The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 4.76% 8.33% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.61 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% +16.28%
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 30.95% 25.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £230 £310 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wokingham 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 Wokingham

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (33.33%) AppSense
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) CCA
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) EdgeSight

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CCA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) AppSense
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft