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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 19 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 7.29% 2.99% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 12.90% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £438 £304 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.03% +6.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Winchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 30.21% 23.13% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 8
Median daily rate £435 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £8.68 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.69% -18.03%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) XenServer
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) Avaya
7 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) PKI
7 2 (22.22%) Intel Security

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 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSD
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) XenServer
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Avaya
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) SAP