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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 83 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.70% 2.52% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.94% 11.88% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 24
Median daily rate £325 £375 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +102.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £226 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £444 £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
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
441 463 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.46% 21.25% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 274 183
Median daily rate £400 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £197 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 37 23
Median hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.12 £9.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -10 30 £325 -13.33% 11
Halifax -5 1 £430 +7.50%
Wakefield - 1 £325 - 1
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) Windows Server
3 36 (65.45%) VMware
4 32 (58.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (52.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
6 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
7 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
8 20 (36.36%) SAN
9 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (30.91%) Linux
11 16 (29.09%) Citrix
12 14 (25.45%) SQL
13 13 (23.64%) Oracle
13 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
14 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
15 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
16 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
16 10 (18.18%) LAN
16 10 (18.18%) WAN
16 10 (18.18%) Firewall
17 9 (16.36%) Finance
17 9 (16.36%) NetApp
17 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
17 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
18 8 (14.55%) Unix
18 8 (14.55%) ITIL
18 8 (14.55%) DNS

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 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) FileNet
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) SAN
2 10 (18.18%) Firewall
2 10 (18.18%) LAN
2 10 (18.18%) WAN
3 8 (14.55%) DNS
4 5 (9.09%) DHCP
4 5 (9.09%) VPN
5 4 (7.27%) NAS
6 3 (5.45%) SSL
6 3 (5.45%) VoIP
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.64%) MPLS
7 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.82%) HTTP
8 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.82%) LDAP
8 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.82%) SMTP
8 1 (1.82%) SNMP
8 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.82%) QlikView
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Legal
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Administrator
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) DBA
8 4 (7.27%) FileNet Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
1 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.64%) SCADA
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
5 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) Windows Server
3 32 (58.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (30.91%) Linux
6 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
8 8 (14.55%) Unix
9 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.82%) AIX
11 1 (1.82%) CentOS
11 1 (1.82%) Solaris
11 1 (1.82%) SUSE
11 1 (1.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Service Management
4 4 (7.27%) E-Discovery
4 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.64%) DevOps
6 2 (3.64%) High Availability
6 2 (3.64%) Microservices
6 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.64%) Scrum
7 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.82%) Information Management
7 1 (1.82%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) MCSE
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.45%) MCSA
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.64%) MCITP
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO22301
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (52.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.09%) XenApp
6 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.45%) vSphere
8 2 (3.64%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.64%) vCloud
8 2 (3.64%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.82%) Squid
9 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) SCOM
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) WSUS
5 1 (1.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.82%) Opsview
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) VMware
2 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.09%) Citrix
4 13 (23.64%) Oracle
5 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
6 9 (16.36%) NetApp
7 8 (14.55%) Cisco
8 7 (12.73%) HP
9 5 (9.09%) F5
9 5 (9.09%) IBM
10 4 (7.27%) CommVault
10 4 (7.27%) Symantec
11 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.45%) iManage
11 3 (5.45%) Reuters
11 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
11 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
11 3 (5.45%) Zerto
12 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.64%) WatchGuard
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