Period
to 16 October 2018

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 6 months to 16 October 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 52 47
Rank change year-on-year -51 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 72 121 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.96% 3.45% 4.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.45% 12.76% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 99 106
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +18.52% -6.90%
10th Percentile £325 £252 £266
90th Percentile £469 £470 £515
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £10.75 £17.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.44% -1.39% -5.26%
10th Percentile £10.08 £11.00 £12.34
90th Percentile £11.50 £27.56 £20.78
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £19.33 £22.38
% change year-on-year -16.71% -13.61% +27.86%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 966 948 1,136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.29% 27.03% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 569 706
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £200 £174 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 64 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.63 £20.06 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.82% -41.00% +94.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.60 £47.26 £56.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.28
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -5.32%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 16 October 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
Basingstoke +17 13 £210 -39.13% 2
Winchester -9 13 £380 - 1
Southampton -24 11 £415 +33.87%
Hook -9 9 £463 +2.78% 1
Portsmouth -19 5 £269 +142.34% 3
Fareham 0 3 £422 +31.88%
Havant -9 2 £375 -
Aldershot -6 1 £415 -
Gosport - 1 £415 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
3 46 (63.89%) Windows Server
4 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 45 (62.50%) VMware
5 33 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (45.83%) PowerShell
6 31 (43.06%) Citrix
7 30 (41.67%) SCCM
8 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (31.94%) Hyper-V
10 23 (31.94%) DNS
11 22 (30.56%) XenDesktop
11 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
12 21 (29.17%) Windows 7
13 20 (27.78%) DHCP
14 19 (26.39%) SharePoint
14 19 (26.39%) Migration
14 19 (26.39%) Office 365
15 18 (25.00%) PKI
15 18 (25.00%) Firewall
15 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 16 (22.22%) SAN
16 16 (22.22%) Oracle
16 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (22.22%) Skype for Business
17 15 (20.83%) XenApp
17 15 (20.83%) NetScaler
17 15 (20.83%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 19 (26.39%) SharePoint
2 16 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
4 8 (11.11%) IIS
5 6 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (6.94%) Apache
7 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.78%) CMS
9 2 (2.78%) Confluence
9 2 (2.78%) Drupal
9 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (2.78%) WordPress
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.39%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.39%) Office 365
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (15.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (11.11%) Yammer
5 2 (2.78%) IaaS
5 2 (2.78%) PaaS
5 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) DNS
2 20 (27.78%) DHCP
3 18 (25.00%) Firewall
4 16 (22.22%) SAN
5 15 (20.83%) NetScaler
6 13 (18.06%) VLAN
7 12 (16.67%) Skype
8 8 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (11.11%) iSCSI
9 6 (8.33%) Internet
10 5 (6.94%) LAN
11 3 (4.17%) VPN
12 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
13 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (1.39%) CTI
13 1 (1.39%) NAS
13 1 (1.39%) PBX
13 1 (1.39%) VoIP
13 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.56%) MySQL
6 3 (4.17%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MSI
2 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) Toad
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.94%) Military
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) Analyst
3 5 (6.94%) Designer
3 5 (6.94%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) IT Support
3 5 (6.94%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Specialist
4 4 (5.56%) Architect
4 4 (5.56%) Developer
4 4 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 4 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (4.17%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) CSS
2 7 (9.72%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.94%) jQuery
4 3 (4.17%) Web Services
4 3 (4.17%) XML
4 3 (4.17%) XSLT
5 2 (2.78%) Ajax
5 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) LAMP
5 2 (2.78%) Middleware
5 2 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (1.39%) Kafka
6 1 (1.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) PKI
2 11 (15.28%) Clustering
2 11 (15.28%) Fat Client
2 11 (15.28%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) CESG
4 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.39%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.39%) IVR
4 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.39%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (63.89%) Windows Server
3 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 5 (6.94%) Linux
8 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.56%) Solaris
8 4 (5.56%) Unix
8 4 (5.56%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.78%) AIX
9 2 (2.78%) Debian
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Migration
2 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (18.06%) ITIL
4 11 (15.28%) High Availability
5 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.11%) Application Packaging
7 5 (6.94%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.56%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (4.17%) CRM
9 3 (4.17%) Demand Management
9 3 (4.17%) ERD
9 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (4.17%) NsoIT
9 3 (4.17%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.28%) SQL
3 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.56%) VBScript
5 3 (4.17%) Java
5 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) CCA
3 12 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.17%) MCSE
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.78%) ISEB
6 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
7 1 (1.39%) CCNA
7 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.39%) MCDST
7 1 (1.39%) MCP
7 1 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 33 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (31.94%) Hyper-V
5 22 (30.56%) XenDesktop
6 15 (20.83%) XenApp
7 13 (18.06%) XenServer
8 12 (16.67%) DFS Replication
8 12 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (9.72%) vSphere
10 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (1.39%) Docker
10 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (41.67%) SCCM
2 13 (18.06%) SCOM
3 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (6.94%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (6.94%) WSUS
7 2 (2.78%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.78%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 45 (62.50%) VMware
2 31 (43.06%) Citrix
3 16 (22.22%) Oracle
4 10 (13.89%) HP
5 9 (12.50%) McAfee
6 8 (11.11%) Dell
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco
8 6 (8.33%) Lumension
9 3 (4.17%) NetApp
10 2 (2.78%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.78%) Nintex
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.78%) Zend
11 1 (1.39%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.39%) Avaya
11 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.39%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.39%) Ivanti
11 1 (1.39%) Veritas