The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 22 June 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
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 3.33% 0.79% 6.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 4.76% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £360 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -2.10% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year -18.07% +15.27%  

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 21 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 12.50% 16.67% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 17
Median daily rate £360 £373 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.35% -6.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £111 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £423 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £29.09 £21.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.30% +5.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware