The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 64 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 67 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.15% 11.53% 6.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.59% 37.85% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 47 17
Median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £213 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +135.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £40.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £40.00 £22.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
207 177 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.20% 30.46% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 119 66
Median daily rate £375 £343 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +8.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £44.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Crawley -14 10 £413 +6.45% 1
Gatwick +5 3 £270 -21.16%
East Grinstead - 3 £325 - 1
Horsham - 2 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server
3 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
5 15 (44.12%) SCCM
6 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) Citrix
7 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 11 (32.35%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
8 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (26.47%) MCP
9 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
10 8 (23.53%) LAN
10 8 (23.53%) WAN
10 8 (23.53%) DHCP
10 8 (23.53%) VPN
10 8 (23.53%) DNS
10 8 (23.53%) MCSE
10 8 (23.53%) MCSA
10 8 (23.53%) Firewall
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (23.53%) Internet
10 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
10 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (23.53%) ITIL V3
10 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (23.53%) Office 365

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.59%) IIS
3 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (20.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 7 (20.59%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (20.59%) IaaS
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
6 2 (5.88%) PaaS
6 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) DHCP
1 8 (23.53%) DNS
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
1 8 (23.53%) LAN
1 8 (23.53%) VPN
1 8 (23.53%) WAN
2 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
3 3 (8.82%) MPLS
3 3 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) AdminStudio
1 2 (5.88%) InstallShield
1 2 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Back Office
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Billing
4 2 (5.88%) Online Betting
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) IT Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Network Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) PKI
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (8.82%) BYOD
4 3 (8.82%) iSeries
4 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (5.88%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
5 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
7 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.82%) Unix
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL V3
3 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
4 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.76%) ISMS
5 4 (11.76%) Security Auditing
5 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) SIEM
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) VB
3 2 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) MCP
2 8 (23.53%) MCSA
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) CISSP
4 4 (11.76%) SANS
4 4 (11.76%) SSCP
5 2 (5.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) PMBOK
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) BitLocker
3 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.82%) UAG
4 3 (8.82%) XenServer
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.71%) 3PAR
7 4 (11.76%) Qualys
7 4 (11.76%) Splunk
8 2 (5.88%) CommVault
8 2 (5.88%) EMC
8 2 (5.88%) IBM
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (5.88%) Veeam
9 1 (2.94%) Lotus
9 1 (2.94%) SAP
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Rate: circ £340 - £370 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago