The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 71 12 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.89% 1.65% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.31% 6.90% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 21
Median daily rate £315 £265 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £218 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £312 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.04% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.43 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.33% +18.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
Windows Server 2008
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
496 174 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.13% 23.90% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 96 143
Median daily rate £340 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £15.00 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £27.95 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 68 £315 +18.86% 6
Sunderland 0 3 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
North East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 117 (89.31%) Windows Server
3 108 (82.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 94 (71.76%) Active Directory
5 76 (58.02%) Microsoft
6 73 (55.73%) Security Cleared
7 58 (44.27%) DHCP
8 55 (41.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (40.46%) HP
10 51 (38.93%) VMware
10 51 (38.93%) SC Cleared
11 46 (35.11%) DNS
12 44 (33.59%) Citrix
13 43 (32.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 42 (32.06%) MS Exchange
15 41 (31.30%) Degree
15 41 (31.30%) Computer Science
15 41 (31.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 40 (30.53%) SharePoint
17 39 (29.77%) MCSE
17 39 (29.77%) Skype for Business
17 39 (29.77%) Exchange Server 2013
18 38 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
19 37 (28.24%) PowerShell
19 37 (28.24%) Skype
20 34 (25.95%) Migration
21 33 (25.19%) Office 365
22 31 (23.66%) ITIL
23 30 (22.90%) XenApp
24 26 (19.85%) BPSS Clearance

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 42 (32.06%) MS Exchange
2 41 (31.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (30.53%) SharePoint
4 39 (29.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (29.77%) Skype for Business
5 26 (19.85%) IIS
6 21 (16.03%) OpenStack
7 20 (15.27%) Office Communications Server
8 15 (11.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (10.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (3.82%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (18.32%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.40%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.19%) Office 365
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) IaaS
3 1 (0.76%) PaaS
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (44.27%) DHCP
2 46 (35.11%) DNS
3 37 (28.24%) Skype
4 10 (7.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.11%) SAN
6 7 (5.34%) 3G
6 7 (5.34%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (3.05%) NAS
8 3 (2.29%) Wireless
9 2 (1.53%) Firewall
9 2 (1.53%) SMS
10 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.76%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) BODI
2 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.53%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) EDMS
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (0.76%) Games
1 1 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (27.48%) Support Engineer
2 17 (12.98%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (12.21%) Desktop Support
4 14 (10.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Messaging Support
6 12 (9.16%) Office 365 Specialist
7 11 (8.40%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 11 (8.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) Messaging Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) Support Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) Messaging Support Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) Mobility Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.11%) .NET
1 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.29%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 41 (31.30%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.16%) Blackberry
3 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.40%) Visualisation
4 9 (6.87%) Fat Client
4 9 (6.87%) Thin Client
5 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.34%) Clustering
7 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.29%) PKI
9 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.53%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.53%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.76%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 117 (89.31%) Windows Server
3 108 (82.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (41.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (16.79%) Android
5 22 (16.79%) Apple iOS
6 20 (15.27%) Windows 7
7 17 (12.98%) Linux
8 10 (7.63%) Solaris
9 8 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (6.11%) Windows 10
9 8 (6.11%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (5.34%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.58%) HPUX
11 6 (4.58%) Unix
12 5 (3.82%) AIX
12 5 (3.82%) Windows XP
13 3 (2.29%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.53%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.53%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.95%) Migration
2 31 (23.66%) ITIL
3 19 (14.50%) Load Balancing
4 16 (12.21%) Service Delivery
5 15 (11.45%) Business Continuity
5 15 (11.45%) Project Management
6 14 (10.69%) Content Management
6 14 (10.69%) Incident Management
7 12 (9.16%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (7.63%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (6.11%) Application Packaging
9 8 (6.11%) Change Control
9 8 (6.11%) Software Delivery
10 7 (5.34%) Security Management
11 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (3.82%) Time Management
13 4 (3.05%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.05%) Project Governance
13 4 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.24%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.92%) SQL
3 5 (3.82%) Perl
3 5 (3.82%) VBScript
4 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.29%) Java
5 3 (2.29%) VB
6 2 (1.53%) C
6 2 (1.53%) C#
6 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 73 (55.73%) Security Cleared
2 51 (38.93%) SC Cleared
3 43 (32.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (31.30%) Degree
5 39 (29.77%) MCSE
6 26 (19.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.29%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) CISSP
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (22.90%) XenApp
4 24 (18.32%) Hyper-V
5 20 (15.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (12.21%) XenDesktop
6 16 (12.21%) XenServer
7 7 (5.34%) vSphere
8 6 (4.58%) Firmware
9 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.29%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.76%) NFS
11 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (13.74%) XenMobile
2 14 (10.69%) SafeCom
3 12 (9.16%) EdgeSight
4 11 (8.40%) AirWatch
5 7 (5.34%) SCCM
5 7 (5.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (3.05%) WSUS
8 3 (2.29%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.53%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.53%) MOM
9 2 (1.53%) Netcool
9 2 (1.53%) SAP Afaria
9 2 (1.53%) SCOM
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.76%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 76 (58.02%) Microsoft
2 53 (40.46%) HP
3 51 (38.93%) VMware
4 44 (33.59%) Citrix
5 22 (16.79%) ThinPrint
6 20 (15.27%) AppSense
7 19 (14.50%) SAP
8 12 (9.16%) Trend Micro
9 11 (8.40%) Cisco
9 11 (8.40%) Oracle
10 9 (6.87%) Intel Security
10 9 (6.87%) Red Hat
11 8 (6.11%) Symantec
12 7 (5.34%) Lumension
12 7 (5.34%) Veritas
13 5 (3.82%) F5
13 5 (3.82%) TIBCO
14 4 (3.05%) Brocade
14 4 (3.05%) IBM
14 4 (3.05%) IronPort
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