The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Worthing region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 15.69% - 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate £356 - £161
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £164
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 49.02% 35.90% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 5
Average daily rate £300 £345 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +109.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Clustering
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) MCPD
6 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
6 3 (27.27%) MCDBA
6 3 (27.27%) MCP
6 3 (27.27%) MCSD
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Migration

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCPD
2 3 (27.27%) MCDBA
2 3 (27.27%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSD
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix