The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 3.74% 2.70% 8.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 10.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £363 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +49.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 40 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 23.36% 27.03% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 7
Median daily rate £400 £388 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +38.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £10.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.50% +15.20%
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 Winchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Winchester 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 Winchester

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 11 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) ERD

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERD
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Northgate
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) SAP