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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 1.23% 5.56% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£300 £163 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.04% +35.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
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
16 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 19.75% 38.89% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £300 £163 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.04% -40.99%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.25 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware