The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / Yorkshire
Rank 80 99 59
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -40
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 39 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.93% 1.40% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.74% 6.37% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 40
Median daily rate £375 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.70 £9.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
431 612 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.80% 21.90% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 360 340
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +26 23 £450 +28.57% 19
South Yorkshire -6 10 £291 +1.30% 4
North Yorkshire +4 9 £300 +37.14% 2
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (65.74%) Windows Server
3 53 (49.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
6 44 (40.74%) Linux
7 43 (39.81%) VMware
8 39 (36.11%) DNS
9 36 (33.33%) DevOps
10 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 25 (23.15%) Splunk
13 24 (22.22%) Ubuntu
14 23 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (20.37%) SCCM
15 22 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
16 21 (19.44%) ITIL
16 21 (19.44%) TCP/IP
16 21 (19.44%) SMTP
16 21 (19.44%) Citrix
17 20 (18.52%) IIS
17 20 (18.52%) Firewall
18 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (16.67%) CSS
19 18 (16.67%) HTML
19 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
19 18 (16.67%) XML

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (18.52%) IIS
4 6 (5.56%) nginx
5 5 (4.63%) Apache
5 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Office
2 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.63%) PaaS
4 4 (3.70%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (36.11%) DNS
2 21 (19.44%) SMTP
2 21 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 20 (18.52%) Firewall
4 18 (16.67%) DHCP
5 17 (15.74%) LDAP
5 17 (15.74%) SNMP
6 15 (13.89%) SAN
7 14 (12.96%) LAN
7 14 (12.96%) WAN
8 8 (7.41%) Network Security
9 7 (6.48%) NetScaler
10 6 (5.56%) SSL
11 5 (4.63%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.70%) FTP
12 4 (3.70%) HTTP
12 4 (3.70%) HTTPS
12 4 (3.70%) Telnet
12 4 (3.70%) VoIP
12 4 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 8 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.41%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (7.41%) Law
2 3 (2.78%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 15 (13.89%) Administrator
2 15 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Windows Server Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Server Support
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Server Support
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Hardware Specialist
8 6 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
9 5 (4.63%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Consultant
9 5 (4.63%) DevOps Specialist
9 5 (4.63%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.67%) CSS
1 18 (16.67%) HTML
1 18 (16.67%) XML
2 7 (6.48%) Web Services
3 2 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) LAMP
4 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.93%) WAP
4 1 (0.93%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.63%) NHS
3 3 (2.78%) Clustering
3 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (65.74%) Windows Server
3 53 (49.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (40.74%) Linux
5 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (22.22%) Ubuntu
7 21 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 7 (6.48%) Android
10 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
10 5 (4.63%) Unix
11 4 (3.70%) CentOS
11 4 (3.70%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.93%) Solaris
13 1 (0.93%) SUSE
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) DevOps
2 21 (19.44%) ITIL
3 14 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.41%) Migration
6 7 (6.48%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 7 (6.48%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 6 (5.56%) Server Building
8 5 (4.63%) High Availability
8 5 (4.63%) Microservices
9 4 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.70%) Disk Encryption
9 4 (3.70%) Fault Analysis
9 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (3.70%) Project Management
9 4 (3.70%) Scrum
9 4 (3.70%) SIEM
9 4 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 18 (16.67%) Python
2 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.19%) SQL
4 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby
5 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) MCSE
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.56%) AWS Certification
2 6 (5.56%) CCA
2 6 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.70%) Degree
4 3 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.85%) OCP
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.93%) CCDP
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 23 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.96%) vSphere
3 14 (12.96%) XenDesktop
4 13 (12.04%) Docker
5 12 (11.11%) XenApp
6 9 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 7 (6.48%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
9 4 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.78%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.85%) vCloud
11 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.85%) VMware GSX
12 1 (0.93%) OpenSIPS
12 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.93%) Squid
12 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) SCCM
2 14 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (12.96%) Puppet
3 9 (8.33%) SCOM
4 7 (6.48%) Backup Exec
5 6 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (4.63%) NetVault Backup
6 5 (4.63%) WSUS
7 2 (1.85%) Ansible
7 2 (1.85%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.85%) Salt
8 1 (0.93%) DameWare
8 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.93%) Opsview
8 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.93%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 43 (39.81%) VMware
3 25 (23.15%) Splunk
4 21 (19.44%) Citrix
5 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
6 14 (12.96%) Cisco
7 8 (7.41%) HP
7 8 (7.41%) Symantec
8 7 (6.48%) NetApp
9 6 (5.56%) Avaya
9 6 (5.56%) ThinPrint
9 6 (5.56%) Verint
10 5 (4.63%) Dell
11 4 (3.70%) AppSense
11 4 (3.70%) EMC
11 4 (3.70%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.70%) Oracle
11 4 (3.70%) Veritas
12 3 (2.78%) Brocade
12 3 (2.78%) Veeam
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