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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 70 33
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -37
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 72 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.99% 1.18% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.23% 4.35% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 4 17
Median daily rate £300 £223 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -29.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £237 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.18 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.46% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.84 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £15.52 £21.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
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
506 230 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.10% 27.19% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 126 102
Median daily rate £320 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £580 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 17
Median hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +159.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +27 70 £300 +34.83% 5
Sunderland -1 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 181 (82.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 180 (82.19%) Windows Server
4 160 (73.06%) Active Directory
5 138 (63.01%) Microsoft
6 126 (57.53%) DHCP
6 126 (57.53%) Security Cleared
7 106 (48.40%) SC Cleared
8 102 (46.58%) HP
8 102 (46.58%) Citrix
9 98 (44.75%) VMware
10 91 (41.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 90 (41.10%) ITIL
12 86 (39.27%) DNS
13 74 (33.79%) XenApp
14 64 (29.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 64 (29.22%) Degree
14 64 (29.22%) Computer Science
15 62 (28.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 62 (28.31%) ThinPrint
16 57 (26.03%) PowerShell
17 52 (23.74%) MS Exchange
17 52 (23.74%) IIS
18 51 (23.29%) MCSE
19 50 (22.83%) SharePoint
20 49 (22.37%) Skype for Business
20 49 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2010
20 49 (22.37%) Microsoft App-V
20 49 (22.37%) AppSense
20 49 (22.37%) XenMobile

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 52 (23.74%) IIS
1 52 (23.74%) MS Exchange
2 50 (22.83%) SharePoint
3 49 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (22.37%) Skype for Business
4 47 (21.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (13.24%) OpenStack
6 28 (12.79%) Office Communications Server
7 21 (9.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (9.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (3.65%) iPlanet
11 8 (3.65%) WebLogic
12 5 (2.28%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.83%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 33 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.46%) PaaS
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (57.53%) DHCP
2 86 (39.27%) DNS
3 45 (20.55%) Skype
4 20 (9.13%) SAN
5 19 (8.68%) Firewall
6 16 (7.31%) 3G
6 16 (7.31%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (6.39%) TCP/IP
8 8 (3.65%) BIG-IP
9 7 (3.20%) NAS
9 7 (3.20%) SMS
10 5 (2.28%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.83%) LDAP
12 3 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.91%) FTP
13 2 (0.91%) Internet
13 2 (0.91%) SSH
13 2 (0.91%) VoIP
14 1 (0.46%) HTTP
14 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.83%) DB2
3 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) EDMS
6 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (0.91%) Military
2 1 (0.46%) Games
2 1 (0.46%) German Language
2 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (31.05%) Support Engineer
2 38 (17.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 23 (10.50%) Desktop Support
4 20 (9.13%) Messaging Support
5 19 (8.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (7.76%) Messaging Engineer
7 16 (7.31%) Wintel Engineer
8 12 (5.48%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 12 (5.48%) Consultant
8 12 (5.48%) Security Engineer
9 11 (5.02%) Desktop Engineer
9 11 (5.02%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 11 (5.02%) Office 365 Specialist
10 9 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (3.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (3.20%) Analyst
11 7 (3.20%) Mobility Engineer
11 7 (3.20%) Support Consultant
12 6 (2.74%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.65%) .NET
1 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET
1 8 (3.65%) JSP
2 7 (3.20%) J2EE
3 5 (2.28%) Web Services
4 4 (1.83%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (29.22%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.16%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.76%) Clustering
4 16 (7.31%) Fat Client
4 16 (7.31%) Thin Client
5 13 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.94%) Blackberry
5 13 (5.94%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.11%) PKI
7 8 (3.65%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.74%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.28%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.83%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.91%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.91%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.46%) iPad
12 1 (0.46%) Life Science
12 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 181 (82.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 180 (82.19%) Windows Server
4 91 (41.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (15.53%) Windows 7
6 25 (11.42%) Android
6 25 (11.42%) Apple iOS
7 21 (9.59%) Linux
8 16 (7.31%) AIX
8 16 (7.31%) Solaris
9 13 (5.94%) Unix
9 13 (5.94%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.65%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.83%) HPUX
11 4 (1.83%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.83%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.83%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (1.37%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (41.10%) ITIL
2 47 (21.46%) Project Management
3 43 (19.63%) Service Delivery
4 40 (18.26%) Business Continuity
5 29 (13.24%) Incident Management
6 27 (12.33%) Migration
7 20 (9.13%) Load Balancing
7 20 (9.13%) Software Delivery
8 19 (8.68%) Content Management
9 15 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (5.94%) Mobile Device Management
10 13 (5.94%) Security Management
11 12 (5.48%) Escalation Management
11 12 (5.48%) Problem Management
12 11 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (4.57%) Release Management
14 9 (4.11%) Change Control
14 9 (4.11%) Server Building
14 9 (4.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.03%) PowerShell
2 29 (13.24%) SQL
3 18 (8.22%) VBScript
4 12 (5.48%) Java
5 5 (2.28%) Perl
6 4 (1.83%) Bourne shell
6 4 (1.83%) Korn
7 2 (0.91%) C#
7 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.46%) C
8 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 126 (57.53%) Security Cleared
2 106 (48.40%) SC Cleared
3 64 (29.22%) Degree
4 62 (28.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (23.29%) MCSE
6 47 (21.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (4.11%) MCSA
8 6 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.28%) CISSP
10 3 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.91%) MCITP
12 1 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (7.31%) SLA
3 8 (3.65%) JSP 440
System Software
1 160 (73.06%) Active Directory
2 74 (33.79%) XenApp
3 64 (29.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (22.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 47 (21.46%) XenDesktop
5 47 (21.46%) XenServer
6 28 (12.79%) vSphere
7 24 (10.96%) Hyper-V
8 10 (4.57%) Firmware
9 8 (3.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (1.83%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.91%) Brightmail
12 2 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.46%) NFS
13 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (22.37%) XenMobile
2 43 (19.63%) SafeCom
3 32 (14.61%) EdgeSight
4 20 (9.13%) SCCM
5 15 (6.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (5.94%) AirWatch
6 13 (5.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 13 (5.94%) NetBackup
7 12 (5.48%) Microsoft Clustering
8 11 (5.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (4.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (3.20%) WSUS
11 6 (2.74%) PowerCLI
12 5 (2.28%) Tivoli
13 4 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (1.83%) Netcool
13 4 (1.83%) OpenView
13 4 (1.83%) SAP Afaria
13 4 (1.83%) SCOM
14 3 (1.37%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 138 (63.01%) Microsoft
2 102 (46.58%) Citrix
2 102 (46.58%) HP
3 98 (44.75%) VMware
4 62 (28.31%) ThinPrint
5 49 (22.37%) AppSense
6 45 (20.55%) SAP
7 22 (10.05%) Symantec
8 19 (8.68%) Intel Security
9 16 (7.31%) Lumension
10 14 (6.39%) Veritas
11 13 (5.94%) Trend Micro
12 12 (5.48%) Cisco
12 12 (5.48%) Red Hat
13 10 (4.57%) Oracle
14 8 (3.65%) BEA
14 8 (3.65%) F5
14 8 (3.65%) Sun
15 6 (2.74%) IBM
15 6 (2.74%) IronPort
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