.82%) Clustering
3 20 (18.02%) iSeries
4 19 (17.12%) AS400
5 7 (6.31%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.80%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.80%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.80%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.80%) NHS
8 2 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.80%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.90%) PKI
9 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (72.07%) Windows Server
3 58 (52.25%) Linux
4 55 (49.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (9.91%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.21%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.60%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.80%) AIX
9 2 (1.80%) Debian
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.90%) OS/400
10 1 (0.90%) SUSE
10 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) ITIL
2 23 (20.72%) Change Management
3 22 (19.82%) Incident Management
4 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 12 (10.81%) Service Management
5 7 (6.31%) Project Management
6 6 (5.41%) Data Centre Operations
6 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.50%) Migration
8 4 (3.60%) DevOps
8 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.60%) ITSM
8 4 (3.60%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (2.70%) MVC
9 3 (2.70%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.80%) Data Migration
10 2 (1.80%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) SQL
2 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.21%) Python
4 7 (6.31%) VB
5 6 (5.41%) VBScript
6 3 (2.70%) C#
6 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.70%) Perl
6 3 (2.70%) Ruby
6 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) Java
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) MCSE
4 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 3 (2.70%) MCP
5 3 (2.70%) MCSA
5 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) CCNA
6 2 (1.80%) CCNP
6 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCA
7 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (38.74%) Active Directory
2 42 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (26.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (10.81%) XenApp
5 9 (8.11%) vSphere
6 6 (5.41%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.80%) NFS
9 1 (0.90%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) Failover Clustering
1 15 (13.51%) SCCM
1 15 (13.51%) Simpana
2 14 (12.61%) Tivoli
3 8 (7.21%) SCOM
4 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (5.41%) Puppet
4 6 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.60%) Ansible
5 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.60%) WSUS
6 3 (2.70%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.80%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (1.80%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.80%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.80%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 67 (60.36%) VMware
2 44 (39.64%) Microsoft
3 40 (36.04%) Citrix
4 26 (23.42%) Cisco
5 17 (15.32%) IBM
6 15 (13.51%) CommVault
7 14 (12.61%) Dell Compellent
8 13 (11.71%) HP
9 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
10 8 (7.21%) NetApp
11 7 (6.31%) EMC
12 4 (3.60%) ThinPrint
13 3 (2.70%) arcserve
13 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.70%) Dell
13 3 (2.70%) LANDesk
13 3 (2.70%) Oracle
13 3 (2.70%) Palo Alto
13 3 (2.70%) Symantec
14 2 (1.80%) Veeam
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