The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 43 39 30
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.27% 2.50% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 12.73% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £438 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +105.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £308 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £438 £271
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £313
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 110 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 13.20% 19.68% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 44
Median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 17
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.29% +9.67%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -1 5 £350 +27.27% 2
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) NetApp
5 8 (44.44%) SCCM
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) Sun
7 6 (33.33%) AIX
7 6 (33.33%) Solaris
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) J2EE
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
7 6 (33.33%) Six Sigma
7 6 (33.33%) iPlanet
7 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (33.33%) BEA
7 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) F5
7 6 (33.33%) BIG-IP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (33.33%) iPlanet
1 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) LDAP
5 2 (11.11%) FTP
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) NAS
5 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (11.11%) SSH
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Chief Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) HP Storage
1 3 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Grid Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) AIX
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Android
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
4 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) QMS
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) JSP 440
2 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 6 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
4 3 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (11.11%) OpenView
6 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) NetApp
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) BEA
5 6 (33.33%) F5
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 4 (22.22%) EMC
6 4 (22.22%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (11.11%) BMC
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos
7 2 (11.11%) Opsware
7 2 (11.11%) Qualys
7 2 (11.11%) Veritas
8 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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