Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 52 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 -18 +45
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 34 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.97% 4.08% 7.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.30% 10.97% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 132
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £288 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.74% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £255 £181 £205
90th Percentile £438 £489 £499
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £308 £288
% change year-on-year +13.82% +6.96% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 21
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £14.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% +124.00%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -50.00% +97.46%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 258 310 1,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.89% 37.17% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 240 763
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -19.94%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £218
90th Percentile £550 £502 £476
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -18.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 74
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.86% -50.00% +13.13%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.41 £11.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.17 £36.85
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -14.81% -51.79% +30.23%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (79.17%) SC Cleared
5 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (75.00%) VMware
6 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (58.33%) DHCP
7 14 (58.33%) DNS
7 14 (58.33%) Citrix
7 14 (58.33%) XenApp
8 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 10 (41.67%) SAP
9 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
9 10 (41.67%) SCCM
9 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (37.50%) ITIL
10 9 (37.50%) HP
10 9 (37.50%) Clustering
11 8 (33.33%) Ivanti
12 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
12 7 (29.17%) Security Hardening
12 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) DHCP
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) 3G
2 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) GitLab
2 4 (16.67%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (16.67%) Mobility Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Server Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Server Support
3 3 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Clustering
2 6 (25.00%) PKI
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Android
4 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Phone
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) Security Hardening
3 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (58.33%) XenApp
4 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 6 (25.00%) SAP Afaria
2 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 6 (25.00%) XenMobile
3 5 (20.83%) Puppet
3 5 (20.83%) vMotion
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) VMware
3 14 (58.33%) Citrix
4 10 (41.67%) SAP
5 9 (37.50%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) Ivanti
7 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (25.00%) Apple
7 6 (25.00%) BMC
7 6 (25.00%) McAfee
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.83%) EMC
8 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
9 4 (16.67%) ThinPrint