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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 17 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.20% 6.81% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.40% 26.19% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £216 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
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
123 84 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.60% 26.01% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 49 37
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £145 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% +57.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
Worthing -2 18 £420 +24.44% 1
Crawley -2 10 £400 +18.51% 1
Haywards Heath - 7 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Chichester - - - -
East Grinstead - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Bognor Regis - - - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 58 (67.44%) Microsoft
4 53 (61.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (48.84%) MS Exchange
6 40 (46.51%) ITIL
7 39 (45.35%) Hyper-V
8 37 (43.02%) Clustering
8 37 (43.02%) SCCM
9 32 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (34.88%) VMware
11 28 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
13 25 (29.07%) HP
14 24 (27.91%) MCSE
14 24 (27.91%) SharePoint
15 23 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
17 21 (24.42%) MCP
18 20 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
18 20 (23.26%) Office 365
19 19 (22.09%) DNS
20 17 (19.77%) SAN
21 16 (18.60%) Windows 7
22 15 (17.44%) DHCP
22 15 (17.44%) SQL
23 14 (16.28%) IIS
23 14 (16.28%) Lync
23 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
24 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 42 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 24 (27.91%) SharePoint
3 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (16.28%) Lync
5 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (16.28%) IIS
6 8 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Office 365
2 5 (5.81%) IaaS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.09%) DNS
2 17 (19.77%) SAN
3 15 (17.44%) DHCP
4 7 (8.14%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (6.98%) Internet
6 5 (5.81%) Firewall
6 5 (5.81%) LAN
7 4 (4.65%) VPN
8 3 (3.49%) SNMP
9 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.33%) WAN
10 1 (1.16%) NAS
10 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.16%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Back Office
2 2 (2.33%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.16%) Publishing
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Server Engineer
2 12 (13.95%) Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) IT Support
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Server Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Designer
8 6 (6.98%) Designer
9 4 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Administrator
10 3 (3.49%) Server Support
10 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Deskside Support
10 3 (3.49%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.02%) Clustering
2 7 (8.14%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.81%) PKI
3 5 (5.81%) iPhone
3 5 (5.81%) iPad
4 3 (3.49%) CMDB
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (61.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (18.60%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.47%) Linux
6 7 (8.14%) HPUX
6 7 (8.14%) UNIX
7 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (46.51%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
3 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.98%) Project Management
6 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.49%) Release Management
7 3 (3.49%) Migration
7 3 (3.49%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.49%) Change Management
7 3 (3.49%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.33%) Time Management
8 2 (2.33%) Service Management
8 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.16%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.16%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (1.16%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.44%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (27.91%) MCSE
3 21 (24.42%) MCP
4 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.98%) MCSA
6 2 (2.33%) CCA
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.16%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.16%) MCSD
7 1 (1.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.16%) MCDST
7 1 (1.16%) MCTS
7 1 (1.16%) MCITP
7 1 (1.16%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 60 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 39 (45.35%) Hyper-V
3 23 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (8.14%) UAG
6 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.49%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.33%) XenApp
7 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.16%) vSphere
8 1 (1.16%) XenServer
8 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.16%) VMware GSX
8 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 37 (43.02%) SCCM
2 12 (13.95%) SCOM
3 9 (10.47%) WSUS
4 7 (8.14%) SCSM
5 4 (4.65%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.16%) MOM
7 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.88%) VMware
3 25 (29.07%) HP
4 10 (11.63%) Citrix
5 9 (10.47%) Cisco
5 9 (10.47%) Dell
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.65%) Riverbed
7 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.65%) IBM
7 4 (4.65%) Meraki
8 3 (3.49%) Symantec
8 3 (3.49%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.49%) NetApp
9 1 (1.16%) Veritas
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
9 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.16%) CommVault
9 1 (1.16%) Intel
9 1 (1.16%) McAfee
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