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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.03% 8.33% 10.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.87% 24.46% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 28
Median daily rate £350 £343 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +55.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £232 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £413 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.05% +68.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.46 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +15.37%
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
171 184 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.59% 34.07% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 103 84
Median daily rate £365 £340 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +93.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -9 9 £350 -15.15% 3
East Grinstead - 3 £325 -
Gatwick -2 2 £350 +4.86%
Worthing -25 2 £325 - 1
Horsham - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (78.79%) Windows Server
4 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 20 (60.61%) VMware
6 13 (39.39%) SCCM
7 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (30.30%) Firewall
9 9 (27.27%) Citrix
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 9 (27.27%) LAN
9 9 (27.27%) WAN
9 9 (27.27%) ITIL
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (24.24%) Finance
10 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
11 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
11 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
11 7 (21.21%) HP
12 6 (18.18%) DHCP
12 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 6 (18.18%) MCP
12 6 (18.18%) SAN
12 6 (18.18%) DNS
12 6 (18.18%) Back Office
12 6 (18.18%) Migration
12 6 (18.18%) PowerShell

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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) IaaS
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.09%) Mimecast
4 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) LAN
2 9 (27.27%) WAN
3 6 (18.18%) DHCP
3 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) SAN
4 5 (15.15%) Internet
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
5 4 (12.12%) MPLS
5 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) AdminStudio
1 2 (6.06%) InstallShield
1 2 (6.06%) MSI
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Online Betting
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Network Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Network Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) BYOD
2 4 (12.12%) iSeries
2 4 (12.12%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (78.79%) Windows Server
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.12%) Unix
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
4 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) ISMS
4 4 (12.12%) Planning and Forecasting
4 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Security Auditing
4 4 (12.12%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) C
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) MCP
3 5 (15.15%) MCSA
3 5 (15.15%) MCSE
4 4 (12.12%) CISSP
4 4 (12.12%) SANS
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) SSCP
5 2 (6.06%) MCDST
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
1 4 (12.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) XenApp
3 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.12%) BitLocker
5 3 (9.09%) XenServer
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Citrix
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) 3PAR
7 4 (12.12%) Qualys
7 4 (12.12%) Splunk
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.06%) CommVault
9 2 (6.06%) EMC
9 2 (6.06%) IBM
9 2 (6.06%) Juniper
9 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 2 (6.06%) Veeam
10 1 (3.03%) Lotus