The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.46% 1.25% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 11.11% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £205 £238 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.23% 11.25% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 19
Median daily rate £350 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Median hourly rate £15.43 £13.19 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.62 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Leamington Spa -3 2 £205 - 1
Rugby - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

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

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Panasonic
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
7 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (20.00%) Automotive
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) SCOM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Server Support
4 2 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (10.00%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Panasonic
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Canon