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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 48 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 11 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.96% 1.62% 10.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 5.19% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 27
Median daily rate £240 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £444 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
100 212 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.61% 31.31% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 150 49
Median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 22
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +18 8 £240 -41.81% 1
Worthing - 1 £235 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
7 9 (52.94%) Migration
8 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
9 7 (41.18%) DHCP
9 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
9 7 (41.18%) VMware
10 6 (35.29%) Office 365
10 6 (35.29%) DNS
11 5 (29.41%) MS Office
11 5 (29.41%) NAS
11 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
12 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
13 3 (17.65%) Apple
13 3 (17.65%) SSL
13 3 (17.65%) HP
13 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 3 (17.65%) ITIL
13 3 (17.65%) VPN
13 3 (17.65%) ADSL
13 3 (17.65%) Citrix
13 3 (17.65%) Firewall
13 3 (17.65%) Network Design

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 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) NAS
4 3 (17.65%) ADSL
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) SSL
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Server Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (11.76%) Exchange Support
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Server Support
7 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) AS400
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.88%) iSeries
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Server Building
3 2 (11.76%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.88%) SEO
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) PowerCLI
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Apple
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
3 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL
3 3 (17.65%) Veeam
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Wyse