The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.28% 2.16% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 12.70% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 22.83% 16.98% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 15
Median daily rate £500 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £140 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £533 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +100.00%
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 Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Aruba
5 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SSIS Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Aruba
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Orchard