Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 17 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.43% 5.39% 5.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% 17.97% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 20
North Yorkshire median daily rate £210 £300 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +6.67% -13.46%
10th Percentile £161 £287 £115
90th Percentile £259 £338 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year -9.72% +20.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.76% -21.71% +25.00%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 128 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 24.64% 29.98% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 80 52
North Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £109 £108 £115
90th Percentile £488 £450 £401
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 25
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.75 £13.96 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +26.89% -18.52%
10th Percentile £10.68 £12.01 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.58 £15.05 £32.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84% -3.85%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in North Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
York -7 5 £210 -30.00%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CME
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint