Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 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 19 November 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
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 5.88% 6.90% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Dunstable median daily rate - - £130
Bedfordshire median daily rate £130 £275 £350
% change year-on-year -52.73% -21.43% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dunstable median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -62.16%

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 Dunstable with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dunstable
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 32.35% 20.69% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Dunstable median daily rate £325 £295 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.17% -0.84% -17.93%
10th Percentile £271 £187 £152
90th Percentile £513 £399 £498
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dunstable median hourly rate - - £15.86
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year +78.57% -54.51% +146.22%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Dunstable

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Office Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix