Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 29 49
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.10% 4.65% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.59% 21.62% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 1
Derbyshire median daily rate £300 £158 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.48% -37.00% -9.09%
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £265 £245
% change year-on-year +5.66% +8.16% -9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.85 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -45.00% -16.67%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year -7.69% -8.45% -22.83%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 128 111 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 24.43% 21.51% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 55
Derbyshire median daily rate £320 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -20.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £214 £125 £169
90th Percentile £438 £504 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £330 £330
% change year-on-year -1.52% - +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 20
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -6.07% -20.95%
10th Percentile £14.62 £8.69 £10.29
90th Percentile £30.23 £38.28 £18.20
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.80
% change year-on-year +15.38% +1.56% -5.19%

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 17 January 2018. 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 -10 8 - - 3
Alfreton -1 2 £300 +140.00%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) SCCM
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms

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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Demantra
2 1 (9.09%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) 3G
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Development Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Development Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) HPUX
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Break/Fix
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) SAP