Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 27
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.72% 0.88% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 2.94% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Peterborough median daily rate £260 - £290
10th Percentile £255 - £162
90th Percentile £282 - £418
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £305 £363 £313
% change year-on-year -15.86% +16.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Peterborough median hourly rate - - £23.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £10.38 £23.50
% change year-on-year - -55.85% -14.55%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 14.99% 29.96% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 15
Peterborough median daily rate £260 £270 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +58.82% -24.44%
10th Percentile £143 £101 £116
90th Percentile £309 £454 £458
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 35
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £36.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.27% +204.17% -17.24%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.35 £9.45
90th Percentile £28.43 £47.43 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +30.65% +129.63% -46.00%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (90.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (90.00%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Wireless
6 4 (40.00%) arcserve
6 4 (40.00%) CA
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (40.00%) Change Control
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (40.00%) HP Storage
6 4 (40.00%) Network Management
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) VMware

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Server Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Server Support
3 4 (40.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Network Support
4 3 (30.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) arcserve
3 4 (40.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) VMware