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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.06% 6.67% 3.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 29.52% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 6
Average daily rate £305 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £213 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £420 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.15% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
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
135 105 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.84% 22.58% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 60 42
Average daily rate £363 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £170 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.67% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £13.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Haywards Heath +1 4 - -
Crawley -16 2 £305 -23.75% 2
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
5 10 (47.62%) MS Office
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) DHCP
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
8 6 (28.57%) SCCM
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) Internet
10 4 (19.05%) MCP
10 4 (19.05%) MCSE
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
10 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (19.05%) Office 365
11 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) AdminStudio
1 2 (9.52%) InstallShield
1 2 (9.52%) MSI
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Service Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Packager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Migration Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Migration Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (14.29%) PKI
4 2 (9.52%) Replication
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) BYOD
5 1 (4.76%) iSeries
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.76%) Unix
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
9 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Application Discovery
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Logistics
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCP
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) UAG
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
6 2 (9.52%) CommVault
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) Veeam
7 1 (4.76%) Kaseya
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.76%) Sun
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