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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 56 65 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.08% 0.29% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.29% 1.54% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 3
Median daily rate £290 £325 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -28.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £325 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%

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
236 130 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.24% 18.62% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 80 62
Median daily rate £345 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £161 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 2 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% -5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.45 £17.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +18 27 £290 -10.76% 6
Sunderland - 1 £105 -
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (83.84%) Windows Server
3 79 (79.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 65 (65.66%) Security Cleared
5 63 (63.64%) Active Directory
6 46 (46.46%) Microsoft
6 46 (46.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (38.38%) SC Cleared
8 36 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (36.36%) Migration
9 35 (35.35%) MCSE
9 35 (35.35%) SharePoint
10 34 (34.34%) HP
10 34 (34.34%) VMware
10 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
11 33 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 33 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
12 32 (32.32%) Exchange Server 2013
13 31 (31.31%) Office 365
14 30 (30.30%) Skype for Business
14 30 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (30.30%) Skype
15 26 (26.26%) DNS
16 25 (25.25%) Degree
16 25 (25.25%) Computer Science
17 24 (24.24%) DHCP
18 21 (21.21%) Citrix
18 21 (21.21%) OpenStack
19 20 (20.20%) Windows 7

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 35 (35.35%) SharePoint
2 33 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 32 (32.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (30.30%) Skype for Business
5 21 (21.21%) OpenStack
6 14 (14.14%) Office Communications Server
7 13 (13.13%) IIS
8 11 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (8.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
12 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (31.31%) Office 365
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.30%) Skype
2 26 (26.26%) DNS
3 24 (24.24%) DHCP
4 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.05%) SAN
6 4 (4.04%) 3G
6 4 (4.04%) NAS
6 4 (4.04%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.03%) Wireless
8 2 (2.02%) Firewall
9 1 (1.01%) HTTP
9 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.01%) SMS
9 1 (1.01%) SSL
9 1 (1.01%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) BODI
1 6 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) EDMS
3 1 (1.01%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) MSI
4 1 (1.01%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.01%) Games
1 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (17.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 17 (17.17%) Desktop Support
4 16 (16.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (15.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 14 (14.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 14 (14.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 14 (14.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (12.12%) Office 365 Specialist
8 7 (7.07%) Architect
8 7 (7.07%) Consultant
8 7 (7.07%) Messaging Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Messaging Support
8 7 (7.07%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Messaging Consultant
9 6 (6.06%) Support Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) .NET
1 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.06%) Clustering
4 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.06%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (83.84%) Windows Server
3 79 (79.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (46.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (20.20%) Windows 7
6 15 (15.15%) Android
6 15 (15.15%) Apple iOS
6 15 (15.15%) Linux
7 9 (9.09%) Solaris
8 8 (8.08%) Windows 10
8 8 (8.08%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (6.06%) HPUX
10 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
11 5 (5.05%) Windows XP
12 4 (4.04%) AIX
13 3 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (3.03%) Unix
14 2 (2.02%) zOS
15 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Migration
2 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
3 8 (8.08%) Application Packaging
3 8 (8.08%) Change Control
4 7 (7.07%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (7.07%) Visualisation
5 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.06%) ITIL
6 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (5.05%) Time Management
7 4 (4.04%) Change Management
7 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.04%) Project Governance
7 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.04%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.03%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.03%) Content Management
8 3 (3.03%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.07%) SQL
3 4 (4.04%) VBScript
4 3 (3.03%) Perl
4 3 (3.03%) VB
5 2 (2.02%) C
5 2 (2.02%) C#
5 2 (2.02%) Java
5 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.01%) REXX
6 1 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 65 (65.66%) Security Cleared
2 38 (38.38%) SC Cleared
3 36 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (35.35%) MCSE
5 25 (25.25%) Degree
6 4 (4.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.02%) MCSA
8 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.01%) MCITP
8 1 (1.01%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 63 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 30 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
4 16 (16.16%) XenApp
5 9 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (6.06%) Firmware
7 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.04%) XenServer
8 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.01%) NFS
10 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) AirWatch
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (5.05%) SCCM
3 4 (4.04%) XenMobile
4 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.03%) WSUS
5 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.01%) Netcool
5 1 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.01%) PureDisk
5 1 (1.01%) Simpana
5 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (46.46%) Microsoft
2 34 (34.34%) HP
2 34 (34.34%) VMware
3 21 (21.21%) Citrix
4 11 (11.11%) Cisco
5 10 (10.10%) Oracle
6 9 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.07%) AppSense
7 7 (7.07%) Trend Micro
7 7 (7.07%) Veritas
8 6 (6.06%) F5
8 6 (6.06%) ThinPrint
8 6 (6.06%) TIBCO
9 4 (4.04%) Brocade
9 4 (4.04%) IronPort
10 3 (3.03%) Dell
10 3 (3.03%) IBM
10 3 (3.03%) SAP
11 2 (2.02%) CA
11 2 (2.02%) NetApp
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £370 - £410 per day
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