The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 31 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.96% 4.46% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.18% 25.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 8
Average daily rate £330 £358 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £255 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £446 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 124 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.95% 17.84% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 36 69
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £13.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% +24.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.45 £21.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon -5 7 £350 -13.89% 2
Malmesbury - 1 - - 1
Salisbury - 1 £205 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows Server
3 26 (76.47%) VMware
4 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
5 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
7 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
8 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
10 14 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (38.24%) DNS
12 12 (35.29%) DHCP
12 12 (35.29%) ITIL
13 11 (32.35%) NetApp
13 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (32.35%) Migration
14 10 (29.41%) VMware ESX
14 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (29.41%) Cisco
14 10 (29.41%) MCSE
14 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (29.41%) vSphere
15 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (23.53%) MCSA
16 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (23.53%) WSUS
17 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.82%) IIS
6 1 (2.94%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
2 12 (35.29%) DHCP
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall
5 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) MPLS
7 1 (2.94%) Multicast
7 1 (2.94%) NX-OS
7 1 (2.94%) RTP
7 1 (2.94%) Skype
7 1 (2.94%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) CppUnit
1 1 (2.94%) MSTest
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) CESG
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows Server
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (32.35%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 2 (5.88%) Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) High Availability
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) MCSE
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) MCSA
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.82%) CCNA
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (8.82%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (29.41%) VMware ESX
4 10 (29.41%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) WSUS
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.94%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) NetApp
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) Sophos
6 5 (14.71%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) Veeam
8 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.88%) Citrix
9 2 (5.88%) Dell
9 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.94%) Lotus
10 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.94%) Splunk
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