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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 64 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.17% 6.04% 4.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.51% 22.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £318 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -23.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £243 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.75 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.80% +17.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
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
158 100 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.57% 27.47% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 61 43
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £185 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £431 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-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 20 April 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 20 April 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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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 -2 17 £420 +17.89%
Crawley +5 15 £388 +109.45% 4
Haywards Heath - 7 - - 3
Gatwick -11 1 £300 -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (71.95%) Active Directory
3 46 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
5 39 (47.56%) ITIL
6 38 (46.34%) VMware
7 34 (41.46%) SCCM
8 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
9 27 (32.93%) MS Exchange
9 27 (32.93%) DNS
9 27 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (32.93%) Hyper-V
10 26 (31.71%) HP
11 24 (29.27%) SQL
12 23 (28.05%) IIS
12 23 (28.05%) SharePoint
13 22 (26.83%) Clustering
14 20 (24.39%) SAN
15 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (21.95%) DHCP
17 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (20.73%) Office 365
18 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (17.07%) PowerShell
19 13 (15.85%) Windows 7
19 13 (15.85%) MCSE
20 12 (14.63%) Cisco
20 12 (14.63%) ITIL V3
21 11 (13.41%) WSUS
21 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 27 (32.93%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.05%) IIS
2 23 (28.05%) SharePoint
3 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (8.54%) Lync
7 6 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Office
2 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.73%) Office 365
2 5 (6.10%) IaaS
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.93%) DNS
2 20 (24.39%) SAN
3 18 (21.95%) DHCP
4 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (8.54%) Firewall
6 6 (7.32%) Internet
6 6 (7.32%) VPN
7 5 (6.10%) LAN
8 4 (4.88%) WAN
9 2 (2.44%) SNMP
9 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.22%) PBX
10 1 (1.22%) DMZ
10 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Back Office
2 3 (3.66%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Server Engineer
2 13 (15.85%) Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (8.54%) IT Support
7 6 (7.32%) Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) MDX
1 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Clustering
2 9 (10.98%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.10%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.10%) PKI
4 4 (4.88%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.66%) iPhone
5 3 (3.66%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) CMDB
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.85%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.98%) Linux
6 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.54%) HPUX
7 7 (8.54%) UNIX
8 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) ITIL
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL V3
3 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.54%) Migration
6 5 (6.10%) Change Management
6 5 (6.10%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.44%) Time Management
9 2 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.44%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.44%) Service Management
10 1 (1.22%) CRM
10 1 (1.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.27%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.98%) X++
3 9 (10.98%) C#
3 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.76%) VBScript
5 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.85%) MCSE
3 11 (13.41%) MCP
4 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.10%) MCSA
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.44%) CCA
9 1 (1.22%) MCDST
9 1 (1.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 59 (71.95%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (32.93%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.54%) UAG
4 4 (4.88%) vSphere
5 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.22%) VMware GSX
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (41.46%) SCCM
2 11 (13.41%) WSUS
3 10 (12.20%) SCOM
4 7 (8.54%) SCSM
5 4 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.22%) MOM
6 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.22%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
2 38 (46.34%) VMware
3 26 (31.71%) HP
4 12 (14.63%) Cisco
5 10 (12.20%) Dell
6 9 (10.98%) Tableau
7 7 (8.54%) Citrix
8 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.88%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.88%) Meraki
9 4 (4.88%) IBM
10 3 (3.66%) NetApp
10 3 (3.66%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.66%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.22%) Symantec
11 1 (1.22%) McAfee
11 1 (1.22%) Sophos
11 1 (1.22%) Intel
11 1 (1.22%) Apple
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