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 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 40 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.24% 0.81% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 6.12% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £130 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
51 49 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.38% 13.21% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 38
Median daily rate £335 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.10% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 9
Median hourly rate £11.75 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.78% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £33.88 £30.20
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Panasonic
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Automotive
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Clustering
7 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Panasonic
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Canon
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco