The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 99 67 84
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 49 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 2.46% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.91% 11.09% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 14
Median daily rate £363 £265 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.79% -26.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £301 £298
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.75 £22.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.59% -56.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.48 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +8.70%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
460 442 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.91% 22.23% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 251 183
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £35.50 £16.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Leeds -29 10 £313 - 14
Halifax +3 3 £430 +114.75% 1
Bradford +9 1 - - 2
Castleford - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 8 (24.24%) SAN
9 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (21.21%) Finance
10 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
11 6 (18.18%) HP
11 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
12 5 (15.15%) Citrix
12 5 (15.15%) DNS
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco
12 5 (15.15%) IBM
12 5 (15.15%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
13 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
13 4 (12.12%) WebSphere

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (12.12%) FileNet
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 1 (3.03%) DMZ
6 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) NAS
6 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.03%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) Telepresence
6 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) FileNet Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.12%) Unix
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.03%) AIX
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
9 1 (3.03%) SUSE
9 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) E-Discovery
2 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) High Availability
3 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.03%) Information Management
4 1 (3.03%) ITSM
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.03%) Server Building
4 1 (3.03%) Server Patching
4 1 (3.03%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
4 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) vCloud
5 2 (6.06%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) NFS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.18%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Citrix
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 3 (9.09%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) F5
9 1 (3.03%) iManage
9 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.03%) Polycom
9 1 (3.03%) Proofpoint
9 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.03%) Zerto
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