The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gosport 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 29 March 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
Hampshire / Gosport
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gosport - 8.45% 10.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.22% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £447 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £313 £308
% change year-on-year +7.60% +1.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Gosport with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Gosport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 0 37 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gosport - 52.11% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 4
Median daily rate - £423 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Gosport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gosport 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 Gosport

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gosport