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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 21.54% 6.45% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 10.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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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
22 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 33.85% 64.52% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -24.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) Clustering
7 8 (47.06%) ITIL
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 7 (41.18%) MCSE
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) MCP
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
11 4 (23.53%) VMware
12 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
12 3 (17.65%) Lync
12 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
13 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
13 2 (11.76%) Firewall
13 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
13 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (11.76%) MCITP
14 1 (5.88%) MCTS
14 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (5.88%) WebSphere

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (17.65%) Lync
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Server Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCSE
3 5 (29.41%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) MCTS
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint