Period
to 24 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 24 July 2019 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 21 25
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford - 6.70% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 20.31% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Knutsford median daily rate - £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% -
Cheshire median daily rate £315 £335 £300
% change year-on-year -5.97% +11.67% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -40.48%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 40 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 23.95% 32.99% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 30
Knutsford median daily rate £418 £362 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.24% -13.74% -1.18%
10th Percentile £309 £315 £336
90th Percentile £495 £444 £563
Cheshire median daily rate £315 £360 £395
% change year-on-year -12.50% -8.86% -7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -3.70%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Knutsford

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Knutsford