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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 44 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.11% 5.45% 4.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.90% 17.21% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 16
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£375 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £169 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £308 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
105 122 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.52% 31.69% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 69 66
Average daily rate £375 £300 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £130 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.86 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Worthing +9 14 £375 +27.11% 2
Crawley +7 11 £388 +52.70% 5
Burgess Hill - 3 - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) Active Directory
3 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 35 (52.24%) MS Exchange
6 33 (49.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (31.34%) MCSE
8 21 (31.34%) ITIL
9 20 (29.85%) Clustering
9 20 (29.85%) VMware
10 18 (26.87%) MCP
10 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
11 17 (25.37%) SCCM
12 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
13 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
14 12 (17.91%) MS Office
14 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
14 12 (17.91%) Office 365
15 11 (16.42%) Lync
15 11 (16.42%) ITIL V3
15 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (16.42%) SQL
15 11 (16.42%) DHCP
15 11 (16.42%) DNS
15 11 (16.42%) Citrix
15 11 (16.42%) Blackberry
16 10 (14.93%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 35 (52.24%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
4 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (16.42%) Lync
6 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (5.97%) IIS
7 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) IaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) DHCP
1 11 (16.42%) DNS
2 9 (13.43%) SAN
3 8 (11.94%) LAN
4 7 (10.45%) Firewall
5 6 (8.96%) Internet
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
6 5 (7.46%) SNMP
6 5 (7.46%) WAN
7 3 (4.48%) PBX
7 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.99%) Wireless
8 2 (2.99%) VoIP
8 2 (2.99%) LDAP
8 2 (2.99%) MPLS
8 2 (2.99%) Network Security
9 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.49%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Online Betting
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Server Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Designer
5 6 (8.96%) Designer
6 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) IT Support
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Deskside Support
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Network Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Clustering
2 11 (16.42%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.46%) iPhone
3 5 (7.46%) iPad
4 3 (4.48%) CMDB
5 2 (2.99%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (49.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
5 10 (14.93%) Linux
6 6 (8.96%) Mac OS X
7 5 (7.46%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) ITIL V3
3 8 (11.94%) Project Management
4 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Change Management
6 3 (4.48%) Migration
6 3 (4.48%) Release Management
7 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.99%) Network Management
8 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.49%) Email Migration
8 1 (1.49%) Data Architecture
8 1 (1.49%) ETL
8 1 (1.49%) CRM
8 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C
3 2 (2.99%) VBScript
3 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (31.34%) MCSE
3 18 (26.87%) MCP
4 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) MCSA
6 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.99%) MCITP
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) MCSD
7 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.49%) MCPD
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (65.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
6 4 (5.97%) XenApp
7 3 (4.48%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.99%) UAG
9 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.49%) XenServer
9 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (5.97%) SCOM
3 3 (4.48%) WSUS
4 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (29.85%) VMware
3 11 (16.42%) Citrix
4 9 (13.43%) HP
5 6 (8.96%) Cisco
6 5 (7.46%) Dell
7 4 (5.97%) Symantec
7 4 (5.97%) NetApp
8 3 (4.48%) IBM
9 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.99%) Juniper
9 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.99%) Meraki
10 1 (1.49%) F5
10 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.49%) Lotus
10 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.49%) Sophos
10 1 (1.49%) SAP
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