Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 October 2018 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 39 37
Rank change year-on-year -17 -2 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.13% 2.32% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.84% 9.46% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Portsmouth median daily rate £187 £111 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.47% -65.85% -16.67%
10th Percentile £119 £111 £286
90th Percentile £253 £330 £373
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +3.75% +18.52% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - £21.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £10.75 £17.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year -39.44% -1.39% -5.26%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 124 74 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 23.44% 24.50% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 79
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.79% +24.29%
10th Percentile £133 £113 £280
90th Percentile £535 £498 £540
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 4 27
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.46 £49.60 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.39% +3.69% -
10th Percentile £13.07 £46.21 £27.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £59.31 £53.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.63 £20.06 £34.00
% change year-on-year +2.82% -41.00% +94.29%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) WSUS
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (50.00%) PKI
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) NsoIT
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix