The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 27 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich - 1.32% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.92% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £165 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -0.93% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.61
% change year-on-year -16.66% +12.87%  

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 Norwich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 47 51 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 35.88% 33.77% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 16
Median daily rate £168 £375 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.33% +82.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £165 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager