The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / Hampshire
Rank 54 37 26
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 63 113 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.38% 5.18% 6.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.99% 19.22% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 64
Median daily rate £400 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -6.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £447 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £310
% change year-on-year +8.00% +0.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -16.66%  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 485 588 744
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.05% 26.95% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 378 364
Median daily rate £400 £360 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 31 52
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.15 £40.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Hook -4 14 £325 +3.17%
Winchester +13 10 £450 +59.29%
Southampton +10 6 £388 +29.16% 1
Aldershot - 4 £318 -
Portsmouth -6 3 £450 - 1
Havant -3 2 - - 2
Basingstoke -12 2 £314 -5.20% 2
Andover - 1 £538 - 1
Fareham - 1 £275 - 5
Liss - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 145 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 98 (67.59%) VMware
4 91 (62.76%) Microsoft
5 84 (57.93%) Active Directory
6 74 (51.03%) Security Cleared
7 73 (50.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (48.97%) PowerShell
9 57 (39.31%) SC Cleared
10 55 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 45 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 43 (29.66%) SQL Server
13 41 (28.28%) SQL
13 41 (28.28%) Citrix
14 39 (26.90%) ITIL
15 37 (25.52%) vSphere
16 35 (24.14%) Skype for Business
17 34 (23.45%) Windows 7
18 32 (22.07%) VMware ESXi
19 30 (20.69%) Firewall
20 29 (20.00%) VBScript
21 28 (19.31%) Microsoft Certification
21 28 (19.31%) MS Exchange
22 25 (17.24%) Linux
22 25 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
23 24 (16.55%) Cisco
23 24 (16.55%) XenServer
24 22 (15.17%) XenDesktop
24 22 (15.17%) Unix
25 21 (14.48%) Skype

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 35 (24.14%) Skype for Business
2 28 (19.31%) MS Exchange
3 25 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.21%) IIS
4 9 (6.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.69%) Apache
8 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) SaaS
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.45%) Office 365
3 2 (1.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.69%) Firewall
2 21 (14.48%) Skype
3 19 (13.10%) SAN
4 18 (12.41%) DNS
5 17 (11.72%) NetScaler
6 13 (8.97%) VoIP
7 12 (8.28%) DHCP
8 9 (6.21%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.14%) Unified Communications
10 5 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (3.45%) Wireshark
11 4 (2.76%) Internet
11 4 (2.76%) Wireless
12 3 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.07%) LAN
12 3 (2.07%) MPLS
12 3 (2.07%) PSTN
12 3 (2.07%) VPN
12 3 (2.07%) WAN
13 2 (1.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 9 (6.21%) MySQL
7 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.83%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.83%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.76%) DB2
10 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MSI
2 2 (1.38%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (4.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.38%) Local Government
2 2 (1.38%) Military
3 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (26.21%) Wintel Engineer
2 16 (11.03%) Analyst
3 12 (8.28%) Consultant
3 12 (8.28%) DBA
4 10 (6.90%) Designer
4 10 (6.90%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (6.21%) Server Engineer
5 9 (6.21%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 8 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (5.52%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.52%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (4.83%) Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (4.14%) Lync Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.14%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Windows Specialist
9 5 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.79%) XML
2 4 (2.76%) CSS
2 4 (2.76%) Middleware
3 2 (1.38%) HTML
3 2 (1.38%) REST
3 2 (1.38%) SOAP
3 2 (1.38%) Web Services
4 1 (0.69%) JSF
4 1 (0.69%) LAMP
4 1 (0.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.59%) PKI
2 10 (6.90%) Clustering
3 7 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.14%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.45%) HACMP
5 5 (3.45%) Replication
6 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.76%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.69%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 145 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 73 (50.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (23.45%) Windows 7
6 25 (17.24%) Linux
7 22 (15.17%) Unix
8 17 (11.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (7.59%) AIX
10 5 (3.45%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.69%) CentOS
13 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.90%) ITIL
2 18 (12.41%) Customer Requirements
3 17 (11.72%) Change Management
4 13 (8.97%) TOGAF
5 11 (7.59%) Software Deployment
5 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
6 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (5.52%) Information Security
7 8 (5.52%) Integration Testing
7 8 (5.52%) Validation
8 7 (4.83%) Open Source
9 6 (4.14%) Migration
9 6 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.14%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (4.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.14%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (3.45%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.45%) ITSM
10 5 (3.45%) Patch Management
10 5 (3.45%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (48.97%) PowerShell
2 41 (28.28%) SQL
3 29 (20.00%) VBScript
4 5 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.07%) Java
6 2 (1.38%) VB
7 1 (0.69%) C
7 1 (0.69%) Perl
7 1 (0.69%) PHP
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (51.03%) Security Cleared
2 57 (39.31%) SC Cleared
3 28 (19.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.41%) MCITP
5 17 (11.72%) MCSA
6 11 (7.59%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.14%) CISSP
8 5 (3.45%) ISEB
8 5 (3.45%) ISTQB
8 5 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (3.45%) MCSE
9 4 (2.76%) Degree
9 4 (2.76%) GCIH
9 4 (2.76%) GIAC
9 4 (2.76%) MCTS
10 3 (2.07%) CCNA
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.38%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (2.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 84 (57.93%) Active Directory
2 55 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (25.52%) vSphere
4 32 (22.07%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (16.55%) XenServer
6 22 (15.17%) XenDesktop
7 18 (12.41%) Hyper-V
7 18 (12.41%) VMware ESX
8 15 (10.34%) XenApp
9 11 (7.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (4.83%) Firmware
11 5 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (3.45%) Terminal Services
12 4 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (1.38%) Docker
14 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.69%) Shibboleth
15 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (13.79%) SCCM
2 8 (5.52%) SCOM
3 7 (4.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (3.45%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.76%) Puppet
5 4 (2.76%) WSUS
6 3 (2.07%) EdgeSight
6 3 (2.07%) SafeCom
6 3 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.69%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 98 (67.59%) VMware
2 91 (62.76%) Microsoft
3 41 (28.28%) Citrix
4 24 (16.55%) Cisco
5 18 (12.41%) Red Hat
6 17 (11.72%) HP
7 15 (10.34%) Oracle
8 14 (9.66%) NetApp
9 13 (8.97%) Intel Security
10 9 (6.21%) IBM
11 5 (3.45%) Dell
11 5 (3.45%) Lumension
11 5 (3.45%) Sonus
12 4 (2.76%) Avaya
12 4 (2.76%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.76%) Extreme Networks
12 4 (2.76%) Sophos
12 4 (2.76%) Thales
13 2 (1.38%) Altiris
13 2 (1.38%) CA
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