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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.94% 1.24% 7.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.29% 6.25% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +95.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £280 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £410 £257
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 £12.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £12.00 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
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
69 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 19.44% 19.81% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 18
Average daily rate £325 £265 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £163 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 9
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.85 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.03% +26.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £10.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £32.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby - 9 £325 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) LAN
5 12 (41.38%) WAN
5 12 (41.38%) Citrix
5 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
6 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (31.03%) DHCP
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) Lync
8 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
9 7 (24.14%) SCOM
9 7 (24.14%) HP
9 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
9 7 (24.14%) SCOrch
10 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (17.24%) PKI
12 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
13 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
13 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (10.34%) XenApp
13 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
14 2 (6.90%) Office 365
14 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (6.90%) VMware

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (31.03%) Lync
2 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) LAN
1 12 (41.38%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Server Support
3 8 (27.59%) Server Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Server Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support
7 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCOM
1 7 (24.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
1 12 (41.38%) Citrix
2 7 (24.14%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.45%) Panasonic
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