Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 46 76
Rank change year-on-year -16 +30 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 139 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.50% 6.21% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.71% 13.46% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 95 13
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -18.60%
10th Percentile £210 £205 £208
90th Percentile £498 £433 £332
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £300 £263
% change year-on-year +16.67% +14.29% -18.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +103.64% -36.78%
10th Percentile £9.36 £24.55 £11.58
90th Percentile £46.99 £29.05 £15.33
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +86.67% +9.09%

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 309 1033 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.06% 46.12% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 731 216
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.84%
10th Percentile £223 £218 £234
90th Percentile £538 £476 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +13.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 76 36
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +4.67% +30.23%
10th Percentile £9.14 £14.88 £11.71
90th Percentile £45.66 £36.00 £43.38
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -53.57% +7.69% +85.71%

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 19 November 2017.

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

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) SCCM
10 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (20.00%) Migration
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) MSI
10 6 (20.00%) Citrix
11 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) XenServer
11 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (13.33%) Office 365
12 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
12 4 (13.33%) XenApp
12 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (13.33%) VMware
12 4 (13.33%) Degree
12 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
12 4 (13.33%) Solaris
12 4 (13.33%) DNS

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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) Modbus
3 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) VSAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MSI
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) IT Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Migration Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) SCCM Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) XP Rollout Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) PC Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) PC Rollout Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Solaris
7 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.33%) Debian
9 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
1 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Telematics
3 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) XenServer
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) XenApp
3 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) XenMobile
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.67%) WSUS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) PowerCLI
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) SafeCom
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
5 2 (6.67%) ThinPrint
6 1 (3.33%) AppSense
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Vyatta