Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 July 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.88% 1.49% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 8.64% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Derbyshire median daily rate £150 £388 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.29% +27.05% -6.15%
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £325 £250
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.85 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.75% +53.85% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -29.00% +11.11% +20.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 81 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 23.68% 17.27% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 44 35
Derbyshire median daily rate £325 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71% +94.44%
10th Percentile £130 £123 £291
90th Percentile £438 £488 £433
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -10.00% +15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +0.97% -8.04%
10th Percentile £11.95 £9.75 £10.95
90th Percentile £15.65 £20.00 £20.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.07% +7.41% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -19 4 £150 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) 3G
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) QMS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (20.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Demantra
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) 3G
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware