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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.08% 2.57% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.84% 9.71% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £231 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -31.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £187 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £274 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +13.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -2.73%
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
98 103 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.49% 26.48% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 88
Average daily rate £375 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £130 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Crawley +15 9 £248 +45.58% 7
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
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 24 November 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) Active Directory
3 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
3 45 (56.96%) MS Exchange
4 40 (50.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (50.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (37.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (35.44%) VMware
7 26 (32.91%) ITIL
8 25 (31.65%) MCSE
9 22 (27.85%) MCP
10 21 (26.58%) SCCM
11 20 (25.32%) Clustering
12 18 (22.78%) SharePoint
12 18 (22.78%) Hyper-V
13 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (20.25%) Office 365
13 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
13 16 (20.25%) Citrix
14 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (17.72%) DHCP
15 14 (17.72%) DNS
15 14 (17.72%) MS Office
16 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
16 13 (16.46%) Linux
17 12 (15.19%) Blackberry
17 12 (15.19%) Project Management
17 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (15.19%) ITIL V3
18 11 (13.92%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 45 (56.96%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.78%) SharePoint
3 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (11.39%) Lync
7 7 (8.86%) IIS
8 5 (6.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (6.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) IaaS
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) DHCP
1 14 (17.72%) DNS
2 11 (13.92%) LAN
3 10 (12.66%) SAN
3 10 (12.66%) Internet
4 7 (8.86%) WAN
4 7 (8.86%) Firewall
5 6 (7.59%) VPN
6 5 (6.33%) SNMP
6 5 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (5.06%) VoIP
7 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.53%) LDAP
9 2 (2.53%) PBX
9 2 (2.53%) Network Security
9 2 (2.53%) MPLS
9 2 (2.53%) Wireless
10 1 (1.27%) DMZ
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Server Engineer
2 16 (20.25%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Designer
7 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Designer
8 5 (6.33%) IT Support
9 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.06%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Administrator
9 4 (5.06%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (3.80%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Clustering
2 12 (15.19%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.33%) iPhone
3 5 (6.33%) PKI
3 5 (6.33%) iPad
4 4 (5.06%) CMDB
5 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.53%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (50.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 40 (50.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
4 13 (16.46%) Linux
5 8 (10.13%) Mac OS X
6 7 (8.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.06%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.27%) HPUX
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Project Management
2 12 (15.19%) ITIL V3
3 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.86%) Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.06%) Release Management
7 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.80%) Change Management
8 2 (2.53%) Network Management
8 2 (2.53%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.53%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.27%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.27%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.27%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.27%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.27%) Data Architecture
9 1 (1.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) C
3 2 (2.53%) VBScript
3 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (31.65%) MCSE
3 22 (27.85%) MCP
4 6 (7.59%) MCSA
4 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) MCITP
6 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.53%) CCNP
6 2 (2.53%) CCNA
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.27%) MCTS
7 1 (1.27%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.27%) MCSD
7 1 (1.27%) MCPD
7 1 (1.27%) Degree
7 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (73.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.78%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (7.59%) vSphere
6 5 (6.33%) UAG
7 4 (5.06%) XenApp
8 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (26.58%) SCCM
2 5 (6.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.06%) SCOM
4 3 (3.80%) WSUS
5 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.44%) VMware
3 16 (20.25%) Citrix
4 7 (8.86%) HP
5 6 (7.59%) NetApp
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.33%) Symantec
7 4 (5.06%) Dell
7 4 (5.06%) Cisco
8 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 2 (2.53%) Juniper
9 1 (1.27%) Lotus
9 1 (1.27%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.27%) Capita
9 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.27%) F5
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