The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 29 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
South Wales > Newport
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 36
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport - 2.94% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.68% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Newport median daily rate - £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
South Wales median daily rate £250 £200 £175
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newport median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate £10.00 - £11.00

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 Newport with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 31 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 12.96% 30.39% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 39 32
Newport median daily rate £195 £345 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.47% -5.47%  
10th Percentile £144 £125 £303
90th Percentile £438 £422 £450
South Wales median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Newport median hourly rate £54.00 - £14.00
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.45
% change year-on-year - +4.45%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newport