The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield 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 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.13% - 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.02% 35.00% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £263 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard