The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 14.42% 18.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.12% 32.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £17.50 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -20.90%
Windows Server 2008
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 32.69% 56.82% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 7
Average daily rate £440 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (61.90%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) HP
6 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
6 11 (52.38%) SAN
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (47.62%) Clustering
7 10 (47.62%) DNS
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 9 (42.86%) ITIL
8 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
10 6 (28.57%) SCCM
10 6 (28.57%) SCOM
10 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 5 (23.81%) SCSM
11 5 (23.81%) Firewall
11 5 (23.81%) MCP
11 5 (23.81%) UNIX
11 5 (23.81%) HPUX
12 4 (19.05%) MCSE
12 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
13 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
2 10 (47.62%) DNS
3 7 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Support
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Support
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) HPUX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCP
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCA
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) SCSM
3 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco