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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 73 94 65
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.66% 0.73% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 3.57% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 21
Median daily rate £450 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
270 392 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.62% 20.32% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 224 269
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £11.77 £15.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +14 21 £450 +50.00% 8
Bradford - 3 £425 - 11
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (66.18%) Windows Server
3 42 (61.76%) Linux
4 35 (51.47%) DevOps
5 33 (48.53%) DNS
6 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (36.76%) Splunk
8 24 (35.29%) VMware
9 23 (33.82%) Ubuntu
10 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
11 21 (30.88%) SMTP
12 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
12 20 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
14 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (26.47%) CSS
14 18 (26.47%) XML
14 18 (26.47%) HTML
14 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
14 18 (26.47%) Python
14 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (25.00%) LDAP
15 17 (25.00%) IIS
15 17 (25.00%) SNMP
16 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
17 14 (20.59%) Puppet
17 14 (20.59%) Octopus Deploy
17 14 (20.59%) Opscode Chef

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 17 (25.00%) IIS
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.35%) nginx
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (48.53%) DNS
2 21 (30.88%) SMTP
3 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 17 (25.00%) LDAP
4 17 (25.00%) SNMP
5 12 (17.65%) DHCP
6 11 (16.18%) Firewall
7 9 (13.24%) LAN
7 9 (13.24%) WAN
8 7 (10.29%) SAN
9 5 (7.35%) SSL
10 4 (5.88%) FTP
10 4 (5.88%) HTTP
10 4 (5.88%) HTTPS
10 4 (5.88%) Telnet
11 2 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (2.94%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.94%) VPN
11 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (13.24%) TeamCity
3 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (16.18%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Administrator
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Hardware Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Server Support
5 6 (8.82%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Storage Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server Support
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) DevOps Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Splunk Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Automation Specialist
7 4 (5.88%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) PowerShell Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) CSS
1 18 (26.47%) HTML
1 18 (26.47%) XML
2 7 (10.29%) Web Services
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (66.18%) Windows Server
3 42 (61.76%) Linux
4 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (33.82%) Ubuntu
6 20 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.29%) Android
9 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
10 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
11 4 (5.88%) CentOS
11 4 (5.88%) Unix
12 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.47%) SUSE
12 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) DevOps
2 14 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (19.12%) ITIL
4 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (8.82%) Server Building
7 5 (7.35%) Microservices
8 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.88%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum
9 3 (4.41%) Fault Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) High Availability
9 3 (4.41%) Migration
9 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.41%) SIEM
9 3 (4.41%) Validation
10 2 (2.94%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
1 18 (26.47%) Python
2 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.29%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) AWS Certification
1 6 (8.82%) MCSE
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.94%) CCA
3 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.94%) OCP
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) CCDP
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.65%) Docker
2 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.18%) vSphere
4 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
5 7 (10.29%) XenApp
6 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.41%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.94%) vCloud
8 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.94%) VMware GSX
9 1 (1.47%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (20.59%) Puppet
2 8 (11.76%) SCOM
3 5 (7.35%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.94%) Salt
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) Opsview
5 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Splunk
2 24 (35.29%) VMware
3 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
5 13 (19.12%) Citrix
6 6 (8.82%) Cisco
6 6 (8.82%) ThinPrint
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle
8 3 (4.41%) Avaya
8 3 (4.41%) Brocade
8 3 (4.41%) EMC
8 3 (4.41%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) NetApp
8 3 (4.41%) Symantec
9 2 (2.94%) Genesys
9 2 (2.94%) Veeam
9 2 (2.94%) Verint
10 1 (1.47%) Apple
10 1 (1.47%) CommVault
10 1 (1.47%) Hitachi
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