Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 20 November 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 > Newbury
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.94% 1.48% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 5.97% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Newbury median daily rate £300 £213 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% -48.48% +32.00%
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -5.80% +6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Newbury median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £43.28 £18.50
% change year-on-year -59.61% +133.95% +5.71%

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 Newbury with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 64 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 20.00% 24.72% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 12
Newbury median daily rate £350 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.72% -6.19%
10th Percentile £130 £275 £300
90th Percentile £585 £453 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Newbury median hourly rate £8.00 £38.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -78.95% +108.22% +7.35%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.88 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -7.50% -30.39% +26.76%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newbury

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Infoblox
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Nimsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CFEngine
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) API Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) CFEngine
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) Unicenter
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Infoblox
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Nimsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) SunGard