The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 20 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 10.53% 5.29% 12.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 15.63% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £294 £381 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.95% -7.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £240 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £475 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £18.61
% change year-on-year -17.85% +12.87%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 49 64 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 36.84% 33.86% 49.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 50
Median daily rate £300 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +7.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £228 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Crawley over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) Linux
5 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Symantec
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Back Office
8 2 (11.76%) Unix
8 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) IBM
8 2 (11.76%) DHCP
8 2 (11.76%) DNS
8 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.76%) WSUS
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp
8 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
9 1 (5.88%) iSeries
9 1 (5.88%) Invoice Processing
9 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
9 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (5.88%) PMO
9 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Online Betting
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) IT Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) IT Operations Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) BYOD
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Server Building
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMBOK
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) MobileIron