Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.29% 4.29% 3.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 12.20% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 12
Norfolk median daily rate £213 £468 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.55% +159.72% +2.86%
10th Percentile £206 £158 £157
90th Percentile £219 £500 £200
East of England median daily rate £273 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -22.14% +7.69% +35.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Norfolk median hourly rate - £13.50 £137.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -90.18% +623.68%
East of England median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year -21.21% -42.61% +15.00%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 67 123 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 19.36% 35.14% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 78 79
Norfolk median daily rate £300 £313 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +56.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £115 £149 £129
90th Percentile £443 £515 £491
East of England median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 21
Norfolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.95% -10.64%
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% -5.71% +6.06%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -9 1 £213 -56.41%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware