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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.68% 1.28% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 6.82% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £150 £350 £241
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +45.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year +3.17% +0.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

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 71 44 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 23.99% 18.72% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 16
Median daily rate £300 £370 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +6.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Median hourly rate £14.20 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.00% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Derby - 2 £150 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
5 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
5 12 (57.14%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) Unix
6 11 (52.38%) HPUX
6 11 (52.38%) PL/SQL
6 11 (52.38%) SQL
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle
6 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle 11i
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (52.38%) Finance
6 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
7 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
8 9 (42.86%) .NET
9 8 (38.10%) DNS
10 7 (33.33%) XML
10 7 (33.33%) Workflow
10 7 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (33.33%) SnowdropKCS
10 7 (33.33%) Demantra

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 7 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle 11i
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (33.33%) Demantra
2 7 (33.33%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) Kerberos
3 5 (23.81%) LDAP
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (19.05%) DTS
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (19.05%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Applications Support
2 10 (47.62%) Applications Support Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Development Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Development Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) ADSI
4 2 (9.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
1 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
5 12 (57.14%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) Unix
6 11 (52.38%) HPUX
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 5 (23.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) QMS
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Document Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PL/SQL
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.76%) MIIS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Intel Security
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Rackspace