The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Malling 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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 1 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Malling 50.00% 9.09% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.93%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Malling region.

Operating Systems Category
West Malling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Malling 50.00% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Malling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Malling 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Malling 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) HP