The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 37 37 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.40% 2.25% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 11.11% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £275 £249
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +10.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £275 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £310
% change year-on-year +8.00% +0.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -19.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 49 99 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 13.76% 20.25% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 44
Median daily rate £350 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 12
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -6.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) NetApp
5 7 (41.18%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) F5
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
6 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (35.29%) BEA
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (35.29%) iPlanet
6 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (35.29%) Six Sigma
6 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) Sun
6 6 (35.29%) AIX
6 6 (35.29%) Solaris
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) Java

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (35.29%) iPlanet
1 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) MQSeries
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) LDAP
5 2 (11.76%) FTP
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (11.76%) SSH
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) HTTP
6 1 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Chief Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) JSP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) HP Storage
1 3 (17.65%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) AIX
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Android
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Six Sigma
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) QMS
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) JSP 440
2 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
4 3 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (11.76%) OpenView
6 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) BEA
4 6 (35.29%) F5
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (35.29%) Sun
5 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
5 4 (23.53%) EMC
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) BMC
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) Cognos
6 2 (11.76%) Opsware
6 2 (11.76%) Qualys
6 2 (11.76%) Veritas
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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