Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 42 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 -20 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 6 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.80% 1.32% 6.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.85% 7.50% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Basingstoke median daily rate £140 £314 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.41% -3.38% +12.07%
10th Percentile £100 £308 £238
90th Percentile £359 £464 £420
Hampshire median daily rate £389 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +14.34% +4.62% -5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £18.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +164.71% -9.33% -16.67%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 80 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 23.64% 17.66% 27.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 63
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -0.76%
10th Percentile £135 £113 £213
90th Percentile £403 £500 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 15
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £14.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -21.10% +28.41%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £12.33
90th Percentile £18.50 £16.95 £19.38
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.88 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +32.50% -14.29% +2.94%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (50.00%) McAfee
6 8 (50.00%) PKI
6 8 (50.00%) SCOM
6 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
7 7 (43.75%) Solaris
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (43.75%) Unix
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (37.50%) vSphere
8 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (37.50%) Internet
8 6 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (37.50%) IIS
8 6 (37.50%) Apache
8 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
8 6 (37.50%) DHCP
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) WSUS
9 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (31.25%) Patch Management

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Skype
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 4 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) Solaris
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
1 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCOM
2 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (31.25%) WSUS
4 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
5 1 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) McAfee
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Lumension
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Samsung
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas